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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 3177–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.1.77
Published: 01 March 2019
... University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://sla.ucpress.edu/content/permissions . 2019 Passiones hagiography Saracens Christians Muslims saints affective language Italy immigrant identity NOTES * The core argument of this article was first formulated...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2017; 13254–281 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2017.1.3.254
Published: 01 September 2017
...Bradley K. Storin Over the past fourteen centuries, Gregory of Nazianzus (ca. 330–390 C.E.) has been the subject of more than a dozen biographical narratives and monographs, beginning with the late antique hagiography of Gregory the Presbyter and concluding with the modern biography by John...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33369–412 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.369
Published: 01 September 2019
... the fifth century and in Nicene and Chalcedonian sources. Third, positive portrayal appears only towards the end of the period, and in sixth-century Miaphysite hagiography. I suggest that the identified differences were due to genre, but also responded to real changes in the institutional roles of...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 3117–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.1.17
Published: 01 March 2019
... content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://sla.ucpress.edu/content/permissions . 2019 Anastasius of Sinai Chalcedonian Christianity Anti-Chalcedonian Christianity Hagiography Islamic Expansion Early Islamic Middle East NOTES 1. This...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 22147–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.2.147
Published: 01 May 2018
... for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2018 Early Islam hagiography relics tombs sectarian communities This paper was presented at the 2017...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 42153–184 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.2.153
Published: 01 June 2020
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 4144–75 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.1.44
Published: 01 March 2020
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 34631–635 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.4.631
Published: 01 December 2019
... knowledge across the Mediterranean from relics of the True Cross moving to the West to Willibald's travels to the East. Jamie Kreiner's “A Generic Mediterranean: Hagiography in the Early Middle Ages,” takes the book's overall discussion a step further by building upon her first monograph on Merovingian...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33436–471 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.436
Published: 01 September 2019
..., and caution for assuming Coptic composition for the entire body, see Booth, “A Circle of Bishops,” 50–52. 49. For “monastic literature” instead of “hagiography,” see C. Rapp, “The Origins of Hagiography and the Literature of Early Monasticism: Purpose and Genre between Tradition and Innovation...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 32302–305 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.2.302
Published: 01 June 2019
... the west coast of India for centuries have not sustained the preservation of sound archaeological evidence. Andrade is right in stating that his work, in contrast, relies as little as possible on apostolic apocrypha and late antique hagiographies. His approach is to focus on social and commercial...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 32306–313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.2.306
Published: 01 June 2019
..., “Illuminating the Scriptorium: The St. Michael Collection and Monastic Book Production in Egypt during the Ninth and Tenth Century” (PhD dissertation, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, 2018). On the production of books as an aspect of ascetic practice: Derek Krueger, “Hagiography as an Ascetic...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 32192–211 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.2.192
Published: 01 June 2019
... feature of late ancient hagiography: the refus de pouvoir , the rejection of the episcopacy that in so many other vitae shows a future bishop, much like future emperors, as truly worthy of the honor he is about to receive. Instead, Rabbula is said—twice!—to have judged his soul and found it … not...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 24512–541 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.4.512
Published: 01 December 2018
... immortal body.” 79. See Shadi Bartsch, Persius: A Study in Food, Philosophy, and the Figural (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015). 80. Virginia Burrus, “Life After Death: The Martyrdom of Gorgonia and the Birth of Female Hagiography,” in Gregory of Nazianzus: Images and Reflections...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23266–293 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.266
Published: 01 September 2018
... Monasticism (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004), 346–363, for a summary of Evagrius’ theology in general and this cosmology in particular. 38. On hagiography, see Michael P. Rewa, “Early Christian Life-Writing: Panegyric and Hagiography,” Biography 2, no. 1 (Winter 1979): 60–82; Claudia Rapp...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23316–341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.316
Published: 01 September 2018
... Merovingian Hagiography,” Peritia 1 (1982): 63–80. 69. VC I.27, 216–217; see also F. Curta, “Slavs in Fredegar and Paul the Deacon: Medieval gens or ‘Scourge of God?’,” Early Medieval Europe 6,2 (1997): 141–167, esp. at 151–155. 70. VC II.8, 243: “Reversus ergo venerabilis vir Eusthasius...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23342–384 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.342
Published: 01 September 2018
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 22250–252 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.2.250
Published: 01 May 2018
... captives – in other words, prisoners of war. This is a difficult image to square with the idea that Constantine was coming to liberate fellow Christians from an oppressive Persian regime. In reality, Smith argues, the Syriac histories and hagiographies from the later fifth, sixth, and seventh centuries...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 214–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.1.4
Published: 01 March 2018
...: The History (New-York: Routledge, 2013), 9. 38. The identity of John-Martyrius is a matter of dispute; see Mariam Chkhartishvili, K‘art‘uli hagiograp‘iis cq‘arotmc‘odneobit‘i analizi: VI-VII ss. istoriis amsaxveli żeglebi [ The Historical Analysis of Georgian Hagiography: The Monuments...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 21129–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.1.129
Published: 01 March 2018
... locates in the poem; he argues that because Mary, lactating, is also a virgin, her portrayal as a nurse is transgressive. Religious figures can, of course, be sexualized by ancient authors; it is a common theme in early Christian hagiography, one well-explored by Virginia Burrus for example (whose work is...
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Studies in Late Antiquity. 2017; 14413–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2017.1.4.413
Published: 01 December 2017
... themes that have continued to grow and develop in Clark's later work, including gender, class, asceticism, hagiography, heresy, pilgrimage, and (most recently) the reception of ancient Christian texts in the modern period. Honoring Clark's embrace of first the social-historical and then the linguistic...