Kalavrezou, Ioli. Byzantine women and their world (Cambridge : Harvard University Art Museums ; New Haven : : Yale University Press, 2003).

ID:
 
16157
 
Title:
 
Byzantine women and their world
 
Primary Author:
 
Kalavrezou, Ioli
 
Role:
 
editor
 
Publisher:
 
Yale University Press
 
Language:
 
English
 
Source Type:
 
Secondary Source
 
Publication Type:
 
collection
 
Publication Status:
 
Published
 
Place of Publication:
 
Cambridge : Harvard University Art Museums ; New Haven :
 
Date of Publication:
 
2003
 
Notes:
 
Contents : Women in the visual record of Byzantium / Ioli Kalavrezou -- Women in the history of Byzantium / Angeliki E. Laiou -- Civic life: women as embodiments of civic life / Elizabeth A. Gittings -- Elite women: dignity, power, and piety / Elizabeth A. Gittings -- Public devotion: the Virgin of Constantinople; power and belief / Bissera V. Pentcheva -- Work: the art and craft of earning a living / Molly Fulghum Heintz -- Home: a space "rich in blessing" / Alicia Walker -- Marriage: wife and husband; "a golden team" / Alicia Walker -- Adornment: enhancing the body, neglecting the soul? / Alicia Walker -- Health: magic, medicine, and prayer / Molly Fulghum Heintz. Notes : "Published in conjunction with an exhibition organized by the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, on view October 25, 2002-April 28, 2003"--T.p. verso.