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A Day with Julian of Norwich and Margery Kempe

  • Course Dates: Thu 11 July, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

An opportunity to explore the distinctive voices and experiences of these two English women mystics.

This interactive workshop will uncover the depth of meaning and imagery in Margery Kempe and Julian of Norwich’s visionary writings. It will also introduce some aspects of medieval medical understandings to illuminate what it might mean to attain ‘spiritual health’.

Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries
aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception)

Please note that the tutor and date of this course has changed (was Tuesday 2 July) from earlier publicity.

Course Details

Date:
Thu 11 July
Time:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
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Tutor:
Laura Kalas Williamsresearches the writings of medieval female visionaries and devotional texts. She also works on the interaction of medicine and spirituality in the Middle Ages. Her forthcoming book is entitled Margery Kempe's Spiritual Medicine (Boydell and Brewer).
Course Code:
2590
Please Note:
The tutor and date of this course has changed from earlier publicity
Course Price:
£60, includes lunch and refreshments