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Townsend Reviews Van Deusen in JSH, Spring 2017

Journal of Social History 50/3 (2017):

Camilla Townsend reviews Nancy E Van Deusen, Global Indios: The Indigenous Struggle for Justice in Sixteenth-Century Spain (Duke, 2015).

DeVun Reviews “Sex, Identity, & Hermaphrodites” in JHS, May 2016

The Journal of the History of Sexuality 25/2 (2016):

Leah DeVun reviews Richard Cleminson & Francisco Vázquez GarcíaSex, Identity, and Hermaphrodites in Iberia, 1500-1800 (Pickering and Chatto, 2013).

Link to review requires subscription to Project Muse.

New Book: Tremlett, Isabella of Castile (plus Reviews)

Giles Tremlett, Isabella of Castile: Europe’s First Great Queen (Bloomsbury, 2017).

Henry Kamen reviews Tremlett, Isabella of Castile, in the Times Literary Supplement 5964, July 18, 2017.

Alexander Larman reviews Tremlett, Isabella of Castile, in the Guardian, March 19, 2017.

Reviews in JSH, Spring 2016

Journal of Social History 49/3 (2016):

George Reid Andrews reviews Ann Twinam, Purchasing Whiteness: Pardos, Mulattos, and the Quest for Social Mobility in the Spanish Indies (Stanford, 2015).

Joan Bristol reviews Alcohol in Latin America: A Social History, Gretchen Pierce and Áurea Toxqui, eds (University of Arizona Press, 2014).

Freund Reviews Zanardi in ECS, Spring ’17

Eighteenth Century Studies 50/3 (2017):

Amy Freund reviews Tara Zanardi, Framing Majismo: Art and Royal Identity in Eighteenth-Century Spain (Penn State, 2016).

Article & Review in ECS, Winter ’16

Eighteenth Century Studies 49/2 (2016):

Cindy Ermus, “The Spanish Plague that Never Was: Crisis and Exploitation in Cádiz during the Peste of Provence.”

Nancy Vogeley reviews Barbara H. Stein and Stanley J. Stein, Crisis in an Atlantic Empire: Spain and New Spain, 1808-1810 (JHUP, 2014).

JEMH 2017, Special Issue: Missionary Encounters in the Atlantic World

The Journal of Early Modern History 21/1-2 (2017): Special Issue: Missionary Encounters in the Atlantic World

Brandon Bayne, “Willy-Nilly Baptisms and Chichimeca Freedoms: Missionary Disputes, Indigenous Desires, and the 1695 O’odham Revolt.”

M. Kittiya Lee, “Cannibal Theologies in Colonial America (1549-1759): Translating the Chritian Eucharist as the Tupinambá Pledge of Vengeance.”

Yaakov Ariel, “A New Model of Christian Interaction with the Jews: The Institutum Judaicum and Missions to Jews in the Atlantic World.”

Pim de Zwart reviews Arturo Giraldez, The Age of Trade: The Manilla Galleons and the Dawn of the Global Economy (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015).

Ann Twinam reviews Jane E. Mangan, Transatlantic Obligations: Creating the Bonds of Family in Conquest-Era Spain and Portugal (OUP, 2015).

Reviews in the Spring 2017 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly 70/1 (2017):

María López-Fanjul y Díez del Corral reviews Lizzie Bougli, Le dessin en Espagne à la Renaissance: Pour une interprétion de la trace (Brepols, 2015).

A. Katie Harris reviews Katrina B. Olds, Forging the Past: Invented Histories in Counter-Reformation Spain (Yale, 2015).

Susan Kellogg reviews Barbara E. Mundy, The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City (University of Texas Press, 2015).

Richard L. Kagan reviews Annemarie Jordan Gschwend and K.J.P. Lowe, eds, The Global City: On the Streets of Renaissance Lisbon (Paul Holberton, 2015).

Giorgio Caravale reviews Manuel Peña Díaz, Escribir y prohibir: Inquisición y censura en los Siglos de Oro (Madrid: Cátedra, 2015).

Jaclyn Cohen-Steinberg reviews Laura S. Muñoz Pérez, Poder y escritura feminina en los tiempos del Conde-Duque de Olivares (1621-1643): El Desafío religiosa de Teresa Valle (Tamesis Books, 2015).

Krystle Farman reviews Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora, The Glories of Querétaro: Chronicle of an Early Mexican Church Honoring the Virgin of Guadalupe, ed. and trans. Stephanie Merrim (Newark DE: Juan de la Cuesta, Hispanic Monographs, 2015).

BSPHS 2016: Articles & Reviews

Bulletin for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies 41/1 (2016):

Review Essay: Zúpanov, “Forgery and the Specter of Philology” in History & Theory, March 2017

Ines G. Zúpanov, “Forgery and the Specter of Philology,” History & Theory 56/1 (2017).

Discusses Katrina OldsForging the Past: Invented Histories in Counter-Reformation Spain (Yale, 2017).