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More significant are the suspicion felt towards Byzantium among some late antique scholarsFootnote 45 and the frequent assertion that Constantinople was cut off from the eastern provinces by the Arab conquests or that the latter immediately became isolated from Byzantium. 37 http://www.mizanproject.org, accessed 29.9.15, citing Fowden's book with approval as a way of combating the ‘clash of civilizations’ approach. Experiencing the Landscape in Antiquity I Convegno Internazionale di Antichità – Università degli Studi di Roma 'Tor Vergata' £ 65.00 A conversation with Noel Lenski on "slave societies" and how the institution of slavery changed in Late Antiquity and Byzantium. 13 Arnold, J. J., Theoderic and The Imperial Roman Restoration (Cambridge 2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. The first issue of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies was published only four years after Peter Brown’s The World of Late Antiquity,Footnote 1 and before the ‘explosion’ of late antiquity.Footnote 2 This was also the start of another explosion: the emergence of late antique archaeology as a discipline, leading to its vast expansion and the enormous and ever-growing amount of material available today. Studi Storici 45.1 (2004) 5–46Google Scholar. Download Citation | Late antiquity and Byzantium: An identity problem | 1975 seems light years away. In responding to these issues from the Byzantine point of view, the seventh century is no less critical than the sixth. It was given currency in English partly by the writings of Peter Brown, whose survey The World of Late Antiquity (1971) revised the Gibbonview of a stale and ossified Classical culture, in favour of a vibrant time of renewals and beginnings, and whose The Making of Late Antiquity offered a new paradigm of understanding the changes in Western culture … with notes, The Acts of the Third Council of Constantinople (681), Translated Texts for Historians (Liverpool, in press); for sixth-century ecclesiastical issues see also Chazelle, C. and Cubitt, C. (eds), The Crisis of the Oikoumene : the Three Chapters and the Failed Quest for Unity in the Sixth-Century Mediterranean (Turnhout 2007)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. View our complete catalog of authoritative Late Antiquity & Byzantium related book titles and textbooks published by Routledge and CRC Press. "crossMark": true, "comments": true, However, the scene has since shifted dramatically, and applying the classicising model to sixth-century writers can now only take us so far. 1 Brown, Peter, The World of Late Antiquity: AD 150–750. "peerReview": true, A History (Cambridge 2011), especially 782–87Google Scholar, and compare also the headings and arrangement of material in their earlier presentation of the sources: Byzantium in the Iconoclast Era, c. 680–850: The Sources, an Annotated Survey (Aldershot 2001); both books are written from a historical-materialist perspective. For more information on what data is contained in the cookies, please see our Cookie Notice. n. Chr. It was a difficult time for Byzantium, faced with defeat, major military threats and economic loss. "subject": true, Agrarian Change in Late Antiquity. In an interesting recent discussion Anthony Kaldellis argues against the current emphasis on discourse analysis: ‘Late antiquity dissolves’, in a Marginalia Forum on Late Antiquity and the Humanities (http://marginalia.lareviewofbooks.org/late-antiquity-and-the-new-humanities-an-open-forum/ Sept. 18, 2015). Clark, E. A., ‘From patristics to early Christian studies,’ in The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies, (ed.) The Low Countries have a strong tradition and reputation in the field of Late Antiquity, but the expertise available has never been gathered. The presence or absence of theology and religious thought in secular writing in the late antique east, An Age of Saints? I would go further and claim that a better understanding of the seventh-century theological struggles is essential for any revisionist account of Byzantine iconoclasm.Footnote 44. £36.00, About UsOxbow Books (Imprint Page)Windgather PressFeatured PublishersBargains & Special Offers, FAQs & HelpDeliveryTerms and ConditionsPrivacy PolicyCookie PolicyTrade Sales, Publish with Oxbow BooksDistribute with Oxbow Books, Rights and PermissionsCasemate AcademicCasemate UK. Dialogues and Debates from Late Antiquity to Late Byzantium: Cameron, Averil, Gaul, Niels: Amazon.nl Selecteer uw cookievoorkeuren We gebruiken cookies en vergelijkbare tools om uw winkelervaring te verbeteren, onze services aan te bieden, te begrijpen hoe klanten onze services gebruiken zodat we verbeteringen kunnen aanbrengen, en om advertenties weer te geven. 