Jews, Christians, and the Roman Empire: The Poetics of Power in Late Antiquity
Edited by Natalie B. Dohrmann and Annette Yoshiko Reed
400 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 illus.
Cloth 2013 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4533-2 | $69.95 | £45.50
A volume in the Jewish Culture and Contexts series
This volume revisits issues of empire from the perspective of Jews, Christians, and other Romans in the third to sixth centuries. Through case studies, the contributors bring Jewish perspectives to bear on longstanding debates concerning Romanization, Christianization, and late antiquity. Read more .
Parrots and Nightingales: Troubadour Quotations and the Development of European Poetry
472 pages | 6 x 9 | 9 illus.
Cloth 2013 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4525-7 | $79.95 | £52.00
A volume in the Middle Ages Series
Studying the medieval tradition of quoting verbatim from troubadour songs, Sarah Kay explores works produced along the arc of the northern Mediterranean in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, illuminating how this tradition influenced medieval literary history and the development of European subjectivity. Read more . . .
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