Mapping the Global Moravian Network: Progress, Method, Methodology
Detail: Algemeene Kaart van de Colonie of Provintie van Suriname, c.1760, Moravian Archives Bethlehem, f.051.2.
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Vortrag

Mapping the Global Moravian Network: Progress, Method, Methodology

Jasper Ludewig

This lecture explores the place of architectural production within the elaborate corporate geography of the modern Moravian movement—a renewed pre-Reformation Protestant group established in eighteenth-century Saxony. The global Moravian network spanned to every continent except Antarctica and was developed over a period of more than two centuries. In addition to presenting the digital database and website produced during Jasper Ludewig’s tenure as a Fellow in the Architectures of Order LOEWE research cluster, this lecture will also ask how architecture facilitated the Moravians’ corporate governance as a transterritorial, extra-state organisation that operated alongside secular empire.

Mit dem Vortrag beendet Jasper Ludewig sein Fellowship im LOEWE Schwerpunkt „Architekturen des Ordnens“. Er war im Sommersemester 2021 als Fellow zu Gast. Der Vortrag findet virtuell (ZOOM-Link) und in englischer Sprache statt und wird aufgenommen.