Activities & off-campus events

Julian of Norwich’s Christian Humanism

Thursday, April 12, 2018

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Coeur de Catherine, Rauenhorst Ballroom

Attenda special lecture given by The Sister Mona Riley Endowed Chair in the Humanities 2018 Alumna Distinguished Scholar, Julia Anne Lamm ’83, Ph.D.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

About the Speaker

Julia Anne Lamm received a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from St. Catherine University, where she was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society and was a winner of the Mother Antonia McHugh Award. She went on to earn master’s and doctorate degrees in religious studies at the University of Chicago. A historical theologian and member of the Georgetown University faculty since 1989, one of Lamm’s specializations is Julian of Norwich (1343–1416). She has published several essays on the fourteenth-century mystic and theologian, and is working on a monograph on her doctrine of grace, entitled God’s Kind Love: Julian of Norwich’s Vernacular Theology of Grace.