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Despina Prassas

Assistant Professor

Contact Information:

dprassas@providence.edu
401-865-1621
St. Catherine of Siena Hall 214

Education:

Ph.D. - Catholic University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Historical Theology


Recent Presentations:

Prassas, Despina., The Architecture of the Cosmos: An International Conference on St. Maximus the Confessor, Helsinki, Finland, "Paper: St. Maximus the Confessor's Liber Asceticus: The Power of God and the Material Things". September, 2013.

Prassas, Despina., International Conference on Patristic Studies, Oxford, England, "Paper: The Reception of Rabbinic Literature in St. Maximus; Session: Christology, Anthropology, and Spirituality, Consecutive". August, 2011.

Prassas, Despina., International Association of Orthodox Dogmatic Theologians, Thessaloniki, Greece, "To the Limits of Reason and Beyond: St. Gregory the Theologian's Theological Orations". May, 2011.

Prassas, Despina., Holy Trinity Cathedral Center, Feast of the Three Hierarch, New York City, NY, "Putting a Good Education to Good Use: St. John Chrysostom and St. Basil the Great". January, 2011.

Prassas, Despina., North American Patristics Society, Chicago, IL, "The Audience of Ambrose of Milan's De virginibus". May, 2010.


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