43 Lateran council: Concilium Lateranense a. A Cultural History of Bathing in Late Antiquity and Early Byzantium. A History, Early Islamic Syria. Its Nature, Management and Mediation (Oxford 2013)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. (ed. 42 Chalcedon (AD 451): R. Price and M. Gaddis, trans. 20 Expected: a Brill Companion to Procopius and the papers from a conference on Procopius held in Oxford in January, 2014, in press as C. Lillington-Martin and E. Turquois (eds), Procopius: (New) Interpretations and Methodologies (Ashgate), with several papers on literary approaches and a particularly relevant contribution by P. van Nuffelen, ‘The wor(l)ds of Procopius’. 6 Cameron, Averil, ‘Gibbon and Justinian’, in McKitterick, R. and Quinault, R. (eds), Edward Gibbon and Empire (Cambridge 1997) 34–52Google Scholar. } This view is strengthened by the turn in the scholarship away from political and narrative history based primarily on textual evidence in favour of material culture and questions such as urbanism, settlement and language – a turn that has also made possible a secular approach as against the preoccupation with religion and specifically with Orthodoxy that still pervades some of the literature on Byzantium. Núria Pacheco Catalán, Ignacio Díaz Sierra, Marina Fernández Monterrubio, Isaac Lampurlanés Farré, Ariadna Martínez Guimerà, Marc Mendoza Sanahuja, Manel Pica Torné, Mont (ed), Le Proche-Orient de Justinien aux Abassides : peuplement et dynamiques spatiales, Actes du colloque ‘Continuités de l’occupation entre les périodes byzantine et abbasside au Proche-Orient, VIIe-IXe siècles,’ Paris, 18–20 octobre 2007 (Turnhout 2011)Google Scholar. 3 See Wickham, Chris, ‘Marx, Sherlock Holmes and late Roman commerce’, Journal of Roman Studies 78 (1988) 183–93CrossRefGoogle Scholar (review discussion of Carandini, A. ‘Decline and Fall’ or ‘Other Antiquity’? Lees „Brother-Making in Late Antiquity and Byzantium Monks, Laymen, and Christian Ritual“ door Claudia Rapp verkrijgbaar bij Rakuten Kobo. 32 The general case is set out very clearly by Hoyland, R. G., ‘Islam as a late antique religion’, in The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity, ed. 38 For this tendency in general, see Averil Cameron, ‘The absence of Byzantium’, Nea Hestia, Jan. 2008, 4–59 (English and Greek). Published online by Cambridge University Press:  Total loading time: 0.588 (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor (Oxford 2016)Google Scholar, containing in particular an important new chronology of the many works of Maximus and of his own movements, drawing on the Syriac Life, by M. Jankowiack and P. Booth, ‘A new date-list of the works of Maximus the Confessor’, The Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor, 19–83; Booth, P., Crisis of Empire. ), Byzantine Culture, Papers from the Conference, Byzantine Days of Istanbul, May 21–23, 2010 (Ankara 2014) 45–57; see also Nilsson, I. and Scott, R., ‘Towards a new history of Byzantine literature: the case of historiography’, Classica et Mediaevalia 58 (2007) 319–32Google Scholar. 25 M. Humphries, with D. M. Gwynn, ‘The sacred and the secular: the presence or absence of Christian religious thought in secular writing in the late antique west’, and Jeffreys, E., ‘Literary genre or religious apathy? Gender, Asceticism and Historiography, History, Theory, Text. Cities in Transition: Urbanism in Byzantium between Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (AD 500-900): 2030: Zavagno, Luca: Amazon.nl The Transformations of Greek Identity and the Reception of the Classical Tradition (Cambridge 2008)CrossRefGoogle Scholar and see Kaldellis, , Ethnography after Antiquity. Philip Rousseau notes other examples of this periodization in Can ‘late antiquity’ be saved?’, his contribution to the Marginalia Open Forum (as cited in n. 9 above), albeit without the determinedly eastern focus. Gender, Asceticism and Historiography (Durham, NC 2005)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Justinian, The Later Roman Empire, 284–602. It seems clear that the overall problem has much to do with the ways in which academic disciplines work: few of those who work on late antiquity see Byzantium as relevant to them. Efthymiades, S. (Farnham 2014) 453–77Google Scholar. ‘Decline and Fall’ or ‘Other Antiquity’? 16 Cf. 649 celebratum, ed. The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam, 500–700 (Oxford 2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar, combines a Mediterranean-wide perspective, discussion of the fall of the Roman empire in the west and a periodization of 500–700, which includes the rise of Islam. 