Past Event

In Search of the Ancients: Etymology between Spain and the New World

March 3, 2022
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Online Event

Valeria López Fadul (Wesleyan University), Seth Kimmel (Columbia University) and Pier Mattia Tommasino (Columbia University) will discuss the tools through which sixteenth-century Spanish scholars, missionaries, and officials under the patronage of the royal court sought to extract knowledge about the empire’s American territories by researching local languages. 

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European Institute