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Thursday, April 18, 2019 3:00 PM5:00 PM
Douglas Winiarski, Professor of Religious Studies and American Studies at the University of Richmond, will speak on "Faith and Futility in Josiah Cotton's New England, 1700-1760" at the Colonial Society of Massachusetts. Winiarski is author of "Darkness Falls on the Land of Light: Experiencing Religious Awakenings in Eighteenth-Century New England," for which he was awarded the 2018 Bancroft Prize by Columbia University and the 2018 Peter J. Gomes Memorial Book Prize by the Massachusetts Historical Society.