Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Winter (Michaelmas) 2009

Week 2
(19 Oct)

The Cultural History of Enoch from Biblical Times to the New Age: A History of Ideas, Art and Literature

Prof György Szönyi
(University of Szeged, Hungary)

Week 4
(2 Nov)

Union with ‘Christ’ in Wagner’s Parsifal

Prof Richard H. Bell
(University of Nottingham)

Week 6
(16 Nov)

‘… in Which the Truth of the Christian Religion is Proved’: Handel’s Messiah as Christian Apologetics

Dr Tassilo Erhardt
(Roosevelt Academy, Utrecht University)

Week 8
(30 Nov)

Hussey Seminar
Imaging Salvation: An Imaginative Commentary on the Gospels of the Year

Rt Revd David Stancliffe
(Bishop of Salisbury)

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

Convenor: Dr Christine Joynes (Trinity)