Hear a lecture by Rosalyn La Pier, December 7, 2012, 6:00 pm at the East Faculty Area, Mansfield Library
Rosalyn is interested in the confluence of science and religion. Her current research is a historical study of the intersection between religion and traditional ecological knowledge of the Blackfeet tribe, utilizing archival records, published ethnographic sources and oral history. Her research explores how religious belief informs people’s understanding and use of their environment. She is also interested in Progressive Era history.