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Women, Men, and Eunuchs: Gender in Byzantium

Liz James - Social Science - 1997 - 207 pages
The collected papers in this volume present a unique introduction both to the history of women, of men and eunuchs, or the third sex, in Byzantium and to the various ...
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Wonderful Things: Byzantium Through Its Art

Antony Eastmond, Liz James - Art - 2013 - 328 pages
The essays collected in this book were delivered at the XLII Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, held in London in 2009 to accompany the exhibition Byzantium 330-1453, at ...
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Desire and denial in Byzantium: papers from the 31st Spring Symposium of ...

Liz James - Art - 1999 - 220 pages
The papers in this volume derive from the 31st Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, held for the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies at the University of Sussex ...
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Empresses and Power in Early Byzantium

Liz James - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 194 pages
"This book covers the fourth to the eighth centuries AD, a period of transition from the pagan Roman world to the Christian Byzantine Empire - the move from a classical to a ...
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Light and Colour in Byzantine Art

Liz James - Art - 1996 - 157 pages
This is the first book to investigate the issue of light and colour in Byzantine art. Liz James argues that in neglecting colour, we have not fully understood Byzantine art ...
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Dreaming in Byzantium and Beyond

Christine Angelidi, George T. Calofonos - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 256 pages
Although the actual dreaming experience of the Byzantines lies beyond our reach, the remarkable number of dream narratives in the surviving sources of the period attests to the ...
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A Companion to Classical Receptions

Lorna Hardwick, Christopher Stray - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 560 pages
Examining the profusion of ways in which the arts, culture, and thought of Greece and Rome have been transmitted, interpreted, adapted and used, A Companion to Classical ...
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A Companion to Roman Architecture

Roger B. Ulrich, Caroline K. Quenemoen - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 616 pages
A Companion to Roman Architecture presents a comprehensive review of the critical issues and approaches that have transformed scholarly understanding in recent decades in one ...
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A Companion to Greek Mythology

Ken Dowden, Niall Livingstone - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 672 pages
A Companion to Greek Mythology presents a series of essays that explore the phenomenon of Greek myth from its origins in shared Indo-European story patterns and the Greeks ...
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