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

September 20, 2019 (All day)

Presenters and Titles:

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”

Sponsors:

Department of French and Italian
Department of English
Wilmer Lectureship in Christian Studies in the Department of Religious Studies
Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program
Humanities Center
European Studies Center
Distinguished Professor Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski

Program is available here. 

This event is free and open to the public.

 

Location and Address

501 Cathedral of Learning