Join us on Thursday 3 December from 5.30 - 7.00 p.m. at Campion Hall to celebrate St. Omers Press' publication of a careful facsimile of the catalogue of the Collegio Romano by the 17th century Jesuit polymath Athanisus Kircher, SJ.
Born in 1992, Hamish Dustagheer completed undergraduate studies at the Royal College of Music, London in summer 2014, graduating with First-Class Honours and awarded the Keyboard Prize. He studied with Gordon Fergus-Thompson (concert pianist) and Sophie-Véronique Cauchefer-Choplin (organist of Saint-Sulpice, Paris) and has remained under their tutelage to this day. During his time at Royal College he achieved examination and competition success, as well as obtaining the Fellowship of the Royal Schools of Music.
The Campion Hall community warmly welcomes Jesuit alumni in Oxford to an informal end-of-term drinks reception on Friday of 7th Wk.
Part of the extended Jesuit family? Stop by Campion Hall Friday, 27 Nov. to say hello and enjoy a drink.
We recently talked with Campion Senior Research Fellow and Archivist Prof. Peter Davidson about his upcoming book, The Last of the Light: About Twilight, out from Reaktion Books this December. Below Professor Davidson answers a few questions about the inspiration and scope of this “cultural history of twilight.”
Emilio Travieso, SJ, is a DPhil student in the Oxford Department of International Development working under Dr. Laura Rival. He does research in partnership with grassroots organizations that are building sustainable, healthy, and just food systems. Below is the first in a series of reports from the field where Emilio will explain his work and its place in the larger Jesuit mission.
The Right Not to Migrate
Three talks around the Art and Theology of Christmas
Heaven and Earth in Little Space
The final talk will take place on
Writing for the Jesuit blog Thinking Faith, Master of Campion Hall Rev. James Hanvey, SJ, recently reviewed the new 'Macbeth' film adaptation starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard.
You can find the review by clicking HERE.
Travis LaCouter, MSt student in theology at the Hall, also published a review of the new film in the American magazine First Things.
The first Michaelmas 2015 session of the Campion Readings in Philosophy and Religion convened on Friday 23 October. The group discussed an early chapter of German philosopher Robert Spaeman's book Persons; subsequent chapters have been discussed in coming weeks.
These interdisciplinary discussions are open to the Oxford community. Please consider joining us Fridays at 4.00 pm at Campion Hall in the Seminar Room. Please email email@example.com if interested.