Conferenza su Santa Brigida di Svezia nella Roma Medioevale


21 NOVEMBRE 2023
18:00

 

Istituto di Norvegia in Roma
Viale Trenta Aprile 33
00153 Roma

La conferenza si terrà in inglese

St. Birgitta of Sweden in medieval Rome: On the trail of two English superfans, Cardinal Adam Easton and Margery Kempe, with Scholar in residence Prof. Laura Saetveit Miles, University of Bergen

Laura Saetveit Miles is a Professor in the British Literature Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Bergen (UiB), Norway. Her research areas are

  • Middle English, medieval religious culture
  • Marian studies, mystical and visionary literature, contemplative literature, monastic studies
  • British literature and culture,
  • Women writers and readers, feminism and gender studies, queer studies
  • Book history, paleography and codicology