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Viewing Inscriptions in the Late Antique and Medieval World
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Antony Eastmond
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book considers the visual qualities of inscriptions from a cross-cultural perspective focusing on the period from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages.
Transmitting and Circulating the Late Antique and Byzantine Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors:
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: BRILL

Transmitting and Circulating the Late Antique and Byzantine Worlds seeks to be a crucial contribution to the history of medieval connectedness.
Inscribing Faith in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Sean V. Leatherbury
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Inscribing Faith in Late Antiquity considers the Greek and Latin texts inscribed in churches and chapels in the late antique Mediterranean (c. 300–800 CE), co
Graphic Signs of Authority in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages, 300-900
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Ildar Garipzanov
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Graphic Signs of Authority in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages presents a cultural history of graphic signs and examines how they were employed to commu
Sacred Scripture / Sacred Space
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Tobias Frese
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Thirteen papers on different subjects, focussing on writings and inscriptions in medieval art, explore the faculty of writing to create and determine spaces and
Lived Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean World
Language: en
Pages: 605
Authors: Valentino Gasparini
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-06 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Lived Ancient Religion project has radically changed perspectives on ancient religions and their supposedly personal or public character. This volume applie
Afterlives of Ancient Rock-cut Monuments in the Near East
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Jonathan Ben-Dov
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-27 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume gathers articles by archeologists, art historians, and philologists concerned with the afterlives of ancient rock-cut monuments throughout the Near
Honorius
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Chris Doyle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Honorius explores the personal life and tumultuous times of one of the last emperors of the Roman West. From his accession to the throne aged ten to his death a
Inscribing Texts in Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Marc D. Lauxtermann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-03 - Publisher: Routledge

In spite of the striking abundance of extant primary material, Byzantine epigraphy remains uncharted territory. The volume of the Proceedings of the 49th SPBS S
Gender, Memory, and Identity in the Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Jussi Rantala
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-18 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

This volume approaches three key concepts in Roman history - gender, memory and identity - and demonstrates the significance of their interaction in all social