IMC 2008: Sessions

Session 1014: Nature and the Sacred

Wednesday 9 July 2008, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:Centro de Estudos Clássicos e Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Organiser:António Manuel Ribeiro Rebelo, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Moderator/Chair:António Manuel Ribeiro Rebelo, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Paper 1014-aThe Desert Ascetical Experience and the Worldly Representation of Vanity in the Middle Ages
(Language: Français)
Nuno Sérgio Machado Fonseca, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais & Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Index terms: Philosophy, Religious Life, Theology
Paper 1014-bInto the Wilderness: Asceticism, Exile, and Piety in Merovingian Narrative Sources
(Language: English)
Hans Stegeman, Independent Scholar, Zoetermeer
Index terms: Hagiography, Historiography - Medieval, Mentalities, Political Thought
Paper 1014-cA Diuinus heros: Natura hominum et uita socialis
(Language: English)
Carlota Maria Lopes Miranda Urbano, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Index terms: Hagiography, Language and Literature - Latin, Religious Life, Theology
Paper 1014-dNature in Portuguese Medieval Latin Hagiography
(Language: English)
António Manuel Ribeiro Rebelo, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Index terms: Hagiography, Language and Literature - Latin, Rhetoric
Abstract

This session will deal with the relationship between nature and religious life.