IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 1513: Questions about Miracles

Thursday 17 July 2003, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:Hagiographic Society
Organiser:Sherry L. Reames, Department of English, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Moderator/Chair:Michael Goodich, Department of History, University of Haifa
Paper 1513-aThe Power to Heal - How Did the Saints Prove their Authority to Unbelievers?: Examples from Early Byzantine Miracle Collections
(Language: English)
Ildikó Csepregi, Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Index terms: Byzantine Studies, Hagiography, Language and Literature - Greek
Paper 1513-b'Touched by Your Presence': How Royal Was the 'Royal Touch' in 12th-Century English Vitae?
(Language: English)
Joanna Huntington, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York
Index terms: Hagiography, Historiography - Modern Scholarship, Medicine, Political Thought
Paper 1513-cAuthorizing the Supernatural: A Curialist's Analysis of Some English Miracles around 1318
(Language: English)
Ronald C. Finucane, Department of History, Oakland University, Michigan
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Hagiography, Manuscripts and Palaeography, Theology