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Feros Reviews Jordán Arroyo, Entre la vigilia y el sueño

Revista de Libros, Oct 2018:

Antonio Feros reviews María V. Jordán Arroyo, Entre la vigilia y el sueño. Soñar en el Siglo de Oro (Iberoamericana Vervuert, 2017).


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.

Reviews in the RQ Fall 2018

Renaissance Quarterly 71/3 2018:

Xanthe Brooke reviews Velázquez Re-Examined: Theory, History, Poetry, and Theatre, Giles Knox and Tanya J. Tiffany, eds (Brepols, 2017).

Silvia Z. Mitchell reviews Early Modern Dynastic Marriages and Cultural Transfer, Joan-Lluís Palos and Magdalena S. Sánchez, eds (Ashgate, 2016).

Thomas A. Kirk reviews Matteo Salonia, Genoa’s Freedom: Entrepreneurship, Republicanism, and the Spanish Atlantic (Lexington Books, 2017).

Jeanette M. Fregulia reviews Italian Merchants in the Early-Modern Spanish Monarchy: Business Relations, Identities and Political Resources, Catia Brilli and Manuel Herrero Sánchez, eds (Routledge, 2017).

Céline Dauverd reviews Eberhard Crailsheim, The Spanish Connection: French and Flemish Merchant Networks in Seville (1570–1650) (Cologne: Böhlau Verlag, 2016).

Barbara Fuchs reviews Antonio Urquízar-Herrera, Admiration and Awe: Morisco Buildings and Identity Negotiations in Early Modern Spanish Historiography (Oxford University Press, 2017).

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

Cristina Diego Pacheco reviews Musical Exchanges, 1100-1650: Iberian Connections, ed. Manuel Pedro Ferreira.

Hilaire Kallendorf reviews Ryan D. Giles, Inscribed Power: Amulets and Magic in Early Spanish Literature (University of Toronto Press, 2017).

Reviews in the JMH, Sept 2018

The Journal of Modern History 90/3 (2018):

Kenneth J. Andrien reviews Antonio Feros, Speaking of Spain: The Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World (Harvard 2017).

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

Rodríguez Mediano Reviews Pereda in RdL, Aug 18, 2018

Revista de Libros, Aug 28, 2018:

Fernando Rodríguez Mediano reviews Felipe Pereda, Crimen e ilusión. El arte de la verdad en el Siglo de Oro (Marcial Pons, 2017).

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.

Flannery Reviews Mehl in JWH, March 2018

Journal of World History 29/1 (2018):

Kristie Patricia Flannery reviews Eva Marie Mehl, Forced Migration in the Spanish World: From Mexico to the Philippines, 1765-1811 (Cambridge, 2016).

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).

Flores Reviews The Commentaries of D. García de Silva y Figueroa

The Journal of Early Modern History 22/3 (2018):

Jorge Flores reviews The Commentaries of D. García de Silva y Figueroa on His Embassy to Shāh ‘Abbās I of Persia on Behalf of Philip III, King of Spain, Jeffrey S. Turley and George Bryan Souza, eds (Boydell Press, 2017).

Reviews in the Spring 2018 SCJ

The Sixteenth Century Journal 49/1 (2018):

Lisa Estevez reviews Ilenia Colón Mendoza, The “Cristos yacentes” of Gregorio Fernández: Polychrome Sculptures of the Supine Christ in Seventeenth-Century Spain.

W. Reginald Rampone, Jr. reviews Horacio Sierra, Sanctified Subversives: Nuns in Early Modern English and Spanish Literature.

Cloe Cavero de Carondelet reviews Pablo González Tornel, Roma Hispánica: Cultura festiva española en la capital del Barroco.