10 Though see Kelly, C., Ruling the Later Roman Empire (Cambridge, Mass. Atheism in the classical world: Whitmarsh, T., Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World (London 2016)Google Scholar. About the courseThe MSt in Late Antique and Byzantine Studies has been devised as a multi-purpose introduction to the Roman world in Late Antiquity, to Byzantium, the medieval successor of the East Roman Empire, and to neighbouring peoples and their cultures. 31 On which see Silverstein, A. and Stroumsa, G. G. (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Abrahamic Religions (Oxford 2016)Google Scholar, with Stroumsa, G. G., The Making of the Abrahamic Religions in Late Antiquity (Oxford 2016)Google Scholar; this growing subject is supported by newly funded chairs at both Oxford and Cambridge. ), Violence in Late Antiquity: Perceptions and Practices (Aldershot 2006)Google Scholar; Hahn, J., Gewalt und religiöser Konflikt : Studien zu den Auseinandersetzungen zwischen Christen, Heiden und Juden im Osten des Römischen Reiches (von Konstantin bis Theodosius II.) Latin in Byzantium I: Late Antiquity and Beyond: Garcea, Alessandro: Amazon.nl Selecteer uw cookievoorkeuren We gebruiken cookies en vergelijkbare tools om uw winkelervaring te verbeteren, onze services aan te bieden, te begrijpen hoe klanten onze services gebruiken zodat we verbeteringen kunnen aanbrengen, en om advertenties weer te geven. An Archaeological Assessment, http://marginalia.lareviewofbooks.org/late-antiquity-and-the-new-humanities-an-open-forum/. For the first time, John Hayes's Late Roman Pottery (1972) enabled reliable dating criteria for the ceramic evidence that became the foundation of a new understanding of trade and economic life.3 The UNESCO Save Carthage campaign, a landmark in the reliable recording of excavations of the late antique period, began in the following year, and since then the growth in data has been exponential. La montée de l’intolérance dans l’Antiquité tardive, Hellenism in Byzantium. Hexter, R. J. and Townsend, D. (Oxford 2012) 509–34Google Scholar and cf. It was, after all, the century of the Persian occupation of the Near East, the end of the Sasanian empire, the rise of Islam and the establishment of the Umayyad state. View all Google Scholar citations Houghton (Editor); D.C. Parker (Editor), David R. Hernandez (Editor); Richard Hodges (Editor), Regular Price: 34 Thus Sarris, P., Empires of Faith. "Sogdiana, its Christians, and Byzantium: a Study of Artistic and Cultural Connections in Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages." Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Central Eurasian Studies and Department of Art History, Indiana University, In parts of the field of Byzantine studies, at any rate, the world has shifted, and perhaps most of all in that contested territory of early Byzantium, otherwise known as late antiquity. In addition the separation of the Chalcedonian and Miaphysite churches from the sixth century on has become a major subject for historians,Footnote 40 like the local reactions to the Persian occupation of Palestine, and the role of Christian communities in the Sasanian empire.Footnote 41 Another landmark in recent scholarship is provided by the publication of detailed commentaries and translations of sixth and seventh century councils,Footnote 42 together with an increasing awareness of and interest in the modes and techniques of argumentation used here and in other contemporary works. In part I would suggest that this is a natural offshoot of the new emphasis on writers of the eastern provinces, including those writing in Syriac. From Marcus Aurelius to Muhammad, Marx, Sherlock Holmes and late Roman commerce. "isUnsiloEnabled": true A History of Europe from 400 to 1000(London 2009)Google Scholar or Sarris, P., Empires of Faith: The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam (Oxford 2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar, or Cameron, Averil, The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, c. 395–700, 2nd rev. Chapter 3, ‘The Origins: Small-Group Monasticism in Late Antiquity’, is by far the longest and most detailed of the book and contains the crux of Rapp’s thesis that the ritual of adelphopoiesis developed in the context of small-group monasticism. ed. In her book,… Décadence. Yet there are losses as well as gains in any periodization. The cake can be cut in different ways. 33 Key publications include Flusin, B., Saint Anastase le Perse et l’histoire de la Palestine au début du VIIe siècle, 2 vols. The Greek name Byzantion and its Latinization Byzantium continued to be used as a name of Constantinople sporadically and to varying degrees during the thousand year existence of the Byzantine Empire. Johnson, S. F., (Oxford 2012), 1053–77Google Scholar; in terms of Qur’anic analysis a key scholar in this regard is Angelika Neuwirth, for instance see her Der Koran als Text der Spätantike: ein europäischer Zugang, 3rd ed. The term Spätantike, literally "late antiquity", has been used by German-speaking historians since its popularization by Alois Riegl in the early 20th century. 