Film, Video Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint

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Title
Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint
Summary
R. Andrew Chesnut discusses his book "Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint."
Event Date
February 22, 2012
Notes
-  R. Andrew Chesnut earned his Ph.D degree in Latin American History from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1995 and joined the History Department faculty at the University of Houston in 1997. He quickly became an internationally recognized expert on Latin American religious history. Chesnut was selected as the inaugural recipient of the Bishop Walter Sullivan Chair in Catholic Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2008.
Related Resources
Hispanic Division: https://www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/
Running Time
45 minutes 6 seconds
Online Format
video
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