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New Media in 16th Century MexicoFebruary 24, 2014 3:00 PMKetner Auditorium, Sykes Learning Center, Queens University of Charlotte Main Campus
Free and open to the public
This talk by Dr. Angela Rajagopalan, a professor at UNC Charlotte, explores how the indigenous artist-scribes, or tlacuilos, of 16th and early 17th-century colonial New Spain responded to changing societal conditions, including new ways of recording and consuming knowledge. Sponsored by Queens' Center for Latino Studies and the Department of World Languages.
Over the past two decades, Charlotte, NC has been experiencing a fundamental demographic restructuring. Traditional economic and social constructs, built around African-American and White populations, have been challenged by a new stream of Hispanic immigrants. View Event