Embodiment and the Pursuit of Holiness in Late Ancient Christianity
Edited by Georgia Frank, Susan Holman and Andrew Jacobs
Contributor(s): Suzanne Abrams Rebillard, Thomas Arentzen, Sebastian Brock, Rebecca Stephens Falcasantos, Georgia Frank, Constance Furey, Sidney Griffith, Susan Holman, Andrew Jacobs, Rebecca Krawiec, Bernadette McNary-Zak, Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, Caroline Schroeder, Arthur Urbano and Frances Young
This collection of essays explores how the body became a touchstone for late antique practice and religious imagination through stories from the eastern Christian world of antiquity: monks and martyrs, families and congregations, and textual bodies from antiquity subject to modern interpretations.
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