Theology of the Icons: An Introduction
Perioder: Modul 1 (28/8—3/11)
The course examines theology and history of pictorial art in the Eastern Church. Considerable
emphasis is given to the Eastern Christian understanding of the role of the icon in liturgy and
private prayer. A comparative study is made between the main trends of Eastern and Western
religious pictorial art.
Half distance course with teaching in Uppsala October 2 to 6, 9 am to 1 pm.
Instructor: Taras Tymo