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Danielle Abdon to speak at four conferences this spring

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Danielle Abdon (PhD anticipated May 2020) will be giving four papers this spring:

College Art Association: “Latrines and Sewers for the Sick Poor: Waste Management in Italian Renaissance" (supported by the Dean of Tyler School of Art and Architecture)

Renaissance Society of America: "The Hospital de las Cinco Llagas: Negotiating Physical and Spiritual Health in Sixteenth-Century Seville”

Mid-Atlantic Graduate Student Symposium: “The Hospital Real de Todos-os-Santos: Infrastructures of Health in Renaissance Lisbon" (supported by the Art History Department)

Society of Architectural Historians: “Tradition and Local Needs in Early Colonial Hospital Architecture", for which she received the Scott Opler Graduate Student Scholar Fellowship to cover my conference travel and expenses.