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Byzantium and Islam Exhibition Blog

Byzantine, adj.: The Evolution of a Word

Grace Labatt, Editor, Voyageur Press

Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012

Perhaps because it's an election year, the word "byzantine" pops up quite a bit in the news these days, although it's not used to refer to an artistic style or a period of history.

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This blog accompanied the special exhibition Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, on view March 14–July 8, 2012.