Ruusbroec Memorial

Every year the Ruusbroec Institute commemorates Jan van Ruusbroec's death on 2 December 1381 by organizing the Ruusbroec Memorial Day. A small colloquium is organized on a Friday afternoon as close as possible to 2 December.

Ruusbroec Memorial 2017: Female mystics (in Dutch)

Date: Friday 1 December 2017 (14.00-18.00)

Location: UAntwerpen - Hof Van Liere - De Tassiszaal - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerpen 

Organisation / co-organisation: Ruusbroec Institute and UCSIA 

Participation is free, but registration is requiered.

Programm

Welcome and introduction
Veerle Fraeters, director of the Ruusbroec Institute

Marguerite Porete
Marleen Cré, Université de Lausanne and voluntary member of the Ruusbroec Institute

Performance: Marguerite Porete and Maria Petyt
Annemarie Estor

Maria Petyt
Elisabeth Hense, Titus Brandsma Instituut, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

Theresia van Lisieux
Kristof Smeyers, Ruusbroec Institute

Performance: Theresia van Lisieux and Simone Weil
Annemarie Estor

Simone Weil
Willem Lemmens, Universiteit Antwerpen

Panel debate
Moderator Luc Braeckmans, director UCSIA

Reception

Contact

daniel.ermens@uantwerpen.be
+32 3 265 57 80

Organisation

Organisation