Constant is a specialist in medieval religious history and thought, and Director of the Centre for Religious Studies, Monash University. He is internationally known as author of The Lost Love Letters of Heloise and Abelard: Perceptions of Dialogue in Twelfth-Century France (2nd edn, Palgrave Macmillan, 2008) and of many studies of their contemporaries, including the German visionary and musician, Hildegard of Bingen. He is currently completing a monograph on the invention of theology in medieval Europe, 1000-1300. He is deeply committed to promoting religious literacy in a multi-religious society, and thus to interreligious dialogue. At first year level, he teaches ATS1041 World religions and ATS1040 Religions and society. He also supervises graduate research in a wide range of fields within religious history.Read more about Constant Mews's research
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Beyond a rebuild
More than an architectural marvel, it remains to be seen if the damaged Notre-Dame will be caught up in the divisions of French society, or play a role as a symbol of unity.