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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 : Papers from the Forty-second ...

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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The Ashgate Research Companion to Byzantine Hagiography: Volume II: Genres ...

Professor Stephanos Efthymiadis - Religion - 2014 - 536 pages
For an entire millennium, Byzantine hagiography, inspired by the veneration of many saints, exhibited literary dynamism and a capacity to vary its basic forms. The subgenres ...
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A Companion to the Etruscans

Sinclair Bell, Alexandra A. Carpino - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 528 pages
This new collection presents a rich selection of innovative scholarship on the Etruscans, a vibrant, independent people whose distinct civilization flourished in central Italy ...
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A Companion to Ancient Aesthetics

Pierre Destrée, Penelope Murray - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 552 pages
The first of its kind, A Companion to Ancient Aesthetics presents a synoptic view of the arts, which crosses traditional boundaries and explores the aesthetic experience of the ...
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