Mysticism and Devotion Between the Cell and the World: Carthusians and Jesuits in the Late Medieval and Early Modern Period

The Ruusbroec Institute (University of Antwerp),, and the Mystical Theology Network are organizing an international conference in Antwerp from 8-10 June 2023. The conference will be held in the context of the city festival and exhibition ‘Baroque Influencers’, an initiative of the Jesuit Heritage Foundation, the University Centre Saint Ignatius Antwerp (UCSIA), and the University of Antwerp.

Keynote Speakers:
- Amy Hollywood
- Robert Maryks
- Gemma Simmonds
- Evelyne Verheggen

Conference website & Registration:

- John Arblaster (
- Stephen J. Molvarec SJ (
- Tom Gaens (

All conference sessions will take place in the Prentenkabinet, Hof van Liere, Prinsstraat 13, Antwerp.