Penn Press at MLA 2023

Early Modern
Literature and Culture

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The Medical Imagination

The Medical Imagination

Sari Altschuler

The Marvels of the World

The Marvels of the World

Rebecca Bushnell

The Nature of the Page

The Nature of the Page

Joshua Calhoun

What Kind of a Thing Is a Middle English Lyric?

What Kind of a Thing Is a Middle English Lyric?

Cristina Maria Cervone, Nicholas Watson

Fictions of Consent

Fictions of Consent

Urvashi Chakravarty

Won in Translation

Won in Translation

Roger Chartier, John H. Pollack

Heroines and Local Girls

Heroines and Local Girls

Pamela L. Cheek

The Prosthetic Tongue

The Prosthetic Tongue

Katie Chenoweth

Bad Humor

Bad Humor

Kimberly Anne Coles

The Matter of Virtue

The Matter of Virtue

Holly A. Crocker

Digging the Past

Digging the Past

Frances E. Dolan

Disknowledge

Disknowledge

Katherine Eggert

Writing Plague

Writing Plague

Susan L. Einbinder

After the Black Death

After the Black Death

Susan L. Einbinder

Knowing Fictions

Knowing Fictions

Barbara Fuchs

The Book of Books

The Book of Books

Thomas Fulton

In Good Faith

In Good Faith

Claire M. Gilbert

Making the Miscellany

Making the Miscellany

Megan Heffernan

Machiavelli

Machiavelli

Mark Jurdjevic, Meredith K. Ray, Meredith K. Ray

Republic of Taste

Republic of Taste

Catherine E. Kelly

Jews and Journeys

Jews and Journeys

Joshua Levinson, Orit Bashkin

Subjects of Advice

Subjects of Advice

Ivan Lupić, Ivan Lupić

Carnal Spirit

Carnal Spirit

Matthew W. Maguire

On Pestilence

On Pestilence

Girolamo Mercuriale, Craig Martin

Scripts of Blackness

Scripts of Blackness

Noémie Ndiaye

Wit's Treasury

Wit's Treasury

Stephen Orgel

Ceremonial Splendor

Ceremonial Splendor

Joy Palacios

Early Modern Histories of Time

Early Modern Histories of Time

Kristen Poole, Owen Williams

Dead Voice

Dead Voice

Jesús D. Rodríguez-Velasco

Botanical Poetics

Botanical Poetics

Jessica Rosenberg

The Early Modern Travels of Manchu

The Early Modern Travels of Manchu

Mårten Söderblom Saarela

Possible Knowledge

Possible Knowledge

Debapriya Sarkar

Infinite Variety

Infinite Variety

Wolfram Schmidgen

Inventing Exoticism

Inventing Exoticism

Benjamin Schmidt

Shakespeare's First Reader

Shakespeare's First Reader

Jason Scott-Warren

Early Modern Aristotle

Early Modern Aristotle

Eva Del Soldato

Shakespearean Issues

Shakespearean Issues

Richard Strier

Peopling the World

Peopling the World

Charlotte Sussman

Bad Blood

Bad Blood

Emily Weissbourd