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The Memory of the Eyes: Pilgrims to Living Saints in Christian Late Antiquity

Georgia Frank

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520222052
eISBN:
9780520924352
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222052.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

Pilgrims in the deserts of Egypt and the holy land during the fourth and fifth centuries ad often reported visiting holy people as part of their tours of holy places. This is the first comprehensive ... More


Imperial Constantinople: Relics, Palaiologan Emperors, and the Resilience of the Exemplary Centre

Jonathan Shepard

in Byzantines, Latins, and Turks in the Eastern Mediterranean World after 1150

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199641888
eISBN:
9780191808357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199641888.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter illuminates how Byzantium after 1261 promoted itself by deploying a complex array of politico-religious and imperial-ecclesiastical resources. This was a twofold process. On the one hand ... More


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