Simposio
The Fourth International Monastic Symposium. Monasticism and Economy: Rediscovering an Approach to Work and Poverty
martedì 7 giugno 2016 - venerdì, 10 giugno 2016
Pontificio Ateneo S. Anselmo
Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta, 5
00153 Roma
Tuesday, June 7

16:30
Greetings:
Juan Javier FLORES ARCAS OSB, Rector of the Pontifical Ateneo Saint Anselm in Rome

16:45
Notker WOLF OSB
Between Monasticism and Economy - From the Experience of an Abbot

17:45
Mark SHERIDAN OSB
From Antony to Benedict: The Shaping and Evolution of the Monastic Ideal of Poverty

19:15
Vespers with the monastic community of Sant’ Anselmo


Wednesday, June 8

9:00-10:45
ORIENTAL MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Izsák Bàan OSB

Marc MALEVEZ
The work, pain and œuvre in the first part of the Mission of Paphnutius/Life of Onuphrius
Ötvös Csaba
Creation and Economy: Divergent concepts of work in the early monastic traditions
Daniel LEMENI
A “Miraculous Economy”: The Rural Patronage of Shenoute of Atripe
Barbara CROSTINI
The Work of the Artist: Icon Production as Appropriate Monastic Activity and Source of Income
Manuela SCHEIBA
Production and Teaching of Icon Painting. A Current Experience at St Gertrud's Abbey, Alexanderdorf

NON-CHRISTIAN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Stefano VISINTIN OSB

Anthony John LAPPIN
Eurasian Monasticism in the Early Medieval Marketplace
Paolo TRIANNI
Elogio del lavoro inutile. Osservazioni sulla dialettica azione-contemplazione tra monachesimo cristiano e monachesimo indu-buddhista

10:45-11:00
Coffee break

11:00-12:45
ORIENTAL MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Izsák Bàan OSB

Artur OBłUSKI
The economy of monasticism in the peripheries of Christian world. A view from medieval Nubia
Daniel Oltean
Le «prix» de l’habit monastique à Byzance. Recherches sur les dons des postulants à l’entrée au monastère
Anastasia Preobrazhenskaya
“If riches increase, set not your heart upon them”: The Vow of Non-possession versus Real Monastic Practices (a case study of the 17th century Muscowy)

GOOD PRACTICES
Presiding:
Isabelle JONVEAUX

Karin Niederwimmer, Birgit Feldbauer-Durstmüller
Controlling the entrepreneurial activities in monasteries
Stefania PALMISANO
The contradictions of monastic success. A case-study
John HERBERT OSB
With eyes fixed on heaven...and the bottom line! The spiritual and economic sustainability of New Norcia, a town like no other

Lunch

15:30-16:45
WESTERN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Manuela SCHEIBA

Brian HEFFERNAN
Sint vobis omnia communia. Conceptions of religious poverty among the Dutch Augustinian Friars, 1886-2006
Wim VANDEWIELE
Economy and quality of monastic community life challenged by societal transitions. An ethnographic case-study of the Trappist community of the Abbey of Sint-Sixtus

GOOD PRACTICES
Presiding:
Stefania PALMISANO

Carla Galeazzi, Carlo Germani, Mario Mazzoli
Some examples of enhancement of the underground heritage relevant also for the Monastic Structures
Schmitz Stefan, Augustinus Fries OSB
Möglichkeiten der Kooperation eines Wirtschaftsunternehmens mit einer Abtei am Beispiel des Kloster Ettal

16:45-17:00
Coffee break

17:00-18:45
WESTERN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Manuela SCHEIBA

Alba Serino
Cistercian ruins: an archeological approach to the study of work and poverty
Antoni Albacete i Gascón, Margarida Güell i Baró
«... confesso y regonesch...». El control de las rentas en un monasterio cisterciense femenino a finales del siglo XVIII: Santa Maria de Valldonzella
Michaela Pfeifer OCist
Alloggiare, sfamare, provvedere. Due volti femminili dell’economia cisterciense

