Avis Clendenen, PhD. will discuss the influence of medieval theologian Hildegard on the work of psychiatrist Carl Jung as part of Saint Xavier University’s Theology South lecture series at 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 2, in SXU’s Butler Reception Room, 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL.
In her lecture, “Hildegard in Jung: Encountering a Wise Old Woman & a Wise Old Man,” Clendenen will discuss the correlation between Hildegard and Jung. A question and answer session will follow.
Clendenen is chair of the Religious Studies Department at SXU and is the author of Experiencing Hildegard: Jungian Perspectives and coauthor (with Troy W. Martin) of Forgiveness: Finding Freedom through Reconciliation.
The program is from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. and is open to the public. Admission is $6. Coffee will be available beginning at 9 a.m. For more information, please contact Donatta Yates at (708) 422-1635.