47th International Congress on Medieval Studies (2012)

Session Title

Noble Suffering

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Medica: The Society for the Study of Healing in the Middle Ages

Organizer Name

Gerard P. NeCastro

Organizer Affiliation

Univ. of Maine-Machias

Presider Name

Wendy J. Turner

Presider Affiliation

Augusta State Univ.

Paper Title 1

Splitting Disciplinary Difference: Negotiating Shared Theories of Pain Perception in Scholastic Medicine and Theology

Presenter 1 Name

Donna Trembinski

Presenter 1 Affiliation

St. Francis Xavier Univ.

Paper Title 2

Redemptive Suffering: Medieval Mystics and the Representations of Pain

Presenter 2 Name

Sharmain van Blommestein

Presenter 2 Affiliation


Paper Title 3

Sympathetic Suffering: Alleviating Suffering through the Life of Saint Margaret

Presenter 3 Name

Michael Heyes

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Rice Univ.

Start Date

13-5-2012 8:30 AM

Session Location

Fetzer 2016

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May 13th, 8:30 AM

Noble Suffering

Fetzer 2016