THE VILLAGE AND RURAL SPIRITUALITY
between tradition and modernity
May, 6-8, 2019

Issta 2019

On behalf of the “1 Decembrie 1918” University, the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Alba Iulia, and its partners for this event,

the Organizing Committee is pleased to invite you to

the 18th International Symposium on Science, Theology and Arts (ISSTA 2019)

 on the main topic

 

THE VILLAGE

AND RURAL SPIRITUALITY

between tradition and modernity

 

The symposium will be held at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Alba Iulia, on

May, 6-8, 2019

 

having five different panels (please see details on the Home Page):

  1. Culture and  Rural Spirituality: converting, transforming, adapting;

  2. Ritual Behavior, education and the transfer of knowledge;

  3. Rural Legacy: past, present, future;

  4. Rural Europe: between globalization and urbanization;

  5.  Liturgical Art in the rural areas in Transylvania as compared to the areas of Byzantine tradition.

    invitation-th  ISSTA 2019

PARTNERS

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

  • Mihai HIMCINSCHI, “1 Decembrie 1918” University, Alba Iulia, Romania director of ISSTA 2019
  • Emil Jurcan, “1 Decembrie 1918” University, Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Jan NICOLAE, ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Mark J. CHERRY, Edward’s University, Austin, Texas, SUA
  • Ovidiu PANAITE, “1 Decembrie 1918” University, Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Corinna DELKESKAMP-HAYES, Freigericht, Germany (Director of European Programs, International Studies in Philosophy and Medicine)
  • Mariyan STOYADINOV, ”St. Cyril and St. Methodius” University, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
  • Lucian COLDA, “1 Decembrie 1918” University, Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Ana ILTIS, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Andrei DÎRLĂU, researcher, theologian, writer, editor, translator

 ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

  • Mihai HIMCINSCHI, PhD, Rev., Professor, dean of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology, “1 Decembrie 1918” University in Alba Iulia – director of ISSTA 2019
  • Jan NICOLAE,  ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Alin ALBU, ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Ovidiu PANAITE, ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Lucian COLDA, ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Răzvan BRUDIU, ”1 Decembrie 1918” University, Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia, Romania
  • Tiberiu APOLZAN, MA Theology, MA Economics, secretary of the Faculty of Theology in Alba Iulia

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