Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Boethius in Kalamazoo

2018 INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS

The Congress Committee for the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 10-13, 2018) has approved two sessions to be sponsored by the International Boethius Society with the following titles:

1. Boethius in Medieval France and Spain

2. Teaching Boethius (A Roundtable)

Approved Sponsored and Special Sessions are listed in the call for papers on the Congress website:

www.mich.edu/medievalcongress

Please send paper proposals for 20-minute papers to Philip Edward Phillips, Secretary, International Boethius Society, at philip.phillips@mtsu.edu, by September 15, 2017.

The Society will also host its annual business meeting and reception at the Congress. All are invited to attend.


2017 INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS

The International Boethius Society sponsored a session on “Boethius’s De consolatione philosophiae: Reception, Translation, and Influence” at the 52nd International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, May 11-14, 2017. Congratulations to all on a wonderful session!

Philip Edward Phillips (Middle Tennessee State University), Organizer and Chair

Chancing Analogic Thought in Boethius’s De consolatione philosophiae
Sister Lucia Treanor, FSE (Grand Valley State University)

“Jewels in a Crown of Lead”: The Consolatory Structure of Coleridge’s Boethian Biographia Literaria
Anthony G. Cirilla (Niagara University)