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Ball, “Court Cities Celebrate Prince Baltasar Carlos” in RSJ

Rachael Ball, “Court Cities Celebrate Prince Baltasar Carlos: Loyalty, Status, and Identity in the Early Modern Spanish World,” Royal Studies Journal 5/2 (2018).


Soyer, “The Inquisition & the Repression of Erotic and Pornographic Imagery” in JHA, Jan 2018

François Soyer, “The Inquisition and the Repression of Erotic and Pornographic Imagery in Early Nineteenth-Century Madrid,” The Journal of the Historical Association 103/354 (2018).

Articles & Reviews in the JEMH 22/5 2018

The Journal of Early Modern History 22/5 (2018):

Ângela Barreto Xavier, “The Casa da Índia and the Emergence of a Science of Administration in the Portuguese Empire.”

Fabien Montcher, “The Portable Archives of the Westphalian Negotiations: From Archival Arsenals to Archival Absolutism (France, Portugal, and Spain).”

Rachael Ball reviews Antonio Feros, Speaking of Spain: The Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World.

Arthur Weststeijn reviews Miguel Martínez, Front Lines: Soldiers’ Writing in the Early Modern Hispanic World.

Granja Ibarreche, “Refashioning Early Modern Masculine Performance” in BSS, June 2018

Bulletin of Spanish Studies 95/4 (2018:

Xabier Granja Ibarreche, “Refashioning Early Modern Masculine Performance through manueles de conducta.”

Hancock-Parmer, “The Spanish ‘Shulamite Brides'” in BSS 95/1 (2018)

Bulletin for Spanish Studies 95/1 (2018):

Teresa Hancock-Parmer, “The Spanish ‘Shulamite Brides’: The Song of Songs in Teresa of Ávila, Mariana de San Joseph and María de Jesús de Ágreda.”

Orlandi, “Dolls as Ambassadors in 16th Century Spain” & a Review in JEMH 22/4 (2018)

The Journal of Early Modern History 22/4 (2018):

Angela Orlandi, “Playing with Luxury: Dolls as Ambassadors for the Florentine Business Community in Sixteenth-Century Spain?”

James B. Tueller reviews Patrick J. O’Banion, ed., This Happened in My Presence: Moriscos, Old Christians, and the Inquisition in the Town of Deza, 1569-1611.

Jones & Schultz in Hispanic Review, Summer 2018

Hispanic Review 86/3 (2018):

Nicholas R. Jones, “Sor Juana’s Black Atlantic: Colonial Blackness and the Poetic Subversions of Habla de negros.”

Kirsten Schultz, “News of the Conquests: Narrating the Eighteenth-century Portuguese Empire.”

Cárdenas Bunsen & Romero-Díaz in Hispanic Review, Winter 2018

Hispanic Review 86/1 (2018):

José Cárdenas Bunsen, “Garcilaso as Sexton: Autobiography, Blood Purity and Inca History.”

Nieves Romero-Díaz, “On Female Political Alliances: Sor María de Ágreda’s Communities of Letters.”

Articles & Reviews in RQ, Summer 2018

Renaissance Quarterly 71/2 (2018):

Katherine Bond, “Mapping Culture in the Habsburg Empire: Fashioning a Costume Book in the Court of Charles V.”

David J Amelang, “Comparing the Commercial Theaters of Early Modern London and Madrid.”

Michael Scholz-Hänsel reviews Creative and Imaginative Powers in the Pictoral Art of El Greco, Livia Stoenescu, ed. (Brepols, 2016).

Tanya J. Tiffany reviews Amanda Wunder, Baroque Seville: Sacred Art in a Century of Crisis (Penn State, 2017).

Stephanie M Cavanaugh reviews Patrick J O’Banion, ed. and trans., This Happened in My Presence: Moriscos, Old Christians, and the Spanish Inquisition in the Town of Deza, 1569–1611 (University of Toronto Press, 2017).

The Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World (Harvard, 2017).

Grace E Coolidge reviews Jodi Campbell, At the First Table: Food and Social Identity in Early Modern Spain (University of Nebraska Press, 2017).

Francisco Bethencourt reviews Gleydi Sullón Barreto, Extranjeros integrados: Portugueses en la Lima virreinal, 1570–1680 (Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2016).

Patricia W. Manning reviews Spencer J. Weinreich, ed. and trans., Pedro de Ribadeneyra’s “Ecclesiastical History of the Schism of the Kingdom of England”: A Spanish Jesuit’s History of the English Reformation (Brill, 2017).

C. Scott Hendrickson reviews Alexandre de Gusmão, The Story of the Predestined Pilgrim and His Brother Reprobate, trans. Christopher C. Lund (ACMRS, 2016).

Luise Schorn-Schütte reviews Nicole Reinhardt, Voices of Conscience: Royal Confessors and Political Counsel in Seventeenth-Century Spain and France (Oxford University Press, 2016).

Essays in the SCJ Winter 2017

The Sixteenth Century Journal 43/4 (2017) features a series of smaller essays this issue, plus book reviews.

Allyson Poska, “The Pedagogical is Political: Feminism as a Pedagogical and Political Choice in the Classroom.”

Rocio G. Sumillera, “Conference: ‘Protestantism and Political Rebellion in Early Modernity,’ Granada, Spain.”

Rachael Ball reviews Feliciana Enríquez de Guzmán, Ana Caro Mallén, and Sor Marcela de San Félix: Women Playwrights of Early Modern Spain, Nieves Romero-Díaz and Lisa Vollendorf, eds. Trans. Harley Erdman.

George A. Klaren reviews Scott Hendrickson, Jesuit Polymath of Madrid: The Literary Enterprise of Juan Eusebio Nierenberg (1595-1658).

Freddy C. Dominguez reviews Antonio Feros, Speaking of Spain: The Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World.

Steven F. Ostrow reviews The Spanish Golden Age: Painting and Sculpture in the Age of Velázquez, ed. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstalle München, and Amanda Wunder, Baroque Seville: Sacred Art in a Century of Crisis.

Albrecht Classen reviews Pierre Emonet, SJ, Ignatius of Loyola: Legend and Reality, ed. Thomas M. McCoog, SJ. Trans. Jerry Ryan.

Donald J. Kagay reviews, Javier Irigoyen-García, Moors Dressed as Moors: Clothing, Social Distinction and Ethnicity in Early Modern Iberia.