Lectures “Witches avant la lettre”

From 26 October 2021 to 24 April 2022, you have the chance to discover a new selection of manuscripts from the Library of the Dukes of Burgundy as well as the thematic focus “Witches avant la lettre at the KBR museum.

The thematic focus is complemented by a series of lectures in collaboration with ULB Culture. Discover the series of lectures that delve deeper into the themes of the focus on this page.

You need a Covid Safe Ticket to participate in the lectures. 

 

Féminismes et sorcières : histoire d’une idylle, histoire d’une exposition (FR)

Lecturers: Valérie Piette and Nathalie Lévy (curators of the exhibition “Witches” de ULB Culture)

When? Saturday 27 november at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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Heksen, horror en hoeren? Over de werkelijkheid achter de verhalen van vrouwen in de “donkere middeleeuwen” (NL)

Lecturer: Jelle Haemers (KU Leuven)

When? Saturday 4 December at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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La construction de l’image de la sorcière au Moyen Âge (FR)

Lecturer: Maxime Gelly-Perbellini (EHESS and ULB)

When? Saturday 11 December at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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La “chasse aux sorcières” à l’écran : entre discours féministes et antifeminists (FR)

Lecturer: François Dubuisson (ULB)

When? Saturday 18 December at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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Christine and the Bitches… La querelle des femmes au XVe siècle (FR)

Lecturer: Tania Van Hemelryck (UCLouvain)

When? Saturday 15 January at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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Vrije/Vrijende vrouwen. Vrouwelijke “sodomie” in de Zuidelijke Nederlanden (NL)

Lecturer: Jonas Roelens (UGent)

When? Saturday 29 January at 11 a.m.

Where? Auditorium, KBR

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If you have any questions for the speaker that you would like to be answered during the conference, please send them by e-mail to vasb@xoe.or