2016)Google Scholar puts a sustained argument for Byzantium as Roman, with a further volume promised, but Kaldellis nevertheless also floats the idea of an ‘early Byzantium’ starting in the second century AD (204, n. 15). École Pratique des Hautes Études-Sorbonne, 2013), and further discussion in Montinaro, ‘Power, taste and the outsider: Procopius and the Buildings revisited’, in Greatrex, G. and Elton, H. (eds), Shifting Genres in Late Antiquity (Farnham 2016) 191–206Google Scholar, in a section consisting of four papers under the title ‘Procopius and literature in the sixth-century eastern empire’. It is true that the very term ‘Byzantium’ may still carry unfortunate overtones, but the answer is to rehabilitate it, not to avoid it, and to recognise that any other choice will also have its drawbacks. It has its origin as a spiritual blessing in the monastic world of Late Antiquity, becomes a popular social networking strategy among laypeople from the ninth century onwards, and still finds application in recent times. Most scholars would agree that the term Byzantium can safely be applied to the seventh century, even if finding a starting point is not so easy. 1975 seems light years away. "newCiteModal": false, The Transformation of a Culture (Cambridge 1990, rev. Close this message to accept cookies or find out how to manage your cookie settings. They should not lead to the exclusion of Byzantium, whether from narratives of transition focused on the eastern Mediterranean and pointing towards Islam, or from narratives of a transition from classical antiquity to western Europe, pointing inexorably to the Enlightenment. For the first time, John Hayes's Late Roman Pottery (1972) enabled reliable dating criteria for the ceramic evidence that became the foundation of a new understanding of trade and economic life.Footnote 3 The UNESCO Save Carthage campaign, a landmark in the reliable recording of excavations of the late antique period, began in the following year, and since then the growth in data has been exponential. Symeon and John of Emesa. 2 Giardina, A., ‘Esplosione di tardoantico’, Studi Storici 40.1 (1999) 157–80Google Scholar, with discussion by Bowersock, G.W. £80.00, Special Price: Slavery in late antiquity and Byzantium, with Noel Lenski November 5, 2020 A conversation with Noel Lenski (Yale University) on "slave societies" and how the institution of slavery changed in late antiquity and Byzantium. (Berlin 2013). 1975 seems light years away. Kontingenzerfahrung und Kontingenzbewältigung im 6. Dialogues and Debates from Late Antiquity to Late Byzantium. * Views captured on Cambridge Core between September 2016 - 15th January 2021. Historians and the Linguistic Turn, Literary genre or religious apathy? One should also note the obstinate persistence of the idea of sixth-century Greek history-writing as ‘classicising’. Support is provided by the Department of Classics and the Department of the History of Art. This groundbreaking volume brings together scholars of the art and archaeology of late antiquity (c. 200−1000), across cultures and regions reaching from India to Iberia, to discuss how objects can inform our understanding of religions. Carrying such an approach to its limits, Kaldellis dismisses the Buildings altogether as being insincere, based on the dubious premise that what modern critics should be looking for is ‘sincerity’. Copyright © Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham, 2016, Hostname: page-component-77fc7d77f9-cdnjt 17 On which see Macrides, R., ed., History as Literature in Byzantium, Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies Publications 15 (Farnham 2010)Google Scholar; Wolf Liebeschuetz argues for a qualitative decline in sixth-century literature, which he ascribes not least to the influence of Christianity: Liebeschuetz, J. H. W. G., The Decline and Fall of the Roman City (Oxford 2001)Google Scholar. 