Religion, Gender, and Empire Politics in the French Space during the Seventeenth and Eighteenth centuries

Moore Institute Seminar Room (203)

Date & Time
3rd December, 2010 @ 14:15:00

Professor Dominique Deslandres (University of Montreal)

Dominique Deslandres is Professeur Titulaire of History at the University of Montreal. She has published two monographs on French Catholic mission and settlement in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Canada, and has a particular interest in the socio-religious history of the Jesuits and the Oratorians. She is now working on the 'cultures of memory' in settler societies, and has a particular interest in issues relating to conversion, race and blood in eighteenth-century Canada and France.