Thursday, 29 December
465. Comparative Spirituality: Old and Middle English Texts and Traditions
1:45–3:00 p.m., Wilson C, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Robin J. Norris, Southeastern Louisiana Univ.
1. “Origins and Affectivity: Reconceptualizing the Study of Medieval English Spirituality, Early and Late,” Allen J. Frantzen, Loyola Univ., Chicago
2. “From Bede to Alfred and Beyond: The Changing Shape of Anglo Saxon Spirituality,” Scott DeGregorio, Univ. of Michigan, Dearborn
3. “Imitatio Christi: Anselm of Canterbury and Militant Christology,” Christina M. Heckman, Augusta State Univ.
Respondent: Denise N. Baker, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro
For copies of abstracts, visit www.umd.umich.edu/~sdegreg.