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Sensory Worlds: Iberian Empires and Other Senses

Saturday, October 5, 2013,

Dogwood Room, IMU

Sensory Worlds: Iberian Empires and Other Senses

October 4-5, 2013
Dogwood Room, IMU

A conference focused on the sensual complexity of Iberian cultural life, from the influential theory of the senses proposed by Cordoban philosopher Averroes, to the confluence of textual and plastic forms characterizing Golden Age Theater, to the exotic sights and fragrances that confronted travelers and captives like Columbus and Cervantes.