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dr. M. (Martijn) Icks

Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Geschiedenis

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  • Kloveniersburgwal 48
  • Room number: D0.08
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  • Postbus 1610
    1000 BP Amsterdam
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  • Publications

    2019

    • Icks, M. (submitted). Agrippina, Theodora and Fredegund as evil empresses in the historiographic tradition. Manuscript submitted for publication. In S. Samoilenko, M. Icks, J. Keohane, & E. Shiraev (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management Routledge.
    • Icks, M. (Accepted/In press). [Review of: T.C. Brennan (2018) Sabina Augusta: An Imperial Journey]. Classical Philology.
    • Icks, M., & Shiraev, E. (2019). Character assassination in ancient Rome: Defamation in Cicero’s First Catilinarian Oration from a historical-psychological perspective. The Journal of Psychohistory, 46(4), 270-289.
    • Samoilenko, S., Icks, M., Keohane, J., & Shiraev, E. (Eds.) (submitted). The Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management. Routledge.

    2018

    • Samoilenko, S., Shiraev, E., Keohane, J., & Icks, M. (2018). Character assassination (general). In A. Ledeneva (Ed.), The Global Encyclopaedia of Informality: Understanding Social and Cultural Complexity (Vol. 2, pp. 441-446). (Fringe). London: UCL Press. DOI: 10.2307/j.ctt20krxgs.13, 10.14324/111.9781787351899 [details]

    2017

    • Icks, M. (2017). "Adorned by fancy and blackened by prejudice": The "vices and follies" of Elagabalus in modern historical research. In L. de Arrizabalaga y Prado (Ed.), A Varian Symposium (pp. 185-204). (Varian Studies; Vol. 3). Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [details]
    • Icks, M. (2017). Balans van twee modelkeizers. Augustus en Constantijn in vergelijkend perspectief: [Bespreking van: D. Burgersdijk (2016) De macht van de traditie : het keizerschap van Augustus en Constantijn]. Tijdschrift voor Geschiedenis, 130(4), 650-652. DOI: 10.5117/TVGESCH2017.4.BOEK [details]
    • Icks, M. (2017). Cross-dressers in control: Transvestism, power and the balance between the sexes in the literary discourse of the Roman Empire. In D. Campanile, F. Carlà-Uhink, & M. Facella (Eds.), TransAntiquity: Cross-dressing and transgender dynamics in the ancient world (pp. 65-82). (Routledge monographs in classical studies). London: Routledge. [details]
    • Icks, M. (in preparation). Keeping up appearances: Evaluations of imperial (in)visibility in Late Antiquity. In E. Manders, & D. Slootjes (Eds.), Medial (Re)presentations – Various Messages Peeters.
    • Icks, M. (2017). Of lizards and peacocks: Criticism of the princeps clausus in fourth- and fifth-century sources. Mediterraneo Antico, 20(1-2), 457-484. [details]
    • Icks, M. (2017). Turning victory into defeat: Negative assessments of imperial triumphs in Greco-Roman literature. In F. Goldbeck, & J. Wienand (Eds.), Der römische Triumph in Prinzipat und Spätantike (pp. 317-333). Berlin: De Gruyter. DOI: 10.1515/9783110448009-013 [details]
    • Icks, M. (2017). [Review of: S. Nadolny (2016) Die severischen Kaiserfrauen]. Plekos - Elektronische Zeitschrift für Rezensionen und Berichte zur Erforschung der Spätantike, 19, 229-232. [details]

    2016

    • Icks, M. (2016). [Review of: B. Schöpe (2014) Der römische Kaiserhof in severischer Zeit (193-235 n. Chr.)]. Historische Zeitschrift, 302(3), 775-776. DOI: 10.1515/hzhz-2016-0216 [details]
    • Icks, M. (2016). Great pretenders: Elevations of 'good' usurpers in Roman historiography. In H. Börm, M. Mattheis, & J. Wienand (Eds.), Civil war in ancient Greece and Rome: Contexts of disintegration and reintegration (pp. 303-320). (Heidelberger althistorische Beiträge und epigraphische Studien; Vol. 58). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag. [details]

    2015

    • Icks, M. (2015). Archäologisches Landesmuseum Baden-Württemberg (ed.), Caracalla. Kaiser Tyrann Feldherr. Klio. Beiträge zur alten Geschichte, 97(2), 821-824.
    • Icks, M. (2015). The depraved devotion of Elagabalus: Images of the priest-emperor in the visual and performing arts. In F. Carlà, & I. Berti (Eds.), Ancient Magic and the Supernatural in the Visual and Performing Arts (pp. 211-224). Bloomsbury Academic.

