Literature and Spirituality

5 ECTS / Semestre / Português
  • To provide the students with some basic knowledge about the spiritual dimension of Literature.
  • To provide the student with the basic competences for a contextualized personal reading of some writers relevant to the history of spirituality.
  • To understand the role of the spiritual dimension in the genesis of a literary culture and in the fruition of the literary text.
  • To provide (almost) direct access to some sources of Western spirituality and make students aware of their persistence throughout the history of literary creation.


Professor Auxiliar
Licenciado em Filosofia e Humanidades na Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP), Doutor em Teologia (Universidade Lateranense de Roma) e em Filosofia (FLUL…