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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.”

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, 1469-1611 (Toronto, 2017).

Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra reviews Antonio Feros, Speaking of Spain: 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 (Nebraska, 2017).

Francisco Bethencourt reviews Gleydi Sullón Barreto, Extranjeros integrados: Portugeses en la Lima virreinal (Madrid: CSIC, 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).

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

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Mitchell Reviews Sherer in JMH, April 2018

The Journal of Military History 82/2 (2018):

Andrew Mitchell reviews Idan Ferrer, Warriors for a Living: The Experience of the Spanish Infantry in the Italian Wars, 1494-1559 (Brill, 2017).

Reviews in the AHR, June 2018

American Historical Review 123/3 (2018):

Adrian Pearce reviews Ernesto Bassi, An Aqueous Territory: Sailor Geographies and New Granada’s Transimperial Greater Caribbean World (Duke, 2016).

Michelle A. McKinley reviews Bianca Premo, The Enlightenment on Trial: Ordinary Litigants and Colonialism in the Spanish Empire (Oxford, 2017).

Timothy E. Anna reviews Brian R. Hamnett, The End of Iberian Rule on the American Continent, 1770-1830 (Cambridge, 2017).

Jennifer L. Lambe reviews Pablo F. Gómez, The Experiential Caribbean: Creating Knowledge and Healing in the Early Modern Atlantic (UNC Press, 2017).

Daniel Nemser reviews Orlando Betancor, The Matter of Empire: Metaphysics and Mining in Colonial Peru (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017).

Matthias B. Lehmann reviews Jeremy Cohen, A Historian in Exile: Solomon ibn Verga, Shevet Yehudah, and the Jewish-Christian Encounter (Penn, 2017).

Reviews in the JMH, June 2018

The Journal of Modern History 90/2 (2018):

Miriam Bodian reviews Nicole Reinhardt, Voices of Conscience: Royal Confessors and Political Counsel in Seventeenth-Century Spain and France (Oxford, 2016).

María Bárbara Zepeda Cortés reviews Christopher Storrs, The Spanish Resurgence, 1713-1748 (Yale, 2016).

Jeremy Adelman reviews Brian R. Hamnett, The End of Iberian Rule on the American Continent, 1770-1830 (Cambridge, 2017).

Reviews in the AHR April 2018

American Historical Review 123/2 (2018):

Clinton D. Young reviews Rachael Ball, Treating the Public: Charitable Theater and Civic Health in the Early Modern Atlantic World (LSU, 2016).

Jotham Parsons reviews Nicole Reinhardt, Voices of Conscience: Royal Confessors and Political Counsel in Seventeenth-Century Spain and France (Oxford, 2016).

Reviews in the Bulletin of the Comediantes, Fall 2018

Bulletin of the Comediantes 69/2 (2017):

Ruth MacKay reviews Rachael Ball, Treating the Public: Charitable Theater and Civic Health in the Early Modern Atlantic World (LSU Press, 2016).

Robert Henke reviews Beyond Spain’s Borders: Women Players in Early Modern National Theaters, Anne J. Cruz] and María Cristina Quintero, eds (Routledge, 2017).

Trevor J. Dadson reviews Javier Irigoyen-García, Moors Dressed as Moors: Clothing, Social Distinction and Ethnicity in Early Modern Iberia (University of Toronto Press, 2017).

Katrina B. Olds reviews The Early Modern Hispanic World: Transnational and Interdisciplinary Approaches, Kimberly Lynn and Erin Kathleen Rowe, eds (Cambridge, 2017).

Ricardo Padrón reviews Lisa Voigt, Spectacular Wealth: The Festivals of Colonial South American Mining Towns (University of Texas Press, 2016).

 

 

Reviews in the Spring 2018 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly 71/1 (2018):

Raffaela Bruzzone reviews Juan Pimentel, The Rhinoceros and the Megatherium: An Essay in Natural History (Harvard, 2017).

Barbara Fuchs reviews The Early Modern Hispanic World: Transnational and Interdisciplinary Approaches, Kimberly Lynn and Erin Kathleen Rowe, eds (Cambridge, 2017).

A. Katie Harris reviews Nuria Silleras-Fernández, Chariots of Ladies: Francesc Eiximenis and the Court Culture of Medieval and Early Modern Iberia (Cornell, 2015).

Darcy Donahue reviews Autobiography and Letters of a Spanish Nun, Susan Diane Laningham, ed., Jane Tar, trans. (Iter Press, 2016).

Reviews in the JIH Spring 2018

The Journal of Interdisciplinary History 48/4 (2018):

John Slater reviews Rachael Ball, Treating the Public: Charitable Theater and Civic Health in the Early Modern Atlantic World (LSU, 2016).

Rebecca Earle reviews Jodi Campbell, At the First Table: Food and Social Identity in Early Modern Spain (Nebraska, 2017).

Fidel J. Tavárez reviews Ernesto Bassi, An Aqueous Territory: Sailor Geographies and New Granada’s Transimperial Greater Caribbean World; New Countries, Capitalism, Revolution, and Nations in the Americas, 1750-1870 (Duke, 2016).

Cavanaugh, “Enslaved Morisco Children” + Reviews in RQ Winter, 2017

Renaissance Quarterly 70/4 (2017):

Stephanie M. Cavanaugh, “Litigating for Liberty: Enslaved Morisco Children in Sixteenth-Century Valladolid.”

James Amelang reviews Miguel Martínez, Front Lines: Soldiers’ Writing in the Early Modern Hispanic World (Penn, 2016).

Elizabeth R. Wright reviews Julia L. Farmer, Imperial Tapestries: Narrative Form and the Question of Spanish Habsburg Power (Bucknell, 2016).

Oriol Miró Martí reviews Jesús Botello López-Canti, Cervantes, Felipe II, y la España del Siglo del Oro (Iberoamericana, 2016).

Rina Walthaus reviews Beyond Spain’s Borders: Women Players in Early Modern National Theaters, Anne J. Cruz and María Cristina Quintero, eds (Routledge, 2017).

Evangelisti Article & Reviews in JEMH 22/1-2

Journal of Early Modern History 22/1-2 (2018):

Sylvia Evangelisti, “Religious Women, Mystic Journeys and Agency in Early Modern Spain.”

David Do Paço reviews Noel Malcolm, Agents of Empire: Knights, Corsairs, Jesuits and Spies in the Sixteenth-Century Mediterranean World (Oxford, 2017).

Nicola Di Cosmo reviews Tonio Andrade, The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History (Princeton, 201).

 

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