Lecture: "Borderlands Saints: Reflections on Secular Sanctity and La Santa Muerte"


Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies auditorium

desiree martin

Desirée Martín
University of California, Davis

Professor Martín is author of the award-winning new book, Borderlands Saints (Rutgers University Press), which examines the rise and fall of popular saints and saint-like figures in the borderlands of the United States and Mexico.

This talk is sponsored by the Department of American Studies, the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism, and the Institute for Latino Studies.