Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Winter (Michaelmas) 2011

Week 1
(10 Oct)

Jars and Tears: How the Magdalene Embodies the Book of John

Prof Diane Apostolos-Cappadona
(Georgetown University, Washington DC)

Week 2
(17 Oct)

Picturing John's Island: Visual Interpretations of Patmos

Mr Ian Boxall
(University of Oxford)

Week 4
(31 Oct)

Hussey Seminar
Beyond Search Engines: The Medieval Bible in Liturgy and Preaching

Dr Eyal Poleg
(University of Edinburgh)

Week 5
(7 Nov)

Bibles before the year 1000: Issues of Materiality

Prof Michelle Brown
(University of London)

Week 7
(21 Nov)

Erotic Spirituality and Blake's 'Last Judgement'

Dr Susanne Sklar
(Northwestern University, Evanston, IL)

Mondays: 5pm

Seminars take place at 5pm in The Danson Room at Trinity College, Oxford, except for weeks 4 and 5 which take place in the Sutro Room at Trinity.


Convenor: Dr Christine Joynes (Trinity)