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Andrea-Bianka Znorovszky

Assistant Professor

First Year Seminar

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New Campus

Room: 415

EDUCATION

 2011 - 2016       Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

                             Ph. D. Degree in Medieval Studies

                             Ph. D. Dissertation: “Between Mary and Christ: Depicting Cross-Dressed Saints

                             in the Middle Ages c. 1200-1600”(defended June 2016). Ph. D. awarded magna

                             cum laude

                       

2010 - 2011        Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

                             MA in Medieval Studies (graduated June 2011)

 

2001 - 2005        Aurel Vlaicu University, Arad, Romania

                            BA in Theology and Romanian Language and Literature, Faculty of Theology

                            (graduated 2005)

 

 TEACHING

  • First Year Seminar
  • Representations of Women in Art and Literature
  • Picturing Women in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

 

AREA OF REASEARCH

  •  Patterns of female sanctity with special emphasis on the cult and Apocryphal depictions of the Virgin Mary in Western Christianity
  • Visual representations and cult of cross-dressed saints
  • Women martyrs in art and written sources
  • Signs and symbols of images

 

 PUBLICATIONS

EDITED VOLUMES

[Expected 2017] “Set Me as a Seal Upon Thy Heart. Constructions of Female Sanctity in the Middle Ages.” (ed.) Andrea-Bianka Znorovszky. Budapest: Trivent Publishing. Published under the “History and Archaeology” Series, (ed.) Gerhard Jaritz.

 

ARTICLES (ALSO IN EDITED BOOKS)

[Expected 2017] Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “The Virgin of the Apocrypha. Towards the Creation of an Iconographic Compilation.” (ed.) Silvia Marin-Barutchieff. Bucureşti: Editura Universităţii din Bucureşti. Status: to be submitted by 15 January 2017.

 

[Expected 2017] Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “Between Mary and Christ: Depicting Cross-Dressed Saints in the High Middle Ages. A Case Study on Saints Marina the Monk and Eugenia of Rome.” (ed.) Monica Ann Walker Vadillo. Budapest: Trivent Publishing. Status: to be submitted by 30 December 2016.

 

[Expected 2017] Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “The Virgin of the Apocrypha: Reasons for Further Research in Marian Iconography.” IKON 10, ed. Marina Vicelja, Turnhout: Brepols Publishers. Status: submitted for review.

 

[Expected 2017] Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “The Multiple Bodies of Saint Marina the Monk in the Middle Ages: Iconography, Transfer of Relics, and the Crusades.” (ed. Michael Paraskos) Orage Press. Status: submitted for review.

[Expected 2016] Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “Murind Pentru Hristos în Pribegie: Reprezentări ale Martiriului Sfinţilor Laurenţiu, Gerard de Cenad şi Eugenia de Roma [Dying for Christ on the Move: Representing the Martyrdom of Saints Lawrence, Gerard of Cenad, and Eugenia of Rome].” In Viața și opera Sfântului Gerard de Cenad. Studii [The life and the work of Saint Gerard of Cenad. Studies], (ed.) Claudiu Mesaroş, Timişoara: Editura Universităţii de Vest din Timişoara. Status: in press.

 

Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “Dying for Christ on the Move: Representing the Martyrdom of Saints Lawrence, Gerard of Cenad, and Eugenia of Rome.” In The Modern and Contemporary Reception of Saint Gerard of Cenad, (ed.) Claudiu Mesaros, 43-55, Budapest: Trivent Publishing, 2016.

 

Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “Holy Female Monks-Patterns of Purity: A Comparative Approach of the Visual Representations of Saint Marina the Monk, Saint Eugenia of Rome, and Saint Euphrosyne.  In Il Genere Nella Ricerca Storica vol. 1, edited by S. Chemotti, C. La Rocca, 151-170. Padova: Il Poligrafo, 2015.

 

Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka. “Ave Mari(n)a! Representing a Cross-Dressed Saint n Fourteenth- to Sixteenth Century Italy/Venice and France: Influences, Models, and Patterns of Female Sanctity.” In Medium Aevum Quotidianum 69 (2014): 45-62.

        

Znorovszky, Andrea-Bianka, Rákos-Zichy, Johanna.  “Pagans and Christians in the Late Roman Empire: New Evidence, New Approaches. An International Conference: Budapest, 7-10 March 2013.” Bollettino di studi latini 43 (2013): 599-602.

 

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