“An Evening with Abbess Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179): Mystic, Composer, Healer” Date: Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009 Time:7:00 p.m. Location:Union Lounge, Sensenbrenner Student Union (2nd floor), St. Norbert College
Edward L. Risden
"Hildegard as Intellectual: The Spiritual and Creative Muse" Edward L. Risden
Professor of English
St. Norbert College
"SOUL OF VISION: Hildegard's Music"
Associate Professor of Music
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Abbess Hildegard of Bingen, a contemporary of St. Norbert, was one of the most extraordinary and creative intellectuals of the twelfth century. The presentations this evening will explore different facets of this remarkable woman’s life and work, and her powerful continuing legacy today.