All are welcome at a series of workshops sponsored by the European Research Council funded project, ‘Authority and Innovation in Early Franciscan thought (c. 1220-45)’, which is directed by Dr Lydia Schumacher, Senior Lecturer at King’s College London and Visiting Fellow at All Soul’s College. The workshops will explore in depth the Summa Halensis, a collaboratively authored text by early Franciscan scholars, which laid down their intellectual tradition for the first time.
- Boyd Taylor Coolman (Boston College): Trinitarian Theology in the Summa Halensis,
- Giles Gasper (University of Durham): The Doctrine of Creation in the Early Franciscans and Robert Grosseteste,
- Lesley Smith (University of Oxford): William of Auvergne, Bishop of Paris 1228-1249: Sermons to the Brethren,
- Theo Kobusch (University of Bonn): The Summa Halensis: Towards a New Concept of ‘Person’,
- Hubert Philipp Weber (University of Vienna): Sin and Grace in the Summa Halensis,
- Ayelet Even Ezra, (Hebrew University of Jerusalem): The Organizing Principles of the Summa Halensis,
- Stephen F. Brown (Boston College): Methodology in the Summa Halensis,
- Amanda Power (University of Oxford): Roger Bacon, Adam Marsh and Franciscans at Oxford,
To register, please contact Tom J. Savage at least 2 weeks in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org. Lunch will be provided to workshop participants on a first-come, first-served basis, so register early!
- The Summa Halensis: Towards a New Concept of ‘Person’,