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Conference in Peru. Ocopa: Religion, Science and Culture

Event Date: 
Monday, August 10, 2015 (All day) to Friday, August 14, 2015 (All day)

With the aim of continuing the celebration of the 290th anniversary of the founding of the Convent of Santa Rosa de Ocopa, a series of conferences on "Religion, Science and Culture" will be held in August in the cities of Huancayo and Lima.

This lecture series is recommended for anyone interested in the Franciscan history of the Americas. The conferences are scheduled for the week of Monday, August 10 through Friday, August 14, 2015, in Lima and in the Convent of Santa Rosa de Ocopa in Huancayo.

According to Fr. Jorge Cajo R., OFM, Superior of the Convent of Ocopa, this will be a momentous event that will gather renowned figures on the national and international levels who specialize in various disciplines in the fields of philosophy, history, anthropology, linguistics, and ethnography.

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