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Images of the Byzantine world : visions, messages and meanings : studies presented to Leslie Brubaker

edited by Angeliki Lymberopoulou.
  • Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., ©2011.
  • xxiv, 246 pages, [2] leaves of color plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Eisenhower B Level
    DF531.I44 2011 c. 1
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Contents
  • Leslie Brubaker : biography and published works / Kalliroe Linardou
  • Preface / Angeliki Lymberopoulou
  • "Seeing's believing but feeling's the truth" : touch and the meaning of Byzantine art / Liz James
  • Memories of buildings? : messages in late Antique architectural representations / Maria Cristina Carile
  • "And the mother did not spare the baby in her breast," or, Searching for meaning in tecnoctonia and tecnophagy / Dionysios Stathakopoulos
  • The anxiety of images : meanings and material objects / Averil Cameron
  • Messages, meanings, and metamorphoses : the icon of the Transfiguration of Zarzma / Antony Eastmond
  • Messages in context : the reading of sermons in Byzantine churches and monasteries / Mary B. Cunningham
  • "The teaching of the ladder" : the message of the heavenly ladder image in Sinai ms. gr. 417 / Kathleen Corrigan and Nancy P. Ševčenko
  • Visions and meanings : personifications in Octateuch cycles / Maja Kominko
  • "Signs and symbols of your always victorious reign" : the political ideology and meaning of falconry in Byzantium / Henry Maguire
  • Messages in the landscape : searching for Gregory Nazianzenos in Cappadocia (with two excursions to the Çanli Kilise) / Robert Ousterhout
  • New visions of old meanings : Paris gr. 135 and some anti-Latin visual implications / Kalliroe Linardou
  • The Noli Me Tangere icon at the British Museum : vision, message, and reality / Angeliki Lymberopoulou, Lynne Harisson, and Janet Ambers
  • Byzantine "visions" of the Ottoman Empire : theories of Ottoman legitimacy by Byzantine scholars after the fall of Constantinople / Konstantinos Moustakas
  • Conclusions / Chris Wickham.
  • Leslie Brubaker : biography and published works / Kalliroe LinardouPreface / Angeliki Lymberopoulou"Seeing's believing but feeling's the truth" : touch and the meaning of Byzantine art / Liz JamesMemories of buildings? : messages in late Antique architectural representations / Maria Cristina Carile"And the mother did not spare the baby in her breast," or, Searching for meaning in tecnoctonia and tecnophagy / Dionysios StathakopoulosThe anxiety of images : meanings and material objects / Averil CameronMessages, meanings, and metamorphoses : the icon of the Transfiguration of Zarzma / Antony EastmondMessages in context : the reading of sermons in Byzantine churches and monasteries / Mary B. Cunningham"The teaching of the ladder" : the message of the heavenly ladder image in Sinai ms. gr. 417 / Kathleen Corrigan and Nancy P. SevcenkoVisions and meanings : personifications in Octateuch cycles / Maja Kominko"Signs and symbols of your always victorious reign" : the political ideology and meaning of falconry in Byzantium / Henry MaguireMessages in the landscape : searching for Gregory Nazianzenos in Cappadocia (with two excursions to the Γηanli Kilise) / Robert OusterhoutNew visions of old meanings : Paris gr. 135 and some anti-Latin visual implications / Kalliroe LinardouThe Noli Me Tangere icon at the British Museum : vision, message, and reality / Angeliki Lymberopoulou, Lynne Harisson, and Janet AmbersByzantine "visions" of the Ottoman Empire : theories of Ottoman legitimacy by Byzantine scholars after the fall of Constantinople / Konstantinos MoustakasConclusions / Chris Wickham.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781409407768
  • 1409407764
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2010032127
  • OCLC: 658117079
  • OCLC: 658117079