Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Spring (Hilary) 2012

Week 2
(23 Jan)

Art and the Exegete

Prof J. Cheryl Exum
(University of Sheffield)

Week 4
(6 Feb)

Pacino di Bonaguida's "Tree of Life": Interpreting the Bible in Paint in Early Fourteenth Century Italy

Prof Philip Esler
(St Mary’s University College, London)

Week 6
(20 Feb)

Hussey Seminar

Beyond Search Engines: The Medieval Bible in Liturgy and Preaching

Dr Eyal Poleg
(University of Edinburgh)

Week 8
(5 Mar)

The Theology of Bach’s Johannespassion

Michael Sommer
(University of Oxford)

Seminars take place at 5pm in
The Danson Room, Trinity College, Oxford


Convenors: Dr Susanne Sklar & Dr Christine Joynes (Trinity)