Akindynos’ Role in the Hesychast Controversy
Friday/Saturday, 15th-16th March 2019
UniS, Schanzeneckstrasse 1, CH-3012 Bern, Room B-102
This workshop examines the Hesychast Controversy and its protagonists in 14th-century Byzantium. It particularly focuses on Gregory Akindynos, Gregory Palamas’ fiercest but least known opponent. The workshop is organised by the Research Group of the Swiss National Science Foundation Project “Akindynos and Palamas in Dispute on Divine Energies” and will bring together various international specialists in the field for the first time.
The workshop is open to the public.
Participation is free, but we would like to ask you to register by sending a message to [email protected]