- What’s On
Buy or gift a stand-alone digital subscription and get unlimited access to dozens of back issues for just £18.99 / $18.99 a year.
Print subscribers automatically receive FREE access to the digital archive.
Please register at www.exacteditions.com/digital/cornucopia with your subscriber account number or contact email@example.com
Never converted to a mosque, Haghia Irene (Aya Irini), Justinian’s church of the Holy Peace in the first courtyard of The Topkapı Palace, was turned into an arsenal – hence the display of weaponry in its Ottoman dome painting. It stands on the site of a temple and the first Christian church in the city built by Constantine. Now a museum, the best way to experience it is to go to a concert (for listings and tickets, see www.biletix.com). Justinian’s 16th-century church was almost totally destroyed in the earthquake of 740 and was rebuilt in its present form after 753 by the most reviled of the iconoclast rulers, Constantine VII Kopronymos, so named because he allegedly defecated into his own baptismal font.
Cornucopia has joined forces with the digital publishing platform Exact Editions to offer individual and institutional subscribers unlimited access to a searchable archive of fascinating back issues and every newly published issue. This brand new resource is available cross-platform on web, iOS and Android and offers a comprehensive search function, allowing the title’s cultural content to be delved into at the touch of a button.
Digital Subscription: £18.99 / $18.99 (1 year)Subscribe now