Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Spring (Hilary) 2007

Week 2
(22 Jan)

'To wirke sum god thing on Inglisse': Vernacular Theology at the End of the English Middle Ages

Prof Vincent Gillespie
(University of Oxford)

Week 4
(5 Feb)

'Whither our Saviour Christ is gone before': Bringing the Bible to life in Liturgy and Architecture

Revd Dr Allan Doig
(University of Oxford)

Week 6
(19 Feb)

Stress and Scripture: the use of the Bible in the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins

Prof Paul Fiddes
(University of Oxford)

Week 8
(5 Mar)

What kind of woman is this? A discussion of Luke 7:36-50 in the light of Dante Rossetti's "Mary Magdalene at the door of Simon the Pharisee"
('Biblical Women and their Afterlives' series)

Revd Dr Rachel Nicholls
(University of Cambridge)

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


Convenor: Very Revd John Drury (All Souls)

‘Biblical Women and their Afterlives’ is a series funded by the AHRC