4 See among many publications the group of articles in Journal of Late Antiquity 1 (2008), with A. Marcone, ‘La tarda antichità o della difficoltà delle periodizzazioni,’ Studi Storici (2004) 25–36; Cameron, Averil, ‘The ‘long’ late antiquity. The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam, 500–700, The Rise of Western Christendom: Triumph and Diversity, AD 200–1000, Before and After Muhammad. Yet Byzantium survived. Historians will always want to ask what useful evidence can be obtained from ancient and Byzantine writers, but they must now do so from a position that recognizes the complexity and the literary subtlety of their compositions.Footnote 17 Nowhere is this more necessary than in the case of Procopius, whose works still dominate our understanding of the sixth century, and here too one can see the tectonic plates moving. The concept of classicising history necessarily involves the question of genre, which I emphasized when writing of Procopius several decades ago, but this too is now subject to revisionism.Footnote 21 Anthony Kaldellis’ much-cited Procopius of Caesarea Footnote 22 also calls for a literary approach, though his is based on the old question of what the author ‘really’ believed. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Peter Brown's original endpoint in The World of Late Antiquity was AD 750, coinciding with the fall of the Umayyads and the ‘Abbasid revolution’, and while it did not directly address the questions about the emergence of Islam that are currently such a preoccupation, the book played its part in the turn to the east, not least by drawing heavily on Sasanian material. From patristics to early Christian studies, The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies, The Cultural Turn in Late Ancient Studies. with notes and an introduction, The Acts of the Council of Constantinople of 553: with Related Texts on the Three Chapters Controversy, 2 vols., Translated Texts for Historians 51 (Liverpool 2009); Sixth Council (681): M. Jankowiak and R. Price, trans. Gold, Labour and Aristocratic Dominance (Oxford 2007)Google Scholar and Sarris, P., Economy and Society in the Age of Justinian (Cambridge 2006)CrossRefGoogle Scholar; and for social and economic issues under Justinian see Bell, P. N., Social Conflict in the Age of Justinian. 5CrossRefGoogle Scholar; Kaldellis, The Byzantine Republic. 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Render date: 2021-01-15T14:51:32.754Z Whether there was a specifically ‘late antique aesthetic’ is also a current question.Footnote 23 Even if not — and behind such an assumption lurks the assumption of a contrasting ‘Byzantine aesthetic’ — a methodological approach to the writers of the sixth century based primarily on classical imitation and historical reliability will no longer serve, any more than an approach to the sixth century or other periods based only on what some call ‘traditional text-based history’. Query parameters: { 2004)Google Scholar. People and Power in New Rome (Cambridge, Mass. From Marcus Aurelius to Muhammad (London 1971)Google Scholar. More recently one can detect a return to political and military narrative, alongside a focus on religious violence.Footnote 11 When he does make an appearance, Justinian currently tends to receive a bad press as tyrannical and deluded, if not quite in the terms in which he was presented by Tony Honoré, who likened him to Stalin.Footnote 12 For some the real heirs to Roman ideals are the Goths, not the Romans who invaded Italy under Justinian,Footnote 13 and for most the idea of a seriously intended reconquest is dead in the water, together with that of the sixth century as a hinge between antiquity and Byzantium.Footnote 14. The ‘long’ late antiquity. A History of Europe from 400 to 1000, Empires of Faith: The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam, The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, c. 395–700. Also indicative, and with longer chronological span, is Borrut, A.et al. It is worth noting that Brown's World of Late Antiquity is very much a work of social history rather than discourse analysis. Jh. A Social, Economic and Administrative Survey, The Inheritance of Rome. 15 Especially in Kaldellis, A., Hellenism in Byzantium. It would be tedious to repeat all the arguments that have filled academic journals in recent years about the periodisation of late antiquity. This volume brings together unpublished Italian and Albanian archaeological reports and new archaeological studies from recent fieldwork that throw new light on the archaeology and history of the Pavllas River Valley, the Mediterranean alluvi... .... 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