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Art and text in Byzantine culture /

Other Authors: James, Liz.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction :
  • Liz James
  • Ruth Webb
  • Jaś Elsner
  • Leslie Brubaker
  • Charles Barber
  • Robert S. Nelson
  • Bissera V. Pentcheva
  • Henry Maguire
  • Amy Papalexandrou
  • Liz James.
  • art and text in Byzantium /
  • Accomplishing the picture : ekphrasis, mimesis and martyrdom in Asterios of Amaseia /
  • The rhetoric of buildings in the De Aedificiis of Procopius /
  • Every clich ̌in the book : the linguistic turn and the text-image discourse in Byzantine manuscripts /
  • In the presence of the text : a note on writing, speaking and performing in the Theodore psalter /
  • Image and inscription : pleas for salvation in spaces of devotion /
  • Epigrams on icons /
  • Eufrasius and friends : on names and their absence in Byzantine art /
  • Echoes of orality in the monumental inscriptions of Byzantium /
  • 'And shall these mute stones speak?' : text as art /