Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Spring (Hilary) 2003

Week 2
(27 Jan)

Bible Illustration c.800-1100: Why Bibles when Bibles and Gospel Books when Gospel Books

Prof Henry Mayr-Harting
(Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Christ Church, Oxford)

Week 4
(10 Feb)

'I have understanding as well as you':19th-century Being with a Biblical Voice

Prof Valentine Cunningham
(Professor of English Language and Literature, Corpus Christi College, Oxford)

Week 6
(24 Feb)

Beyond the Apocalyptic Cult: Kandinsky's Legitimacy within the Prophetic Tradition

Mr Ben Morse
(Courtauld Institute of Art, London)

Week 8
(10 Mar)

Exploring the Role of Early Medieval Chant as a Reading of the Biblical Text

Dr Emma Hornby
(Lecturer in Music, Christ Church, Oxford)

Mondays: 5pm
The Danson Room, Trinity College, Oxford


Convenors: Prof Chris Rowland (Queen's) Dr Christine Joynes (Trinity)