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Friday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 303, JW Marriott

Scenes of Reading in Colonial Mexico

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A special session. Presiding: Rachel Stein, Columbia Univ.

1. “Weighed and Found Wanting: Moctezuma as Biblical and Native Reader in the ‘Crónica X’ Histories,” Heather Allen, Univ. of Mississippi

2. “Reading and the Question of the Other: The Politics of Public and Private Reading in Texts of Colonial Mexico,” Jorge Tellez, Univ. of Pennsylvania

3. “Ethnohistorical Reading in Colonial Mexico: Broaching New Methodologies in the Contextual Archive,” Anna Maria Nogar, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque

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