The Reformation and the Individual

April 4, 2018

The 25th Annual William E. and Miriam S. Blake Lecture in the History of Christianity

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018, 7:30 PM, Cabell Library, 901 Park Avenue, Room 303

See the Cabell Library event page for details:


Susan Karant'Nunn is a social and cultural historian of the Reformation. She is author of five books on Reformation history and editor or co-editor of six more, along with some seventy academic articles and essays. Her recent books employ a variety of innovative perspectives to explore the complex histories of the Reformation, including The Personal Luther (Brill, 2017), The Reformation of Feeling (Oxford University Press, 2010), and the Reformation of Ritual (Routledge, 1997). Dr. Karant-Nunn is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, and was appointed a Regents' Professor at the University of Arizona in 2009.

The lecture honors William E. and Miriam S. Blake and is presented annually by a renowned scholar. The lecture is upported by an endowed fund established by family, friends, colleagues and those who enjoyed the History of Christianity course which Professor Blake initiated at VCU. 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of this lecture series.