Kavod on the Road: Conversos & the Inquisition: Notes from Portugal & New Spain

wed21feb1:00 pmwed2:00 pmKavod on the Road: Conversos & the Inquisition: Notes from Portugal & New Spain

Time

(Wednesday) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm(GMT-07:00)

Location

Denver JCC

Event Details

Explore the persecution of conversos (New Christians of Jewish origin) by the Spanish and Portuguese Inquisitions of the sixteenth century. Based on Dr. Rebecca Wartell’s current research, we will learn about the experiences of women and men accused of secretly practicing Judaism in Portugal and New Spain (Mexico) through Inquisition records and family correspondence.