Brian Moreno

Brian Moreno
  • Graduate Student

Contact Info

Wescoe Hall, Room 2015
Office Hours:
Mon. 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (Zoom)
Wed. 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (In-person)


I study the spiritual encounters that occurred in sixteenth-century Mexico between the Spanish and the native Nahua. Specifically, I look at the ways in which both "sides" perceived, received, transferred, adapted, and adopted Christianity.

Advised by Robert Schwaller

Selected Presentations

Presenting at the KAW Valley Conference in September. 

Title: Unearthing Spiritual Conflict in Early Colonial Mexico: The Motolinia Paradox.