Symposium – Daniel Wollenberg – Medieval Radicalism

UT English/Writing Professor, Daniel Wollenberg, recently presented, “Medieval Radicalism: Social Justice and Reform in the European Middle Ages,” to Honors students. Dr. Wollenberg argued that there were radical social reformers throughout Europe during the Middle Ages and much of the radicalism was driven by the growing centralization of power in the hands of the Catholic Church. It was also often the Catholic Church that forcefully and violently attempted to eradicate these social reformers.

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