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Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bennington

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108 School St
Bennington, VT 05201 United States

January 2020

A History of the Concept of Race

January 26
2:00 pm
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The first European to divide the peoples of the world into distinct races, in the seventeenth century, claimed that the Sami people of northern Scandinavia were one of four races on earth, How did such a bizarre distinction among groups of people develop into one of the most historically significant ideas of the modern world? Professor William Edelglass will trace the intellectual history of the concept of race in the West, from its prehistory to today. Read More »


February 2020

Directing Mystery Plays: Panel Discussion and Potluck Brunch

February 22
11:00 am

Mystery plays can be a uniquely challenging project, even for experienced directors. Director Eric Peterson and others will discuss and illuminate these challenges. Bringing a dish to share is recommended, but not a requirement to attend. Read More »

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