Mysticism and Devotion Between the Cell and the World:
Carthusians and Jesuits in the Late Medieval and Early Modern Period

The Ruusbroec Institute (University of Antwerp),, and the Mystical Theology Network are organizing an international conference in Antwerp from 8-10 June 2023. The conference will be held in the context of the city festival and exhibition ‘Baroque Influencers’, an initiative of the Jesuit Heritage Foundation, the University Centre Saint Ignatius Antwerp (UCSIA), and the University of Antwerp. 



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When you register, you will receive a confirmation email with the payment information. Unfortunately, due to technical difficulties, it is currently only possible to pay via bank transfer. Please contact John Arblaster at if you are unable to pay via bank transfer. Please ensure that you use the correct transfer reference when transferring the registration fee. You will find this reference in the confirmation email.

Practical information

Venue: Prentenkabinet, Hof van Liere, Prinsstraat 13, Antwerp

How to book a hotel (please follow the steps in the right order)

  • Go to the online booking tool
  • First enter the code UAACB19 (in capital letters) and click on ‘Search’
  • Then enter the arrival and departure dates and click on ‘Search’ again
  • You’ll see an overview of all available hotels and their Best Available Rate -10%,  at that moment, including any conditions
  • Choose a hotel and book your room

With thanks to the Antwerp Convention Bureau (ACB)