Louise Nelstrop is a College Lecturer in Theology at St. Benet’s Hall, Oxford University and a Tutor in Theology at Glasgow University. Her research focuses on medieval theology and mysticism, particularly the English Mystics. She has edited a number of essay collections that explore the taxonomy of mysticism for Routledge (Contemporary Theological Explorations in Christian Mysticism series). Most recently, Mysticism in the French Tradition: Eruptions from France, with B.B. Onishi (Routledge, 2015). She has also written an introduction to Christian Mysticism, Christian Mysticism: An Introduction to Contemporary Theoretical Perspectives with K. Magill and B.B. Onishi (Routledge, 2009) and published a number of articles on the English Mystics. She is co-convenor of the Mystical Theology Network.
1. What is your definition of mysticism?
I research medieval mysticism, particularly how it manifests in England in the 14th and 15th centuries. The term ‘mysticism’ Lire la suite