Madness & Melancholy in the BSS

The Bulletin of Spanish Studies 87, Vol 8 (2010) has a special issue on madness in early modern Spain:

Elena Carrera, Introduction: “Madness and Melancholy in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spain: New Evidence, New Approaches.”

Christine Orobitg, “Melancolía e inspiración en la España del Siglo de Oro.”

María Tausiet, “El triunfo de la locura: discurso moral y alegoría en la España Moderna.”

Hélèna Tropé, “Inquisición y locura en la España de los siglos XVI y XVII.”

Teresa Huguet-Termes and Jon Arrizabalaga, “Hospital Care for the Insane in Barcelona, 1400-1700.”

Elena Carrera, “Understanding Mental Disturbance in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spain: Medical Approaches.”


About emspanishhistorynotes

Scott Taylor is an associate professor in the history department at the University of Kentucky.


2 thoughts on “Madness & Melancholy in the BSS

  1. Once, again, thank you for bringing this to my attention Scott! Your website is a lifeline in keeping me up-to-date with the latest publications on E.M.Spain.
    All the best, Francois

    Posted by Francois Soyer | January 8, 2011, 6:35 pm
  2. Francois – yeah, that’s how I feel, too: if I didn’t do this blog, I wouldn’t find out about all these things that I post about – that’s why I do it. And this was a great find.


    Posted by emspanishhistorynotes | January 9, 2011, 6:59 pm

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