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Bridging Cultures: "The Ornament of the World" Bookmark and Share

Sep 23

4:30 p.m. @ Lackey Chapel
Free, no ticket required

Kimbel Library and the Jackson Family Center for Ethics & Values
Bridging Cultures: Connected Histories
THE ORNAMENT OF THE WORLD
How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain
Michael McVaugh, University of North Carolina Luke DeMaitre, University of Virginia
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4:30 p.m.
Lackey Chapel

This book discussion series explores the intersection between Eastern and Western philosophies, values, economies and cultures from a historical perspective. Author and Yale University Professor Maria Menocal explores the varied culture of the Muslims, Jews and Christians who lived together under the imperial Andalusian rule from the eighth to the 15th centuries.

Admission: Free (No ticket required)

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