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Title Coming back to life : the permeability of past and present, mortality and immortality, death and life in the ancient Mediterranean / edited by Frederick S. Tappenden and Carly Daniel-Hughes ; with the assistance of Bradley N. Rice.

Publication Info. Montréal, QC : McGill University Library and Archives, 2017.


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Note Papers based on the conference Coming Back to Life: Performance, Memory, and Cognition in the Ancient Mediterranean, held at McGill University and Concordia University, from May 8 to 11, 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Coming back to life in the ancient Mediterranean : an introduction / Frederick S. Tappenden and Carly Daniel-Hughes -- Many (un)happy returns : ancient Greek concepts of a return from death and their later counterparts / Sarah Iles Johnston -- Living without the dead : finding solace in ancient Rome / Valerie M. Hope -- Bringing back to life : laments and the origin of the so-called words of institution / Angela Standhartinger -- Guarding his body, mourning his death, and pleading for him in heaven : on Adam's death Eve's virtues in the Greek life of Adam and Eve / Vita Daphna Arbel -- If so, how? Representing "coming back to life" in the mysteries of Mithras / Roger Beck -- The cosmology of the raising of Lazarus (John 11-12) / Troels Engberg-Pedersen -- Coming back to life in and through death : early Christian creativity in Paul, Ignatius, and Valentinus / Frederick S. Tappenden -- "Tell me what shall arise" : conflicting notions of the resurrection body in fourth- and fifth-century Egypt / Hugo Lundhaug -- "We are called to monogamy" : marriage, virginity, and the resurrection of the fleshly body in Tertullian of Carthage / Carly Daniel-Hughes -- Death, resurrection, and legitimacy in the Apocryphal Acts of the Apostles / David L. Eastman -- Life and death, confession and denial : birthing language in the letter of the churches of Vienne and Lyons / Stéphanie Machabée -- Weddings and the return to life in the Book of Revelation / Eliza Rosenberg -- Hippolytus and Virbius : narratives of "coming back to life" and religious discourses in Greco-Roman literature / Katharina Waldner -- Disarming death : Theomachy and resurrection in 1 Corinthians 15 / Jeffrey A. Keiser -- Talitha Qum! An exploration of the image of Jesus as healer-physician-savior in the Synoptic Gospels in relation to the Asclepius cult / Frances Flannery -- Equal to God : Jesus's crucifixion as Scheintod / Meredith Warren -- Select bibliography of embedded online works / Frederick S. Tappenden and Bradley N. Rice.
Subject Future life -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Mediterranean Region -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Vie future -- Méditerranée, Région de la -- Antiquités -- Congrès
Méditerranée, Région de la -- Antiquités -- Congrès.
RELIGION / Antiquities & Archaeology
Antiquities. (OCoLC)fst00810745
Mediterranean Region. (OCoLC)fst01239752
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Added Author Daniel-Hughes, Carly, 1974- author, editor.
Tappenden, Frederick S., author, editor.
Rice, Bradley N, author, editor.
Coming Back to Life: Performance, Memory, and Cognition in the Ancient Mediterranean (Conference) (2014 : Montréal, Québec)
ISBN 9781770962224 (PDF)
Standard No. NLC 000045066122
AU@ 000065956512

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