Religion, Saints & Sex: A Symposium in Honor of Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski

September 20, 2019 (All day)


Gabriella Baika (Florida Institute of Technology), “The Wrath of Agobard of Lyon and Its Cosmic Implications”
Daisy Delogu (University of Chicago), “Responses to Death: The Case of Louis d'Orleans”
Charles-Louis Morand-Métivier (University of Vermont), “On the Power of Footnotes: Chronicles, Emotions, and the Case of Charles VI”
Lori Walters (Florida State University), “Did Jean Molinet get it right?: Jean Gerson and Christine de Pizan” 
Kevin Brownlee (University of Pennsylvania), “Christine de Pizan in the Heures de Contemplation: Theology, Narrative Structure, the First-Person Voice, and the Female Gender” 
Karen Adams (Independent Scholar), “Saints and Demons in Tristan de Nanteuil

Paula Kane (University of Pittsburgh), “Thinking Supernaturally from Gerson to Thurston”


Departments of Religious Studies, French & Italian, English
Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program
Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Program
Humanities Center
European Studies Center



Location and Address

501 Cathedral of Learning