Studia Ceranea, Vol. 10/2020
Description: softcover, 550 pages (24x17cm)
Studia Ceranea, Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, Vol. 10/2020, Lodz 2020
Second Colloquia Ceranea International Conference,
Łódź, 24–26 April 2020
Constantine’s City: the Early Days of a Christian Capital
Nikephoros Bryennios the Younger – the First One Not to Become a Blind Man? Political and Military History of the Bryennios Family in the 11th and Early 12th Century
Utopian Elements in Porphyry’s De abstinentia
Chiara Di Serio
Translation and Transformation of John Chrysostom’s Urban Imagery into Old Church Slavonic
Some Remarks on the Significance of Gold Based on Byzantine Ekphraseis of Works of Art
The Monastic Diet in the Light of Medical Science. Theodoret of Cyrus and Medics on Dates and Figs
Maciej Kokoszko, Krzysztof Jagusiak, Jolanta Dybała
Power and Aristocracy – Transformation and Composition of the Komnenos “Clan” (1081–1200) – A Statistical Approach
Scribal Habits in the Slavonic Manuscripts with Athanasius’ Second Oration against the Arians
Viacheslav V. Lytvynenko
Crypto-Christianity and Religious Hybridisation in the Ottoman Balkans: a Case Study (1599–1622)
Genealogy as a Method to Legitimise Rulership in Some Balkan and Scandinavian Sources
The Labarum – from Crux Dissimulata and Chi-Rho to the Open Image Cross
Historical Master Narratives and the Master Narrative of the Bulgarian Middle Ages
Responsibilities of the Church Steward in the Light of The Canons of Pseudo-Athanasius
The Spoils of War “Divided into Three Parts”: A Comparison between Two Accounts in Skylitzes’ Synopsis historiarum and Kritoboulos’ History of Mehmed the Conqueror
Yanko Hristov, Valentin Kitanov
Pope Honorius (625–638) – a Pacifist or a Doctrinal Arbiter?
Barbarians on the Coins of Trajan Decius (249–251)
Halina Evert-Kappesowa, (Co-)Founder of Post-War Polish Byzantine Studies
John the Scythian – a Slayer of Usurpers and the Isaurians
Mirosław J. Leszka
Textile Prices in Early Byzantine Hagiographic Texts. Three Case Studies
John the Water-Bearer (Ивань Водоносьць). Once Again on Dualism in the Bosnian Church
The Apocryphal Bulgarian Sermon of Saint John Chrysostom on the Оrigin of Paulicians and Manichean Dimensions of Medieval Paulician Identity
Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy in the Mythologem of “Heavenly Customs”, between Rumanian Popular Books and Folklore
The Burden, the Craving, the Tool. The Provisioning of the 10th Century Byzantine Army in the Light of Leo’s Tactica and Sylloge Tacticorum
The Linguistic Creation of a City in the 16th-century Polish Accounts from Travels to the Holy Land
МАЯ ПЕТРОВА-ТАНЕВА, Помощница на царете: св. императрица Теофана в южнославянската традиция [Maja Petrova-Taneva, Supporter to the Tsars: Saint Empress Theophano in the South Slavic Tradition], Издателски център Боян Пенев, София 2018, pp. 335.
ПЛАМЕН ПАВЛОВ, Забравеното Средновековие [Plamen Pavlov, The Forgotten Middle Ages], Българска История, София 2019, pp. 303.
Mirosław J. Leszka, Kirił Marinow
A Companion to the Byzantine Culture of War, ca. 300–1204, ed. Yannis Stouraitis, Brill, Leiden–Boston 2018 [= Brill’s Companions to the Byzantine World, 3], 6 maps, 3 figures, index, pp. X, 490.
The Emperor in the Byzantine World. Papers from the Forty-Seventh Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, ed. Shaun Tougher, Routledge, New York–London 2019 [= Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies Publications, 21], 32 figures, index, pp. XXIII, 378.
Georgios Theotokis, Byzantine Military Tactics in Syria and Mesopotamia in the Tenth Century. A Comparative Study, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh 2018, pp. 348.