Denison Museum Discusses Bibles and Buddhas
Date of Event: December 3, 2009
Posted: November 19, 2009
“When Bibles Meet Buddhas, the British Raj and American Baptists in Burma” is the title of the lecture that will be given at 4:30 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 10, in the Denison Museum (240 West Broadway). The lecture is free and open to the public.
Natalie Marsh, the director of the Denison Museum, will deliver the talk, which will explore the relationship of political power and cultural prestige to amassing of collections. The focus will be on key objects on display in the Denison Museum exhibition, “Baptists in Burma.”
(Please note: This lecture was originally scheduled for Dec. 3)
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville — “When Bibles Meet Buddhas, the British Raj and American Baptists in Burma” at 4:30 p.m., on Thur., Dec. 10, in the Denison Museum (240 West Broadway). The lecture is free and open to the public.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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