For the Hagiography Society, I have organized a panel on “Global Sanctity” for the 2015 International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo.
Global Sanctity: Demons and the Demonic
“Biographical Episodes from the Life of Iblis, the Islamic Satan, as Narrated in Islamic Historical, Exegetical, and Other Literary Sources”
Aram Shahin, James Madison University
“Relics Possessed by Demons: Inter-confessional Conflict in Medieval Syriac Hagiography”
Liza Anderson, Yale University
“The Devil Made Me Do It: Hrotsvit’s Theophilus and Basilius”
Sarah Bogue, Emory University