Bernhard Brown & Gold Room
Saturday, May 15, 2010, 3:30-5:00pm
Organizer and Presider: Gregor A. Kalas, University of Tennessee–Knoxville
How important were the arts–buildings, reliquaries, paintings, sculptures, manuscripts–in spurring devotion, particularly at the moment of the creation of a new cult or the transportation of an extant cult to a new location?
"Newly Constructed Antiquity: Saturn in Late Fourth-Century Rome"
"Speaking to the Martyrs of Rome in the Early Middle Ages"
"The Virgin in the Garden: The Making of a Pilgrimage Site in Medieval Venice"