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Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 69

Edited by Margaret Mullett

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$125.00 • £90.95 • €112.50

ISBN 9780884024057

Publication: March 2016


Founded in 1941, the annual journal Dumbarton Oaks Papers is dedicated to the publication of articles relating to late antique, early medieval, and Byzantine civilization in the fields of art and architecture, history, archaeology, literature, theology, law, and auxiliary disciplines.

In this issue: Jeffrey Wickes, “Mapping the Literary Landscape of Ephrem’s Theology of Divine Names”; Örgü Dalgıç, “Dionysos’s Triumph in Constantinople”; Lain Wilson, “A Subaltern’s Fate: The Office of Tourmarch, Seventh through Twelfth Century”; Antony Eastmond, “The Heavenly Court, Courtly Ceremony, and the Great Byzantine Ivory Triptychs of the Tenth Century”; Tim Greenwood, “Early Armenian and Byzantine Silver”; Stefanos Alexopoulos, “When a Column Speaks: The Liturgy of the Christian Parthenon”; Floris Bernard, “Humor in Byzantine Letters (10th–12th centuries): Some Preliminary Remarks”; Angelina Volkoff, “Komnenian Double Surnames on Lead Seals: Problems of Methodology and Understanding”; Margaret Alexiou, “Of Longings and Loves: Seven Poems by Theodore Prodromos”; Panagiotis A. Agapitos, “Literary haute cuisine and Its Dangers: Eustathios of Thessalonike on Schedography and Everyday Language”; Niels Gaul, “Writing ‘with Joyful and Leaping Soul’: Sacralizing Strategies, Scribal Hands, and ‘Prokypsis’ in the Lincoln College Typikon”; Natalia Teteriatnikov, “The Last Palaiologan Mosaic Program of St. Sophia: The Dome and Pendentives”; Jonathan Shea, “Longuet’s Salonica Hoard (Re)reconsidered”; and Tera Lee Hedrick and Nina Ergin, “A Shared Culture of Heavenly Fragrance: A Comparison of Late Byzantine and Ottoman Incense Burners and Censing Practices in Religious Contexts.”