Dumbarton Oaks Papers (Hardcover)

By Alice-Mary Talbot (Editor), Margaret Mullet (Editor)

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection, 9780884023821, 232pp.

Publication Date: May 7, 2012

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Description

This issue includes Apostolic Geography: The Origins and Continuity of a Hagiographic Habit (Scott Fitzgerald Johnson); John Lydus and His Contemporaries on Identities and Cultures of Sixth-Century Byzantium (Sviatoslav Dmitriev); Grotesque Bodies in Hagiographical Tales: The Monstrous and the Uncanny in Byzantine Collections of Miracle Stories (Stavroula Constantinou); Byzantine Political Culture and Compilation Literature in the Tenth and Eleventh Centuries (Catherine Holmes); Byzantine Mirrors: Self-Reflection in Medieval Greek Writing (Stratis Papaioannou); Transformative Narratives and Shifting Identities in the Narthex of the Boiana Church (Rossitza B. Schroeder); Tracing Monastic Economic Interests and Their Impact on the Rural Landscape of Late Byzantine Lemnos (Fotini Kondyli); The Imperial Image at the End of Exile: The Byzantine Embroidered Silk in Genoa and the Treaty of Nymphaion (1261) (Cecily J. Hilsdale); A Byzantine Text on the Technique of Icon Painting (George R. Parpulov, Irina V. Dolgikh, and Peter Cowe); New Archaeology at Ancient Scetis: Surveys and Initial Excavations at the Monastery of St. John the Little in Wadi Al-Natun (Darlene L. Brooks Hedstrom with Stephen J. Davis, Tomasz Herbich, Salima Ikram, Dawn McCormack, Marie-Dominique Nenna, and Gillian Pyke).