The Antichrist - A Separate Path of the Occident? (2013)

Length: 13min 22sec

“The Antichrist is not a myth”, states Gian Luca Potestà in the introduction to his compendium in the university library at Erlangen on 5 February 2013. Tracing the figure of the Antichrist in Medieval Europe and in dialogue with Sinologists reflecting on structural equivalents in East Asia, the phenomenon turns out to be characteristic for the occident.

Keywords: IKGF, Medieval Studies, Antichrist
Speakers: Prof. Dr. Michael Lackner, Herbert Hofmann, Prof. Joachim Gentz, Dr. Esther-Maria Guggenmos, Prof. Gian Luca Potesta
Language: English
Nature of Event: Documentary