"Stigmata as Object of Rivalry and Target of Doubt from St. Francis to Padre Pio" — Gábor Klaniczay (Central European University)

Gábor Klaniczay is Professor of Medieval History at the Central European University in Budapest and works on heresy, sainthood, visions, stigmatics, magic, and witchcraft in medieval and early modern Europe. He was awarded the 2016 International Prize for History by the Comité international des sciences historique. More recently he has become a spokesperson in defense of the CEU against attacks on it by the Orban government.

Sponsors: Department of History, Townsend Center for the Humanities, Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
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3335 Dwinelle Hall