MONASTIC INSPIRATIONS
Presiding:
Stefania PALMISANO

Katharine Massam
Work, Idleness and Leisure: towards a monastic ethic of time and productivity
Giuseppe MASTROMATTEO, Stefano Solari
Coping with poverty: The evolution of capitalism in Western countries and in the world periphery


Thursday, June 9

9:00-10:45
WESTERN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Aquinata Böckmann OSB

Matheus Coutinho Figuinha
The Subsistence of Martin of Tours’ Marmoutier
Cornel Dora
Poor and the Sick in Early Medieval Saint Gall

MONASTIC INSPIRATIONS
Presiding:
Bernard Sawicki OSB

Marcin Jewdokimow
A monastery as a local resource – practices and narratives of economization of monasteries in local contexts
Sergio Bini
From the Rule of Saint Benedict to Total Quality Management: on the search to the cultural beginning of the most modern and e ectiveness model of the organization management

10:45-11:00
Coffee break

11:00-12:45
BENEDICTINE MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Aquinata Böckmann OSB

Giorgia Maria Annoscia, Chiara Carloni, Giulia Maggiore
Monasticism and economy: the monastic dependencies of Santa Maria of Farfa and SS. Benedict and Scholastica of Subiaco (Lazio)
Izsák Bàan OSB
Il “proprium” benedettino. Riflessione antropologico-teologica sulla proprietà alla luce della tradizione monastica

MONASTIC INSPIRATIONS
Presiding:
Bernard Sawicki OSB

Ryszard Kołodziej
What contemporary Managers can learn from Benedictine Monks?
Birgit Feldbauer-Durstmüller, Ksenia Keplinger
Corporate governance and leadership from a monastic Perspective: A Literature Review
John H. Smith
Living by Godly Wisdom: Monasteries and Management in an age of Corporatization

Lunch

15:30-16:45
BENEDICTINE MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Bernhard Eckerstorfer OSB

Aquinata Böckmann OSB
Monasticism and economy in the horizon of a poor Church and the Church of the poor: Some guidelines taken from the Rule of St. Benedict
Manuela SCHEIBA OSB
Fixing and Crossing Boundaries. The Regula Benedicti in Contrast to Economism

MONASTIC INSPIRATIONS

Presiding:
Sergio Bini

Bernard Sawicki OSB
Monasticism and brand - a precarius dialogue. Some observations at the interface between sociology, economy and theology
Pier Luigi Sacco, Giuseppe MASTROMATTEO
The meaning of value, and the value of meaning: reflections on choice, behavior, and the economics of affluent societies

16:45-17:00
Coffee break

17.00-18.45
WESTERN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Bernhard Eckerstorfer OSB

Marco Casazza, Paolo de Vingo, Emanuela Mercuri
Latin Christian Monastic Communities as Socio-Ecological Systems: a framework for understanding both the past and the present importance of monastic work and economy
Lorenzo Saraceno OSBCam
Campus amabilis. Ambiente, lavoro e contemplazione nella tradizione eremitica camaldolese

MONASTIC INSPIRATIONS
Presiding:
Isabelle JONVEAUX

Philippe Nouzille OSB
Povertà e forma-di-vita: rilettura delle regole monastiche da Giorgio Agamben
Thomas Quartier OSB
Monastic Theology as Public Voice against Economic Injustice

Festive supper

21:00
Concert in the Basilica of Sant’Anselmo


Friday, June 10

9:00-10:45
WESTERN MONASTICISM
Presiding:
Paolo TRIANNI

Roberto Limonta, Riccardo Fedriga
Penuria nominum e rectitudo del linguaggio: L'economia della parola in Sant’Anselmo
Bernhard Eckerstorfer OSB
Work versus or for monastic life? Observations about the perils and opportunities of labora today

PANEL: MONASTICISM OUTSIDE EUROPE
Isabelle JONVEAUX, University of Graz, Austria
Katrin Langewiesche, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany

10:45-11:00
Coffee break

11:00
Final lecture
Ewa Wipszycka-Bravo
Quando lavoro e carità hanno cominciato a far parte della vita dei monaci egiziani?

12:15
CONCLUDING PANEL
Presiding:
Thomas Quartier OSB
Towards a new economic understanding, inspiring the world through the Church

Lunch