The New Christians of Spanish Naples

ImageWe are delighted to announce the publication of Peter Mazur’s new monograph, The New Christians of Spanish Naples, 1528-1671: A Fragile Elite. Peter’s book takes as its topic the teeming port city of Naples, under the control of Spain. Taking account of the effects of religious warfare and intolerance, Peter – a Research Fellow on the Conversion Narratives project – nonetheless reveals that the diverse population of Naples discovered surprising opportunities for co-existence and collaboration. Continue reading