MEDITERRANEAN STUDIES IN LATE ANTIQUITY AND THE MIDDLE AGES 

Trivent Publishing, H-1119 Budapest, Etele u. 59-61

Publisher: Teodora C. Artimon
ISSN: 2677-1810

DOI: 10.22618/TP.PMAEM



SERIES EDITOR

Damien Kempf, University of Liverpool, Damien.Kempf@liverpool.ac.uk


ABOUT THE SERIES

This series is devoted to the study of the Mediterranean world in late antiquity and the medieval period. It welcomes original scholarly research pertaining to the fields of: history, art history, social history, cultural history, hagiography, religious studies, textual studies, archaeology, and gender studies. We invite proposals for monographs, edited volumes, and conference proceedings. All suitable submissions will undergo a double-blind peer review process.

Should you like to submit a book proposal, please complete the Book Proposal Form and send it by email to the series editor.



BOOKS IN THE SERIES

Stanislava Kuzmová and Andrea-Bianka Znorovszky (eds.), Mary, the Apostles, and the Last Judgment. Apocryphal Representations from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages (May 2020)

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Mary, the Apostles, and the Last Judgment. Apocryphal Representations from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages

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Edited by Stanislava Kuzmová and Andrea-Bianka Znorovszky


ISBN 978-615-81353-8-2

DOI: 10.22618/TP.PMAEM.20201

Volume 1 (May 2020)

Paperback, in colour, pp. 220


BOOK DESCRIPTION 

This volume presents a timely contribution to the growing body of scholarship on the apocryphal writings and their reception in the Middle Ages, especially in connection with visual representation. It aims to bridge what often remains disconnected, the visual art and the written text, the early Christian roots and medieval reception, the East and the West, as well as methodologies of various disciplines.

The studies in this volume firstly investigate issues related to the Virgin Mary, and through them, also the status, function, and identity of women. Mary and the female element thus represent significant models and/or background figures in fields pertaining to theology, religious studies, textual studies, manuscript studies, and art history in a trans-disciplinary perspective. Secondly, the studies focus on the apostles and the Last Judgment, their visual representations and the use of apocryphal sources. The volume is divided in two parts according to two major topics: Part I dealing with Mary in the Apocrypha, and Part II focusing on the Apostles and the Last Judgment.