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Medieval and early modern devotional objects in global perspective : translations of the sacred

Author: Elizabeth Robertson
Publisher: New York, NY ; Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Series: The new middle ages
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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The essays create an interdisciplinary conversation about the nature and function of sacred and devotional objects across the globe during the medieval and Early Modern period. Topics include the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Kongress
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Robertson
ISBN: 9780230616042 0230616046
OCLC Number: 700527225
Description: XIV, 259 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction; E.Robertson & J.Jahner Relics and Life Story of the Buddha; J.S.Strong Word as Relic in Medieval Daoism; S.R.Bokenkamp The Book as a Sacred Object in Private Homes in Early or Medieval India; G.Schopen Gone to Ground: Relics and Holy Wells in Medieval and Early Modern Ireland; C.McKenna 'Cunningly hidden': Invisible and Forgotten Relics in the Romanesque Work of Art; K.Ambrose Julian of Norwich's Unmediated Vision; E.Robertson The Past, Present, and Future in Medieval Surveys of Roman Relics; C.D.Benson The Reformation of the Relic: Lydgate's and Milton's Saint Edmund; K.Rutkowski 'The Tragedy of the Handkerchief': Objects Sacred and Profane in Shakespeare's Othello; R.C.McCoy Moriscos and the Desacralization of Stories in Early Modern Spain; M.E.Perry Sacred Cloth and Veiled Body: Guadalupe's Tilma and Other Relic Textiles; J.Favrot Peterson From the Devil's Herb to Saint Thomas's Gift: The Christianization of Guarani Sacred Plants in the Jesuit Reductions in Paraguay; A.I.Prieto The Sacred, the Secret, and the Ethics of Historical Interpretation: What I Learned From the Santos of New Mexico; C.Farago Afterword: Persons and Things; P.Stallybrass
Series Title: The new middle ages
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