Alison Weber

Alison Weber

WSRP Research Associate 1998–99

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University of Virginia

Research project

The Fortunes of Ecstasy: Teresa of Avila and the Discalced Carmelite Reform

A study of how Theresa of Avila attempted to institutionalize a spiritual magisterium for women within the Discalced Carmelite Reform, and how her ideas were perceived and transmitted by her followers.


HDS 2238: Gender and Sanctity: The Example of Teresa of Avila (Fall 1998)

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