Conferenza su Santa Brigida di Svezia nella Roma Medioevale

21 NOVEMBRE 2023


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