Medieval Church and Culture

Convenors: Sumner Braund (St John’s), Lorenzo Caravaggi (Balliol), Amy Ebrey (St John’s) Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Type: Seminar Series
Timing: Tuesdays at 17.00
Organising department: Faculty of Theology and Religion

Talks:

Tuesday 29 October 2019 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

A Marriage of Convenience, Doomed from the Start? The Dominicans and the University of Oxford
Date: 29 October 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Cornelia Linde (German Historical Institute)
Venue: Harris Manchester College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TD
Venue Details: Charles Wellbeloved Room
Organiser: Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 5 November 2019 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Beginning mendicant medicine: English Franciscan views of healing, c.1250
Date: 5 November 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Peter Jones (King's College Cambridge)
Venue: Harris Manchester College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TD
Venue Details: Charles Wellbeloved Room
Organiser: Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 12 November 2019 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Precepts, Counsels, and Caritas: Nicholas Trevet and the Rule of St Augustine
Date: 12 November 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Amy Ebrey (St. John's College, Oxford)
Venue: Harris Manchester College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TD
Venue Details: Charles Wellbeloved Room
Organiser: Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 19 November 2019 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Reading and Reform among Cistercian, Benedictine, and Dominican nuns in the Late Middle Ages
Date: 19 November 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker s: Henrike Laehnemann (St Edmund's Hall, Oxford), Godelinde Perk (Modern Languages, Oxford)
Venue: Harris Manchester College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TD
Venue Details: Charles Wellbeloved Room
Organiser: Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 26 November 2019 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Word and Sacrament: the De Brailes Bible Missal (Bodleian Library, MS Lat.bib.e.7) and the Dominican Liturgy
Date: 26 November 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Innocent Smith O.P. (University of Regensburg)
Venue: Harris Manchester College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TD
Venue Details: Charles Wellbeloved Room
Organiser: Lesley Smith (Harris Manchester)
Hosts: TBA

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