Strangers to themselves : the Byzantine outsider : papers from the thirty-second Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton, March 1998

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Full title: Strangers to themselves : the Byzantine outsider : papers from the thirty-second Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton, March 1998 / edited by Dion C. Smythe.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. The 'other' in Byzantium / Margaret Mullett
  • 2. Aliens and citizens of elsewhere : Xeniteia in East Christian monastic literature / John McGuckin
  • 3. Byzantine asceticism : a stranger to the church? / Janet Rutherford
  • 4. Middle Byzantine 'tours of hell' : outsider theodicy? / Jane Baun
  • 5. John of Phoberou : a voice crying in the wilderness / Robert H. Jordan
  • 6. The hermit as stranger in the desert / Nancy Sevcenko
  • 7. Exclues et alienees : les femmes dans la tradition canonique Byzantine / Joelle Beaucamp
  • 8. Hebrews, Greeks or Romans? Jewish culture and identity in Byzantium / Nicholas de Lange
  • 9. The enigma of the Romaniote (Jewish-Byzantine) tombs / Hanna Jacobsohn
  • 10. The Byzantine outsider in trade (c. 900-c. 1350) / David Jacoby
  • 11. Constantinople and the outside world / Paul Magdalino
  • 12. Patron imagery from the fringes of the empire / Lyn Rodley
  • 13. The world of fiction and the world 'out there' : the case of the Byzantine novel / Roderick Beaton
  • 14. Akritis and outsiders / Elizabeth Jeffreys
  • 15. Defining the foreign in Kekaumenos / Charlotte Roueche
  • 16. Procopius the outsider? / Geoffrey Greatrex
  • 17. Foreigners in tenth-century Byzantium : a contribution to the history of cultural encounter / Liliana Simeonova
  • 18. Byzantine conceptions of otherness after the annexation of Bulgaria (1018) / Paul Stephenson
  • 19. Afterword by an art historian / Robin Cormack.