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Dumbarton Oaks and the future of Byzantine studies

Giles Constable

Dumbarton Oaks and the future of Byzantine studies

an address to the Byzantine Studies conference (Ann Arbor, Michigan, November 4, 1978).

by Giles Constable

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Published by Trustees for Harvard University in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dumbarton Oaks.,
  • Byzantine Empire -- Study and teaching.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16178222M

    Dumbarton Oaks: Byzantine Resources The leading research center for Byzantine studies. Dumbarton Oaks: Library Online By far the most important library for Byhzantine studies - now searchable online. Byzantine Studies Association of North America (BSANA) The BSC is both a conference and and organization of Byzantinists. The site contains. Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Studies Icon of Saint Peter Macedonia, Late Byzantine, third quarter of the 13th century Tempora and gilt on aspen or cottonwood ().

      Prof. Alexis Torrance. Alexis Torrance, assistant professor of theology and Archbishop Demetrios College Chair of Byzantine Theology at Notre Dame, has been awarded a residential fellowship for the academic year at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection in Washington, D.C.. Established as a research center for Byzantine Studies in the s, the . () 32nd St NW Washington, DC /5().

    Book Illumination and Calligraphy (Dumbarton Oaks Studies, xvi) Washington, D.C., Pp. xxiv + ; 3 color and 92 black-and-white pls. In comparison with the impressive body of scholarship devoted to the illuminated manuscripts of Western Europe, that dedicated to Byzantine painted books is remarkably limited. We have yet to define major. Becoming Byzantine: Children and Childhood in Byzantium presents detailed information about children's lives, and provides a basis for further study. This collection of eight articles drawn from a May Dumbarton Oaks symposium covers matters relevant to daily life such as the definition of children in Byzantine law, procreation, death.


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Dumbarton Oaks and the future of Byzantine studies by Giles Constable Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Byzantine Studies program at Dumbarton Oaks, since its establishment inhas supported a continuous program of residential fellowships and academic events to enable historical, philological, art historical, archaeological, and theological research into the civilization of the Byzantine Empire from the fourth to the fifteenth century, together with its interactions with neighboring.

Search the Collections. General and Rare Book Collection materials are searchable via the HOLLIS library catalog. A list of special and archival collections related to Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies, as well as to the history of Dumbarton Oaks and its collections, are available under the Special Collections link.

Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Studies, Washington D. 4, likes 3 talking about this were here. Icon of Saint Peter Macedonia, Late Byzantine, third quarter of the 13th century Tempora and /5(). Byzantine studies is an interdisciplinary branch of the humanities that addresses the history, culture, demography, dress, religion/theology, art, literature/epigraphy, music, science, economy, coinage and politics of the Eastern Roman discipline's founder in Germany is considered to be the philologist Hieronymus Wolf (–), a Renaissance Humanist.

Series: Dumbarton Oaks Studies (Book 42) Paperback: pages; Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection; 2 edition (January 2, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies)4/5(2).

Byzantine Garden Culture, based on papers delivered at a colloquium at Dumbarton Oaks, is the first book devoted to the subject. About the Author Henry Maguire is a former Director of Byzantine Studies at Dumbarton Oaks and Professor of Art Dumbarton Oaks and the future of Byzantine studies book at Johns Hopkins UniversityCited by:   Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection is an institute in Washington, D.C., administered by the Trustees for Harvard University.

It supports research and learning internationally in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies through fellowships and internships, meetings, and on: 32nd St NW, Washington D.C,DC.

Bühl edited Dumbarton Oaks: The Collections, a page book being published this spring under the Dumbarton Oaks imprint. With photographs of, and descriptive essays about, more than objects from the Byzantine, pre-Columbian, and house collections, it is the first attempt to represent the holdings, in color, in all their breadth.

The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection in Washington, D.C. is an institute of Harvard University dedicated to supporting scholarship internationally in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies through fellowships, meetings, exhibitions, and publications.

