SEMINARS FSCIRE | 17-18 July 2018 | h 9-18
Christopher M. Bellitto
“Reconsidering Medieval Church Reform: Words and Works”
The seminar lectures and Latin textual studies will explore the roots, legacy, and historiography of medieval “reformatio in capite et in membris”.
Texts include Carolingian capitularies, conciliar canons, Nicolas de Clamanges’ “De ruina et reparatione ecclesie”, Pierre d’Ailly’s “Speculum considerationis”, and Paolo Giustiniani and Pietro Querini’s “Libellus ad Leonem Decimum”
*Christopher M. Bellitto Ph.D. is Professor of History at Kean University in New Jersey (USA). A church historian with a specialty in medieval church reform, he is the author of ten books, including the companion volumes Renewing Christianity and The General Councils. He is also series editor in chief of Brill’s Companions to the Christian Tradition