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Dr Frances Reynolds speaking at Food & Ritual Conference

February 14, 2014 @ 00:00
Dr Frances Reynolds, Senior Research Fellow in Oriental Studies at St Benet’s Hall, is an invited speaker at the conference ‘Food and Ritual: Ancient Practices, Modern Perspectives’ at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 19-21 March 2014. This international, interdisciplinary conference is on the religious uses of food in ancient Greece and Rome, Mesopotamia, the Hebrew Bible, and South and South-east Asia. Her lecture will be on ‘The Edible Body: Conceptions of...

Oxford Sierra Leone Initiative (OxSLI) Internship Opportunity

February 10, 2014 @ 00:00
The Joint Common Room of St Benet’s Hall Oxford Sierra Leone Initiative (OxSLI)  The Oxford Sierra Leone Initiative (OxSLI) is an initiative of the Joint Common Room of St Benet's Hall, University of Oxford, which began in the Summer of 2013.  For further details on this initiative, please click here .    ...

Visit from Peter Sutherland, KCMG, our newest Honorary Fellow, 29 January 2014

January 30, 2014 @ 13:21
On Wednesday 29th January, St Benet’s Hall warmly welcomed our newest Honorary Fellow, Peter Sutherland KCMG, who took time to engage with our students, senior members and monastic community over tea.  Mr Sutherland discussed the British position in Europe, before taking questions from students on Europe's future.    ...

December 2013, Times Higher Education Interview with The Master

January 20, 2014 @ 00:00
The Times Higher Education Supplement interview, 12 December 2013.   "St Benet’s: fellowship of the ecumenical table".   Journalist Matthew Reisz talks to the Master of St Benet's Hall, Professor Werner G Jeanrond. To read the article online, click   here.    ...