Publications

Books

Handl A. (in press). Bischof Calixtus I. von Rom (217?-222?) und der Konflikt um seine Person in der Refutatio omnium haeresium. Vigiliae Christianae Supplements, Leiden – Boston: Brill.

Peer-reviewed Journals*

Handl A. (in press). The Making and Diffusion of Bishop Calixtus I’s Cult in Rome and in the Carolingian Francia. Annali di Storia dell’Esegesi, 37.

Handl A. (in press). Heiligt der Zweck alle Mittel? Legitimationsstrategien von (göttlicher) Gewalt bei Gregor von Tours. Römische Quartalschrift für Christliche Altertumskunde und Kirchengeschichte, 116.

Handl A. & Dupont A. (2018). Who was Agrippinus? Identifying the First Known Bishop of Carthage.
Church History and Religious Culture, 98, 344–366.

Handl A. (2017). Tertullian on the Pericope Adulterae (John 7,53-8,11).
Revue d’Histoire Ecclésiastique, 112, 5-34. Download

Handl A. (2016). Viktor I. (189?-199?) von Rom und die Etablierung des “monarchischen” Episkopats in Rom. Sacris Erudiri: a Journal on the Inheritance of Early and Medieval Christianity, 55, 7-56. Download

Handl A. (2014). Bishop Callistus I. of Rome (217?-222?): A Martyr or a Confessor?
Zeitschrift für Antikes Christentum / Journal of Ancient Christianity, 18 (3), 390-419. Download

Peer-reviewed Book Chapters*

Handl, A. (forthcoming). “Globale Strategie oder Belange lokaler Verwaltung? Anmerkungen zu den bischöflichen Dekreten im vorkonstantinischen Abschnitt des Liber Pontificalis.” In Das Buch der Päpste: Der Liber Pontificalis – ein Schlüsseldokument europäischer Geschichte, edited by Klaus Herbers and Matthias Simperl. Römische Quartalschrift Supplementbände 55. Freiburg Wien: Herder.

Handl, A. (forthcoming). “Different Confessions, Different Visions of Heaven? Visual Eschatology, Cross-Confessional Conformity and Confessional Identity Marking in the Picture Motet ‘The Adoration of the Lamb’ and in Its Reception.” In The Reception of the Printed Image in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries, edited by Grażyna Jurkowlaniec and Magdalena Herman. Routledge Research in Art History. London / New York: Routledge.

Partoens, G. & Handl, A. (forthcoming). “Two Anonymous Preachers on the ‘Woman Taken in Adultery’: S. Mai 8 and an Unedited Homily in a Manuscript from Moissac.” In: Les sermons anonymes latins dans l’Antiquité tardive et au haut Moyen Âge (300-800). Transmission, classification, datation. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers.

Book Chapters*

Handl, A. (forthcoming). “Section 2C. The Regions Belgica II and Germania I-II.” In Baptisteries of the Early Christian World, edited by Robin Margaret Jensen, Richard Rutherford, and Maxwell Johnson. Leiden / Boston: Brill.

Reviews*

Handl A. (2020). Review of “Moorhead, John, The Popes and the Church of Rome in Late Antiquity (Routledge studies in ancient history 8), Routledge, London/New York 2017, xii + 321 p.” In: Augustiniana 69,2, 433-439.

Handl A. (2017). Review of “Schulz, Fabian, Föller, Carola (eds.), Osten und Westen 400-600 n. Chr. Kommunikation, Kooperation und Konflikt, (Roma aeterna 4), Franz Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart 2016, ISBN 978-3-515- 10942-0, 316 p.” In: Augustiniana 67,3-4, 372-376. Download

Handl A. (2017). Review of “Rosen, Klaus, Agostino. Genio e santo. Una biografia storica, (Grandi profili), Queriniana, Bresica 2016, ISBN 978-88-399-2884-9, 336 p.” In: Augustiniana 67,3-4, 370-372. Download

Handl A. (2017). Review of “Refutation of All Heresies. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by M. David Litwa. Atlanta (SBL Press) 2016. Writings from the Greco-Roman world 40. LIX, 824 S. $99,95.” In: Gymnasium: Zeitschrift für Kultur der Antike und Humanistische Bildung 124,1, 85-87. Download

Conference Presentations

Handl A. (2020). Mary, the Saints, and Beyond: Characteristic Elements of Catholic Confessionalization in Seventeenth-Century Flemish Painting. Rubens, Van Dyck and the Splendour of Flemish Painting – The Conference, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, 16. February 2020.

Handl A. (2019). Heiligt der Zweck jede Mittel? Legitimatioinsstrategien von (göttlicher) Gewalt bei Gregor von Tours. Religiöse (De-)Legitimationsansätze von Gewalt in der Antike, Johannes-Guttenberg Universität, Mainz, 27. September 2019.

Handl A. (2019). Migrants of Faith and the Faith of Migrants: Migration and inner-religious conflict in the Christian Communities of Rome. XVIIIth International Conference on Patristics Studies, Oxford, UK, 21.08.2019.

