Chapter 5 Κατὰ μίμησιν τῆς μακαρίας Πουλχερίας. Diffrazioni storiografiche per speculum haeresiae

In: Mujeres imperiales, mujeres reales
Author: Silvia Acerbi

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In our contribution we analyse the strategies of self-representation and propaganda (transmitted by the sources according to contrasting doctrinal orientations), employed on the background of the great Christological debates of the V century, by the bride of the Emperor Theodosius II, Eudocia, and especially by his sister, Aelia Pulcheria, in order to embody the transcendent and sacred monopoly of the female imperial royalty.

Mujeres imperiales, mujeres reales

Representaciones públicas y representaciones del poder en la Antigüedad tardía y Bizancio



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