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Talk: The Spanish Legacy in the Southwest

Thursday, May 17, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
El Paso Museum of History
510 N. Santa Fe St.
El Paso, TX 79901
knoedlerjm@elpasotexas.gov
(915) 212-3163

Talk: The Spanish Legacy in the Southwest

Lessons from the Past, Looking Towards the Future, is a lectures series and collaboration with UTEP. Dr. Ignacio Martinez, Assistant Professor of History specializing in colonial Latin America and the Spanish Borderlands will speak about the settlement and colonization of the Southwest by Spain during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Focusing on the nuances and contradictions inherent in the military and religious efforts to colonize this area, as well as discuss some of the more recent debates surrounding the legacy of Spain in the Southwest. 

Enjoy this program free of charge

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