Anmeldelse Rotswitha

Posted on May 19, 2014

Tønsbergs Blad Fredag 16.mai 2014 En reise i tid Teater Anmeldelse Fredrik Rütter _______________________________________________________________________________________ «Rotswitha» Av: Gandersheim/Anne Helgesen Kattas Figurteater Ensemble Sem kirke Ved første øyekast er det ikke helt enkel å se forbindelseslinjene mellom Grunnlovsjubileet og fortellingen om Rotswitha av Gandersheim. Selv om forestillingen inngår i Vestfolds fylkes feiring av jubileet, er det ikke […]

Acting sacred words – Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (935 – 1000) written by dr.art Anne Helgesen

Posted on May 15, 2014

She was the first poet of Saxony. She was the first Catholic playwright. She was the first female German historian. But when her work of 8 legends, 6 plays and 2 epics were rediscovered by the German humanist Conrad Celtis in 1494, the name Hrotsvit[i] of Gandersheim was unknown to all scholars. Even as late […]