Located in Georgetown and bequeathed by Robert Woods Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks. Principles of selection will include three considerations: previous meritorious achievement, need for intensive study of Byzantine Greek, and future direction of research.

Awards will be announced in late Februaryand must be accepted by Ma Please send all required materials to: Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Studies Program. Subject: Byzantine History, Byzantine Studies, Historical Texts, Translation Series: Dumbarton Oaks Texts This volume includes eight patriarchal documents, a sermon on the capture of Thessalonica inextracts from a pamphlet on Leo VI’s fourth marriage, and five hymns.

On leave from the University of Washington where I am a professor in landscape architecture, I serve as the Program Director of the Garden & Landscapes Studies at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections, a research institute of Harvard University committed to the stewardship of research in the three areas of study: Byzantine Studies.

Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Byzantine History. BIOGRAPHY AND INTERESTS. Educated in Bulgaria (National Classical Lyceum) and the United States (BA Wabash, PhD Harvard), I joined the History Department after over a decade-long career as a researcher, lecturer, and professor at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies of the University of Birmingham.

Studies on the Internal Diaspora of the Byzantine Empire Dumbarton Oaks Other Titles in Byzantine Studies Dumbarton Oaks Research Library: Author: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection: Editors: Hélène Ahrweiler, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Byzantine History Angeliki E Laiou, Angeliki E.

Laiou, Ha(c)La]ne Ahrweiler: Edition 5/5(1). PrefaceThe papers in this book were originally delivered at a colloquium that tookplace at Dumbarton Oaks February 27—28, I am grateful to the scholarswho agreed to speak at the colloquium and who submitted their texts for publi-cation here.

Dumbarton Oaks is a Harvard research institute, museum, library, and historic garden in Washington, D.C. The institute supports research and learning internationally in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies.

The Museum is renowned for its world-class Byzantine and Pre-Columbian collections, and select works of European art. Download Becoming Byzantine: Children and Childhood in Byzantium (Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Symposia and Colloquia) Popular Books New Book Material Analysis of Byzantine Pottery (Dumbarton Oaks Other Titles in Byzantine Studies).juan_carlo.

Read Sowing the Dragon s Teeth: Byzantine Warfare in the Tenth Century (Dumbarton Oaks. The Center for Middle Eastern Studies and the Byzantine Studies Research Center (BSRC) at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul have been awarded a three-year research grant from the Andrew W.

Mellon Foundation to fund a joint initiative providing enhanced and extended opportunities for teaching and research on the Byzantine Empire, placed in the larger context of the medieval Eastern. Law and Society in Byzantium: Ninth-Twelfth Centuries (Dumbarton Oaks Other Titles in Byzantine Studies) Angeliki E.

Laiou, Dieter Simon The essays in this volume investigate themes related to the place of law in Byzantine ideology and society. Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Jacob Boswell has been announced as a Mellon Fellow in Urban Landscape Studies for the spring term of the at Dumbarton Oaks.

Located in Washington, D.C., Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection is an institute affiliated with the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences that supports research and learning internationally in Byzantine. Jan: Dumbarton Oaks is formally designated as Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections.

Although the Museum and Gardens are open to the public six days a week in the afternoons, the Library, Rare Book Room, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Coins, and Seals are normally inaccessible—for reasons of their limited space, the value of their holdings, and our relatively small.

Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Symposia and Colloquia. Harvard University Press, In the spring ofDumbarton Oaks dedicated its annual symposium to the New Testament in Byzantium.

This volume of collected essays represents the fruit of that gathering, a counterpart to a previous symposium and volume, The Old Testament in Byzantium (It also contains the Pre-Columbian Studies Program (sharing space and resources with Byzantine Studies and Studies in Landscape Architecture and Garden History).

While its collection continues to serve as a premier example of ancient American art, expansion in Dumbarton Oaks' library and symposium programs has been dramatic.