Centre for Reception History of the Bible

Seminar Series: The Bible in Art, Music and Literature

Spring (Hilary) 2017

Week 2
(23 Jan)

Disraeli and the Bible: Deuteronomic Themes in Alroy (1833)

Dr Megan Kearney
(University of Oxford)

Week 4
(6 Feb)

The Middle English Life of Job: Bible Translation, Poem or Play?

Dr Cathy Hume
(University of Bristol)

Week 6
(20 Feb)

Biblical Art in Oxford: Engaging with the Work of Artist Nicholas Mynheer

Nicholas Mynheer
(University of Oxford)

Week 8
(6 Mar)

The Language of the Millennium: Sacred Texts, American Prophets and the Question of the English

Prof David Holland
(Harvard University)

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


Convenor: Dr Christine Joynes