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2023 Zeman Lecture
September 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us for the 2023 Zeman Lecture on Monday, September 18 at 3pm, hosted by Acadia Centre for Baptist and Anabaptist Studies
Every second September ACBAS hosts a lecture designed to enrich our understanding of Anabaptist thought and history. The lecture is named in memory of Baptist historian and former Acadia Divinity College professor Jarold K. Zeman.
This lecture will be hosted via Zoom – register below to receive the link.
Dr. Nina Schroeder-van ‘t Schip will be speaking on “Mennonites and the Dutch Art World: Faith and Visual Culture in the Dutch Republic.”
About Dr. Nina Schroeder-van ‘t Schip
Dr. Nina Schroeder is an art historian and postdoctoral researcher with the Doopsgezind Seminarium at the Faculty of Religion and Theology. She is conducting interdisciplinary research on Dutch Mennonite life, representation, and artistic engagement in the early modern period. In her doctoral research she investigated the representations of early Anabaptism in Dutch art (“Heretics and Martyrs: Picturing Early Anabaptism in Visual Culture of the Dutch Republic,” PhD Dissertation, Queen’s University, 2018). Her current research interests include Dutch Golden Age painting, early modern print history, and Mennonite social networks within the Dutch art marketplace. Dr. Schroeder is on the planning committee of the ACHHP (Amsterdam Centre for the History and Heritage of Protestantism) and she is a Doopsgezinde Historische Kring board member. Dr. Schroeder is also the coordinator of the VU’s undergraduate minor, “Peace Theology and Anabaptist-Mennonite Traditions.”