Creation and Gender in Eriugena, Hildegard, and Hadewijch

When and Where

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 4:15 pm to 6:15 pm


Willemien Otten, University of Chicago


The Etienne Gilson Lecture, in honour of the founder of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies

Willemien Otten is Dorothy Grant Maclear Professor of Theology and the History of Christianity and Director of the Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion in the Divinity School at the University of Chicago. Her most recent book is Thinking Nature and the Nature of Thinking: From Eriugena to Emerson (2020). With Editor-in-Chief Karla Pollmann, she edited the three-volume Oxford Guide to the Historical Reception of Augustine (430-2000) (2013), and with Susan Schreiner Augustine Our Contemporary: Examining the Self in Past and Present (2018).  

In-person venue: Room 400, Muzzo Family Alumni Hall 121 St Joseph Street, University of St Michael's College at the University of Toronto

Zoom: Link; Meeting ID 817 9617 7243; Passcode 339610

A reception will follow the lecture in the Laurence K. Shook Common Room at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 59 Queen's Park Crescent East. All those attending the lecture must adhere to the appropriate public health and University guidelines.  

For further information, please contact Institute Secretary Cynthia Watson


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