    2014

    • Icks, M. (2014). The inadequate heirs of Theodosius: Ancestry, merit and divine blessing in the representation of Arcadius and Honorius. Millennium. Jahrbuch zu Kultur und Geschichte des ersten Jahrtausends n. Chr., 11(1), 69-99. DOI: 10.1515/mill-2014-0105
    • Icks, M. (2014). De triomf van de tiran: Triumphi als kritiekmiddel in Romeinse literatuur. Tijdschrift voor Geschiedenis , 127(1), 1-19. DOI: 10.5117/TVGESCH2014.1.ICKS
    • Icks, M. (2014). Creating tyrants in ancient Rome: Character assassination and imperial investiture. In M. Icks, & E. Shiraev (Eds.), Character Assassination throughout the Ages (pp. 83-100). Palgrave Macmillan.
    • Icks, M., & Shiraev, E. (Eds.) (2014). Character Assassination throughout the Ages. Palgrave Macmillan. DOI: 10.1057/9781137344168

    2013

    • Icks, M. (2013). Book Review: Clifford Ando, Imperial Rome AD 193 to 284: The Critical Century (Edinburgh University Press: Edinburgh 2012). Sehepunkte.
    • Icks, M. (2013). Book Review: Christian Bechtold, Gott und Gestirn als Präsenzformen des toten Kaisers. Apotheose und Katasterismos in der politischen Kommunikation der römischen Kaiserzeit und ihre Anknüpfungspunkte im Hellenismus (V&R Unipress: Göttingen 2011). Klio. Beiträge zur alten Geschichte, 95, 249-250.

    2012

    • Icks, M. (2012). Bad emperors on the rise: Negative assessments of imperial investitures, AD 284-395. Klio. Beiträge zur alten Geschichte, 94, 462-481.

    2011

    • Icks, M. (2011). The Crimes of Elagabalus: The Life and Legacy of Rome's Decadent Boy Emperor. I.B. Tauris.
    • Icks, M. (2011). Elevating the unworthy emperor: Ritual failure in Roman historiography. In A. Chaniotis (Ed.), Ritual Dynamics in the Ancient Mediterranean (pp. 347-376). Franz Steiner Verlag.

    2010

    • Icks, M. (2010). Book Review: Leonardo de Arrizabalaga y Prado, The Emperor Elagabalus: Fact or Fiction? (Cambridge University Press: Cambridge 2010). Sehepunkte.
    • Icks, M. (2010). From priest to emperor to priest-emperor: The failed legitimation of Elagabalus. In A. Turner, J. Chong-Gossard, & F. Vervaet (Eds.), Private and Public Lies (pp. 331-341). Brill.

    2009

    • Icks, M. (2009). Empire of the Sun?: Civic responses to the rise and fall of Sol Elagabal in the Roman Empire. In O. Hekster, S. Schmidt-Hofner, & C. Witschel (Eds.), Ritual Dynamics and Religious Change in the Roman Empire (pp. 111-120). Brill.
    • Icks, M. (2009). L'Agonie versus De berg van licht: Beelden van Heliogabalus bij Couperus en Lombard. Arabesken : Tijdschrift van het Louis Couperus Genootschap, 17(33), 14-27.

    2008

    • Icks, M. (2008). Book Review: Jan de Hond, Verlangen naar het Oosten. Oriëntalisme in de Nederlandse cultuur, ca. 1800-1920 (Primavera Pers: Leiden 2008). Ex Tempore, 28(2), 178-180.
    • Icks, M. (2008). Heliogabalus, a monster on the Roman throne: The literary construction of a "bad" emperor. In I. Sluiter, & R. Rosen (Eds.), KAKOS (pp. 477-488). Brill.

    2007

    • Icks, M. (2007). "Niet te vrouwelijk, niet te mannelijk": Keizer Heliogabalus als androgyne icoon in het fin-de-siècle. Geschiedenis der Geneeskunde, 12, 4-10.

    2006

    • Icks, M. (2006). Priesthood and imperial power: The religious reforms of Heliogabalus, 220-222 AD. In L. de Blois, P. Funke, & J. Hahn (Eds.), The Impact of Imperial Rome on Religions, Ritual and Religious Life in the Roman Empire (pp. 169-178). Brill.

    2004

    • Icks, M. (2004). Heliogabalus: Dienaar van Elagabal, heerser van Rome. Lampas, 37, 347-362.

    2002

    • Icks, M. (2002). Komt dat zien: geschiedenis in Nijmegen: De toeristisch-historische beeldvorming van Nijmegen vόόr en na de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Ex Tempore, 21(3), 152-164.

    2007

    • Icks, M. (2007). De Valse Antoninus: Beeld en werkelijkheid van Heliogabalus in de oudheid. Kleio. Tijdschrift voor oude talen en antieke cultuur, 36(4), 176-188.

    2004

    • Icks, M. (2004). Image-building in het oude Rome: Een tweeduizend jaar oude zeepbel. Kleio. Tijdschrift van de Vereniging van Docenten in Geschiedenis en Staatsinrichting in Nederland, 45(1), 22-26.

    2002

    • Icks, M. (2002). Roma Aeterna?: Het tijdsbesef van Polybios en Livius. Kleio. Tijdschrift voor oude talen en antieke cultuur, 32(1), 29-38.
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