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Saturday, 27 October 2012

Anselm Event - Update

'Saint Anselm of Canterbury and His Legacy'
The Aula, Blackfriars Hall, St Giles, Oxford
Thursday, 15 November, 2012 at 5 p.m.

Blackfriars Hall, Oxford, is holding a special event to launch the book, Saint Anselm of Canterbury and His Legacy, edited by Giles E. M. Gasper and Ian Logan, and published by the Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, Toronto, and the Institute of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Durham University.

The editors will give two short papers -
Dr Giles Gasper, Durham: Anselm and the Bible: Narratives of Exile
Dr Ian Logan, Blackfriars: Some suggestions concerning the origin of the phrase, 'that than which nothing greater can be thought'

Followed by a wine/soft drinks reception.
Copies of the book will be available at discounted prices.
If you would like to attend the event, please let me know by clicking on the 'contact me' button above and completing the form.

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Friday, 19 October 2012

Advance notice

‘Saint Anselm of Canterbury and His Legacy’
The Aula, Blackfriars Hall, St Giles, Oxford
Thursday, 15 November 2012, 5.00 p.m. 

To launch the book of the same title, commemorating the 900th anniversary of Anselm’s death, with an update on some of the current developments in Anselm studies.
Followed by a wine/soft drinks reception.

Speakers will be the editors of the volume:
Giles Gasper - Durham University
Ian Logan - Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford

All the welcome. 

Recent Publications - October 2012


R. Hofmeister Pich, Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109): Philosophical Theology and Ethics, Brepols, Turnhout 2012.
Papers from the Third International Conference of Medieval Philosophy in Port Alegre, Brazil, 02-04 September 2009.