Eugene Vance (NHC Fellow, 1994–95)

Project Title

Image and Unlikeness: Icons, Relics and the Poetics of the Sacred in the Middle Ages

University of Washington

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Fellowship Work Summary, 1994–95

Eugene Vance revised three chapters of Image and Unlikeness: Icons, Relics, andthe Poetics of Participation in the Middle Ages, began and completed the first draft of a book provisionally titled "The Edifice of the Heart: Shrine, Image, and Poem in Paulinus of Nola," and published "De la tombe au texte: Figures de deuil dans les Confessions de Saint Augustin et dans I 'art funéraire paléochrétien" in the journal Etudes de lettres.