Colloque – St. Augustine’s ‘De Civitate Dei’ Political Doctrine, Textual Transmission and Early Medieval Reception

KU Leuven International Colloquium

Organizing committee: Marina Giani, Gert Partoens, Anthony Dupont

This conference will be held digitally through Microsoft Teams. A link will be sent to all registered participants a day in advance.

Please register here: https://forms.office.com/r/a6KR1xRqxV

For any further information, feel free to contact marina.giani@kuleuven.be

Programme :

Program
Wednesday, 26 January

9:00 Welcome & Introduction: G. Partoens – M. Giani

Session 1. Augustine and His Antecedents
Chair: A. Dupont

9:30 J. Lagouanère
, L’auctoritas de Cicéron et de Salluste chez Augustin et ses contemporains 10:00 E. Piergiacomi, A Christianized Scipio. Cicero’s Theory of Justice in Augustine and in the Early Church Fathers
10:45 Coffee break

11:15 S. Feddern, Augustine’s Use of Vergil’s Aeneid in the First Book of De civitate Dei 11:45 G. Catapano, Defining the City: Augustine between His Latin Antecedents and His Medieval Followers
12:30 Lunch

Session 2. The Manuscript Transmission
Chair: G. Partoens

14.00 M. Giani
, Köln 75 and Cambrai 350, Two Carolingian Witnesses of De ciuitate Dei
14:30 J. Aguilar Miquel, The Book XIII of De civitate Dei: A Philological Approach through Its Earlier Manuscript Tradition
15.15 Coffee break
15.45 E. Colombi, Il De civitate dei tra filologia e storia della trasmissione
16:15 J. Delmulle, Un « nouveau » témoin du De ciuitate Dei du VIe siècle : l’Expositum in Heptateuchum de Jean Diacre

Thursday, 27 January

Session 3. Politics, Eschatology, and Linguistics
Chair: M. Lamberigts

10:00 T. Toom
, Babel, Translations, and Polysemy in Augustine’s civ. Dei XV-XVIII
10:30 A.-I. Bouton-Touboulic, Le livre XIX, clé de voûte de la pensée politique d’Augustin dans la Cité de Dieu ?
11:00 M.-A. Rakotoniaina, Tales of a Vanishing Kingdom: The Sabbath and the Politics of Time in Augustine’s De civitate Dei
12:00 Lunch

Session 4. The Earliest Reception: Africa, Italy, Southern Gaul
Chair: J. Aguilar Miquel

14:00 T. Clemmons
, After Augustine: The Reception of De ciuitate dei in North Africa
14:30 R. Macchioro, Augustine’s De Civitate Dei as a Source for Preaching. An Inquiry on Its Use and Reception in Late Antique and Early Medieval Latin Sermons
15:15 Coffee break
15:45 R. Villegas Marín, The Reception of De civitate Dei in Late Antique Gaul
16:15 C. Blunda, Gennadius of Marseilles’s De viris illustribus and the Southern Gallic Reception of De civitate Dei

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