Zaidee Creel Williams Lecture - Dr. Vasudha Narayanan
"From Angkor to Atlanta: Architecture and Performance in Global Hindu Traditions," presented by Dr. Vasudha Narayanan Distinguished Professor, Department of Religion, University of Florida; Past President, American Academy of Religion; Former President, Society for Hindu-Christian Studies.
Dr. Narayanan was educated at the Universities of Madras and Bombay in India, and at Harvard University. She is currently working on Hindu temples and traditions in Cambodia. Her other fields of interest are the Sri Vaishnava tradition; textual, visual and expressive cultures in the study of the Hindu traditions; and Hinduism and the environment.
She is the author or editor of seven books and numerous articles, chapters in books, and encyclopedia entries.
Lecture is free and open to the public. For information, call 434.544.8645.