Partoens, G. & Handl A. (2019). Two Anonymous Preachers on the “Woman Taken in Adultery”: S. Mai 8 and an Unedited Homily in a Manuscript from Moissac. Les sermons anonymes latins dans l’Antiquité tardive et le haut Moyen Âge (300-800) Transmission, classification, datation. Universtiè de Namur, 16. May 2019.

Handl A. (2019). Was Calixtus Deacon or Presbyter Prior to Becoming the Bishop of Rome? Some Methodological Remarks on the Evaluation of Clerical Offices in the Preconstantininan Period. Clerics in Church and Society up to 700, University of Warsaw, 30. April 2019.

Handl A. (2018). The Influence of Real-life Encounters on the Treatment of Heterodox Groups in the Refutatio omnium haeresium. 8th International LECTIO Conference “Polemics, Rivalry and Networking in Greco-Roman Antiquity”, Leuven, 13. December 2018.

Handl A. (2018). “Hic constituit…” Bischöfliche Bestimmungen im prekonstantinischen Abschnitt des Liber Pontificalis. “Das Buch der Päpste: Der Liber Pontificalis als Schlüssel zur europäischen Geschichte “, Interlational conferece at the Römisches Görres-Institut, Vatican City, 22. November 2018.

Handl A. (2018). Invented, interwoven and interplayed: the evolution of the bishop-martyr Calixtus’ cult in late-antique Rome. “Cult of Saints in Late Antiquity” conference, University of Warsaw, 28 September 2018.

Handl A. (2018). Recognised, Refuted, Rejected. The Quartodecimans and the Eastern Controversy in the heresiological traditions of the 3rd and 4th Centuries. Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland, 24 August 2018.

Handl A. (2018). A Glimpse into Eternity. The Reception and Transformation of the Bildmotette ‘Adoration of God’s Lamb’ by J. Winghe and J. Sadeler. International Conference “Multiplied and Modified. Reception of the Printed Image in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries”, University of Warsaw, 29 June 2018.

Handl A. (2018). Christian or not Christian? Mapping the Presence of Christians in the Catacombs of Priscilla. Annual Meeting of the North American Patristic Society 2018. Chicago, 24 May 2018.

Handl A. (2017). Égalité? Fraternité? Misère? Reflections on the Social Structure of the First „Christian“ Catacombs in the Suburbs of Rome. Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature 2017. Boston, 18-21 November 2017.

Handl A. (2017). Calixtus martyr et episcopus Romae. The (Re)Invention and Afterlife of a Forgotten Saint. International Hagiotheca Conference. Rome, 4-6 October 2017.

Handl A. (2016). Reconciliation for adultery, remarriage and free union? Bishop Calixtus I. of Rome (217?-222?) and his “marriage decree”. International INTAMS Symposium. KU Leuven, 25-27 October 2016.

Handl A. (2015). The Social Historical and Demographic Evidence of the Early “Christian” Catacombs in the Suburbs of Rome. Tagung der Patristischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft. Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, 03-05 January 2015.

Handl A. (2015). Tertullian on the Pericope Adulterae (John 7,53-8,11). International Conference on Patristic Studies. Oxford, 10-14 August 2015.

Handl A. (2011). How to be a martyr without dying for it? A new perspective on the martyrdom of Callistus I. (217-?222?) of Rome. International Conference on Patristic Studies. Oxford, 08-12 August 2011.

Science Popularisation

Handl A. (2015): Legendák, vértanúk és pókhálók: A Római katakombák és a kora keresztény temetkezési szokások. [Legends, Martyrs and Cobbwebs: Early Christian Funeral Habits in the Light of the Catacombs in Rome.] Embassy of the Republic Hungary, Stockholm, Sweden, 13 January 2015.

Handl A. (2013): Ecclesia invisibilis zum Anfassen: Meisterstücke der Vasa Sacra. Glaubens<objekt>: Kunstschätze der Deutschen St. Gertruds Gemeinde, Stockholm, Sweden, 26 May 2013.

Handl A. (2013): Kereskedelem és hit: Német jelenlét Stockholmban és a német Szent Gertrud templom. [Trade and Faith: The German St. Gertruds Chruch and the Presence of Germans in Stockholm.] Embassy of the Republic Hungary, Stockholm, Sweden, 15 May 2013.

Handl A. (2013): Der Epitaph des Friedrich Jürgens’ im Kontext der nordischen Sepulkralkultur der Nachreformationszeit. Glaubens<objekt>: Kunstschätze der Deutschen St. Gertruds Gemeinde, Stockholm, Sweden, 21 April 2013.

Handl A. (2012): Heilige? drei? Könige? Oder: Wie die “Magier” vom Morgenland die Heiligen drei Könige wurden. In: Gemeindeblatt der Deutschen St. Gertruds Gemeinde, 6/2012, 20-22.

Handl A. (2012): Ein Blick in die Ewigkeit: Über das Ephitaph von Friedrich Jürgens’. In: Gemeindeblatt der Deutschen St. Gertruds Gemeinde, 5/2012, 8-10.

Handl A. (2012): „Fürchtet Gott! Ehret den König!“: Die Gestaltung der Königsloge zwischen Konformismus und Herrschaftskritik. Glaubens<objekt>: Kunstschätze der Deutschen St. Gertruds Gemeinde, Stockholm, Sweden, November 2012.

 
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