Office Hours with Dr. J. Lorand Matory

Interested in learning more about the Sacred Arts of the Black Atlantic? In this video James Marsh Professor-at-Large, J. Lorand Matory, Professor of Cultural Anthropology at Duke University discusses some of the items that will be included in the exhibition at the Fleming Museum this fall. Check it out!


Plaster Statue of the Afro-Brazilian Goddess Iemanjá, Sacred Arts of the Black Atlantic Collection (SABA), Duke University

Here you will find information about the lectures and other events that will take place in Burlington, Vermont in connection with the Fleming Museum’s exhibition Spirited Things: Sacred Arts of the Black Atlantic. Follow the links below to see the various events that will take place at the Fleming Museum, UVM, and Champlain College. Additional information about these events will be posted here so please be sure to check regularly.

Lecture Series: Religious Objects and Embodied Practices in the Black Atlantic

Fleming Museum Programs and Other Events