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colloquy

1. a literary work in dialogue form
2. an informal conference on religious or theological matters
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This volume includes papers delivered at a conference, held in April 2013 at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, to celebrate the 450th anniversary of the edition of Garcia de Orta's Colloquies on the Simples and Drugs of India (1563).
He pleads for a wider understanding that includes all talks between theologians of different confessions that aimed to solve theological disagreements, because a narrowed understanding that rejects the term for any colloquies after 1630 simplifies the multifaceted political and religious problems involved.
These conclusions together support the view that district courts have the authority to compel the attendance of organizational defendants at plea colloquies.
DUTCH PROVERBS AND EXPRESSIONS IN THE COLLOQUIES AND OTHER WORKS
By the time he wrote his Colloquies, Southey had homed in on perhaps the most durable critique of capitalism, the aesthetic.
Anglo-Saxon Conversations: The Colloquies of AElfric Bata.
Kuhaupt defines the goal of his study as threefold: to reveal the conditions under which the new evangelical understanding of the church was shaped and publicly articulated in the initial years of formal religious colloquies between evangelical theologians and their Roman Catholic counterparts (1538-41), to place this process in its larger context within the history of the German empire, and to examine the ecclesiastical-political developments from the standpoint of the use of the medium of print (15).
Durham Modern Languages Series: Durham French Colloquies, 4) Durham: University of Durham.
4) Indeed, he alludes elsewhere to other colloquies by Erasmus, and, as has already been mentioned, he alludes directly to a different colloquy in The Alchemist itself.
The second and last collection Gozzano published during his lifetime was I colloqui (1911; The Colloquies ), which addresses the themes of youth, death, creative repression, nostalgia, regret, and contentment.
The tempest-tossed Scott Case has sundered the Nation in twain, and the colloquies at today's hearing divided along Party lines.