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CITL: Mapping the Evangelization of the Southwest, 1755-1815 | CITL

Nov 15, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

On-Campus - E.W. Fairchild-Martindale Library

Ilena Key, Library & Technology Services

Please join us for a presentation by the 2016/17 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellow, Monica Najar, on her project “Mapping the Evangelization of the Southwest, 1755-1815.”  Using GIS, Professor Najar’s project maps evangelical Baptist churches in the Upper South.  Using the founding of Baptist churches (the fastest growing evangelical sect) as a marker, this project uses mapping tools to compare and understand the geographic growth of evangelical churches in relationship to the expansion of civil authority.

Location: CITL Commons (EWFM 370)

Presenters: Presenter: Monica Najar, Associate Professor Department of History