“‘The Welser-Phantom’: How has the Welser Colony in Venezuela been remembered?”
Lecture and book presentation with livestream
26 May 2023, 16:00-18:00
Location: Fugger und Welser Erlebnismuseum, Äußeres Pfaffengässchen 23, 86152 Augsburg
The renowned researcher Dr. Giovanna Montenegro (Binghamton University/SUNY) will present her latest book on the memory of the Welser colony at the Fugger und Welser Erlebnismuseum. She thereby contributes to the reflection of postcolonial memory culture in Augsburg and beyond.
Organized in cooperation with the Fugger-und-Welser-Erlebnismuseum and as part of the project “Struggles of interpretation in the coloniality of peace” at the BMBF-funded research network Conflicts.Meanings.Transitions.