Joel Kalvesmaki is editor in Byzantine Studies at
Dumbarton Oaks. He is the author (with Robin Darling Young, Charles
Stang, Columba Stewart, Sidney Griffith, and Luke Dysinger) of
Evagrius of Pontus: The Gnostic Trilogy (Oxford UP, under
contract); The theology of Arithmetic: Number Symbolism in
Platonism and Early Christianity (Center for Hellenic Studies,
Robin Darling Young is associate professor of theology and religious studies at Catholic University of America. She co-edited with Blake Leyerle Ascetic Culture (UNDP, 2013) along with several other publication in process.
"The scholarship on Evagrius Ponticus has seen a veritable explosion in the last ten to fifteen years. Now recognized as a major fourth-century intellectual figure, Evagrius and his role within contemporary networks continue to be reassessed. Evagrius and His Legacy is a valuable contribution to that effort; focused and excellently structured, this splendid volume represents the state of the art of Evagrian scholarship while leading the way toward further inquiry." -Susanna Elm, professor of history and classics, University of California, Berkeley