Blog Post Engl. 328 (Las Casas)

Imagine yourself as a 16th century Spanish reader of Las Casas’s A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (1542).  What combination of feelings might you have reading the book? Would you be prone to trust him? Dismiss him? Explain what parts of the text would resonate with you most, and why.  Please respond in 50 words by 9/15 at 12:00 pm.