IMC 2009: Sessions

Session 118: The Heretics' Bodies and Souls

Monday 13 July 2009, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Organiser:Gerhard Jaritz, Institut für Realienkunde, Universität Salzburg, Krems / Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Moderator/Chair:Gerhard Jaritz, Institut für Realienkunde, Universität Salzburg, Krems / Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Paper 118-aFrom 'carnalis concubitus' to 'heretica pravitate': Sexual Sin and Heretical Crime in the Inquisition Records of Jacques Fournier (1318-1325)
(Language: English)
Irene Bueno, European University Institute, Firenze
Index terms: Daily Life, Ecclesiastical History, Sexuality
Paper 118-bThe Heretic's Body: Punishment of the Corpse to Purify Christendom?
(Language: English)
Romedio Schmitz-Esser, Abteilung für Mittelalterliche Geschichte, Historisches Seminar, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Index terms: Daily Life, Ecclesiastical History, Religious Life
Paper 118-c'... qui eum vel discipulos suos hussitas calcitraret ...': Building a Hussite Community in 15th-Century Moldavia
(Language: English)
Cristian Nicolae Daniel, Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Index terms: Daily Life, Ecclesiastical History, Mentalities, Social History
Abstract

The session will deal with the context of material and non-material/spiritual sides of life concerning the perception and evaluation of heretics in late medieval society. Particular emphasis will be put on various aspects of the role of the body in this respect.