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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 241–262.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Paroma Chatterjee This article looks closely at the report of a miracle that occurred in eleventh-century Constantinople in which the veil covering an icon of the Theotokos (Virgin) at the Blachernae church lifted itself miraculously. The report, scripted by the Byzantine polymath Michael Psellos...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Anthony Cutler Duke University Press 2008 a Significant Gifts: Patterns of Exchange in Late Antique, Byzantine, and Early Islamic Diplomacy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 263–284.
Published: 01 May 2021
... devotional artifact in Constantinople during the Byzantine period. However, by the seventeenth century two celebrated images of Christ's face, at San Bartolomeo degli Armeni in Genoa and San Silvestro in Capite in Rome, made simultaneous claims to be the original Mandylion. By exploring the reception...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Paroma Chatterjee This study offers a close reading of the processes involved in crafting a Byzantine holy portrait by focusing on certain episodes in the Life of Nikon and the Life of Irene of Chrysobalanton , hagiographies dated to the eleventh century. The article argues that the anxieties...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 471–492.
Published: 01 September 2003
... is the Cinderella of Byzantine studies, then heresiology is still the Cinderella of late antique and Byzantine litera- ture.1 Whether writings against heresy can be considered literature at all is of course a wider question; this essay starts from a lower level of inquiry and sets more basic questions. Our...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., 1453, was held to mark the close of the Middle Ages. Nowadays, we know too well the stream of history flows on relentlessly and there is never a barrier across it.3 There is never a barrier across it: Runciman alludes here to the history of Constantinople. For the Byzantines...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 May 2018
... legitimation elsewhere and embraced the Byzantine tradition and the authority of the patriarchate in Constantinople. As such, the status of Romanian Orthodoxy has been considered “more a political and juridical order than of a properly religious nature However, the subject of conversion has only...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Geogra- phies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space. Hellenic Studies, vol. 56. Washing- ton, D.C.: Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, 2013. viii, 274 pp.; 2 maps. Paper $24.95. Brubaker, Leslie, and Shaun Tougher, eds. Approaches to the Byzantine Family. Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., as well as to Jerusalem and Damascus which their forefathers had won from the Byzantines. It is this concept of ideological imperialism, based on authority, lineage, and race, that will be examined here. History books on Islamic Iberia (al-Andalus), beginning with Pas- cual de Gayangos’s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
... were often two sides of the same coin, in which the Byzantine emperor was the father-in-law of a future Ottoman sultan, and in which the Mamluk ruler of Egypt reimbursed Christian merchants for the fees they expended on papal indulgences.11 Rereading Alatiel in this frame is our way...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 725–744.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Islam. Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011. ix, 306 pp. $79.95. 8. Byzantium Ćurčić, Slobodan, and Evangelia Hadjitryphonos. Architecture as Icon: Perception and Representation of Architecture in Byzantine Art. With con­...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 401–420.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., vol. 49. Kalamazoo, Mich.: Medieval Institute Publica- tions, 2009. xi, 242 pp. Paper $20.00. Bouras, Laskarina, and Maria Parani. Lighting in Early Byzantium. Dumar- ton Oaks Byzantine Collection Publications, vol. 11. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2008. xiv...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
... power, simultaneously underscored and masked the strangeness of these material and ideological acts of appropriation. Judas in the story of the True Cross or Gamaliel in the visions of the local priest Lucianus represented to the Byzantine Christian a new object of authority exercised by Christians...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2008
... wife, the Byzantine princess Sofiia Paleologa, and had risen to become Ivan III’s Treasurer (kaznachei) and Keeper of the Seal (pechatnik).39 Trakhaniotov may himself have been inspired by Byzantine bride shows of the eighth and ninth centuries, or the large corpus of Byz- antine literature...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 413–430.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Psellos on Literature and Art: A Byzantine Per- spective on Aesthetics. Edited by Charles Barber and Stratis Papaioannou. Michael Psellos in Translation. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines 417 Dame Press, xvi, pp...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 419–435.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to the lost King- dom”; Susan Ashbrook Harvey, “W omen in Early Byzantine Hagiography: Reversing the Story,” in That Gentle Strength: Historical Perspectives on Women in Christianity , ed. Lynda L. Coon, Katherine J. Haldane, and Elisabeth W. Sommer (Charlottesville: University Press...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 643–662.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus. De Administrando Imperio. Edited by Gy. Moravcsik. Translated by R. J. H. Jenkins. Revised edition. Corpus Fontium Historiae Byzantinae, vol. 1. Dumbarton Oaks Texts, vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies, (1966) 2008. xii, 341 pp. Paper...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of Castiglione and the Castigli- onesque sides of Machiavelli. They also distort the history of diplomacy by introducing a false distinction between court ritual and the imagined “real substance” of negotiations. Particularly in the interface between the Byzantine Christian and Islamic worlds...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
... the Byzantine, the Turk- ish, the Bulgar, and the Russian nations. . . . The second sea that branches off from the two straits of the Mediterranean is the Gulf of Venice. It emerges from Byzantine territory at its northern limit. . . . On its two shores live the Venetians...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 493–515.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Studies 33:3, Fall 2003. Copyright © by Duke University Press / 2003 / $2.00. into dialogue? Ifwe permit them to talk to each other, we might, I would like to propose, actually gain new insights and a new understanding of the emergence of Byzantine culture and society...