Latin Sources of the Summa Halensis

25 - 28 June 2018 13:00 - 13:00
Wharton Room, All Souls College

Alexander’s Commentary on the Rule in Relation to the Summa
Neslihan Senocak

From Lex aeterna to the Leges addictae: John of La Rochelle and the Summa Halensis
Riccardo Saccenti, University of Bologna

Prayer and Place in the Summa Halensis: Franciscan Identity and Emplacement
Timothy J. Johnson, Flagler College

The Eucharist in Early Franciscan Tradition
Marcia L. Colish, Yale University

The Identity between the Soul and its Powers in the Early Franciscan School
Ana Irimescu, Institut de histoire et de recherche des textes, Paris

Providence and Causality in the Summa Halensis
Corey Barnes, Oberlin College

The Two Principles in the Summa Halensis
David D’Avray, University College London

Universals in the Summa Halensis
Antoine Côté, University of Ottowa

All are welcome at a series of workshops sponsored by the European Research Council funded project, ‘Authority and Innovation in Early Franciscan thought (c. 1220-45)’, which is directed by Dr Lydia Schumacher, Senior Lecturer at King’s College London and Visiting Fellow at All Souls College. The workshops will explore in depth the Summa Halensis, a collaboratively authored text by early Franciscan scholars, which laid down their intellectual tradition for the first time.

To register, please contact Tom J. Savage at least a week in advance at Lunch will be provided to workshop participants on a first-come, first-served basis, so register early!

QUESTIONS? Please contact Lydia Schumacher at