A celebration of living theology: Engaging with the work of Andrew Louth

Venue: Durham University - Department of Theology & Religion

Location: Durham, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jul 09, 2012 End Date/Time: Jul 12, 2012
Registration Date: Apr 02, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 02, 2012
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Durham University in conjunction with the Department of Theology and Religion will be hosting the conference ‘A celebration of living theology: Engaging with the work of Andrew Louth’ on 9-12 July 2012 at Durham University. The conference aims to celebrate the work of Andrew Louth in the areas of Patristics, both Western and Eastern, Modern Theology and Theology as Life, as well as explore its reception outside the English-speaking world. The plenary papers will be collected into a Festschrift to be published after the conference.

The confirmed plenary speakers are: Antoine Arjakovsky, Lewis Ayres, Jane Baun, John Behr, Augustine Casiday, Mary Cunningham, Pavel Gavrilyuk, Thomas Graumann, Cyril Hovorun, John Milbank, Norman Russell, Kallistos Ware and, of course, Andrew Louth.

Short papers of twenty minutes are welcome in the areas of:

Patristics, Byzantine Fathers, Latin Fathers, Modern Christianity, Theology in Context (Theology in relation with the Arts, Society and Politics) and The Reception of Andrew Louth’s work outside the English-speaking world.


Additional Information

The conference fee is GBP£140. This includes registration, a buffet lunch on the final day, and tea and coffee throughout. Accommodation is not included, but many of Durham’s colleges offer accommodation and there are many B&B’s nearby (see conference site for more information).