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St Teresa of Avila 1515-2015

Writer, mystic, saint

An interdisciplinary conference to celebrate the quincentenary of her birth

Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road, Oxford

27-28 March 2015

Speakers include:

  • Gillian Ahlgren
  • Matt Blake
  • Elena Carrera
  • Trevor Dadson
  • Jeremy Roe
  • Víctor García de la Concha
  • Eddie Howells
  • Iain Matthew
  • Pat Mullins
  • Joana Serrado
  • Peter Tyler
  • Rowan Williams

Please click here for the conference timetable.

Please click here to book for the conference.

Three events will be open to the public:

  • Rowan Williams’s lecture, 'Teresa of Avila as a reader of the gospels'
  • A liturgical celebration in the Roman Catholic Chaplaincy (readings, music and meditation)
  • A concert of sacred choral music by Iberian composers of the period conducted by Owen Rees, in The Queen’s College Chapel

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