UMass Amherst and Holyoke Community College scholars will speak at "The Americas in the Renaissance Conference" on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Renaissance Center.
The talks include:
Barry Levy, History, “When the Yankee was Fierce: Militarism in Massachusetts.”
Kate Freedman, History, “Cultivating Inner and Outer Plantations: Quaker Networks of Family, Faith, and Trade in the British Atlantic.”
Mason Lowance, English, “Millennialism in Early American Literature and Theology.”
George Ashley, “The Native People of Southern New England In the 16th and 17th Centuries.”