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13:15 - 13:55 13 March 2014

Lunch Hour Lecture: Medieval languages of persuasion

Location

Darwin Lecture Theatre, access via Malet Place | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Dr Antonio Sennis, UCL History

Divine letters, supernatural visions and apocalyptic curses were often successfully employed by medieval clerics to persuade their counterparts to do what they wanted them to do. This lecture will explore how these tools of persuasion responded to a Medieval cultural logic.


Contact

Catherine Dean
020 3108 3839 | c.dean@ucl.ac.uk


Links

Click here to watch this lecture live on the day at 1.15pm


Negotiating religion