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PUBLIC LECTURES
  Wednesday, September 28, 2005 14:00 p.m.

Informal meeting with Karl F. Morrison (Rutgers University)

Faculty Tower, Room #409

 



Lessing Professor of History and Poetics; At Rutgers Since 1988
PhD, Cornell University (1961)
MA, Cornell University (1957)
BA, University of Mississippi (1956)

Research interests:
His research has always centered on the history of ideas. He has worked on the history of political thought, on historiography (especially Church history), and on the mechanics of tradition. His work began in the early Middle Ages (western Europe), and he retains a continuing enthusiasm for research in that period. Currently, He is studying the history of Christian art in western Europe from the beginning until (arguably) its death in the nineteenth century

Publications:
“I am You": The Hermeneutics of Empathy in Western Literature, Theology and Art., Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1988.
History as a Visual Art in the Twelfth-Century Renaissance., Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1990.
Understanding Conversion., Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1992.
Seeing the Invisible in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages., Co-editor, Turnhout: Brepols, 2005



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