Publications

Below are recent books published by faculty from the Division of Humanities. See the faculty pages in the Faculty Guide for complete lists publications.

2019

Reading India Now: Contemporary Formations in Literature and Popular Culture book coverUlka Anjaria (English/South Asian Studies) Reading India Now: Contemporary Formations in Literature and Popular Culture. Temple University Press, 2019.

Toward Antarctica book coverElizabeth Bradfield (English/Creative Writing) Toward Antarctica. Red Hen Press/Boreal Books, 2019.

Hercules and the King of Portugal: Icons of Masculinity and Nation in Calderón’s Spain book coverDian Fox (Romance Studies/Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) Hercules and the King of Portugal: Icons of Masculinity and Nation in Calderón’s Spain. University of Nebraska Press, 2019.

Enlightenment in Scotland and France: Studies in Political Thought book coverMark Hulliung (History/Politics/Romance Studies) Enlightenment in Scotland and France: Studies in Political Thought. Routledge, 2019.

Sarah Mead (Medieval and Renaissance Studies/Music) Editor, 14 Sonnetti Spirituali of Vittoria Colonna by Pietro Vinci. PRB Productions, 2019.

 

American Judaism: A History book coverJonathan Sarna (History/Near Eastern and Judaic Studies) American Judaism: A History (Second Edition Revised). Yale University Press, 2019.

The Body Papers book coverGrace Talusan (English) The Body Papers. Restless Books, 2019.

Death and Nonexistence book coverPalle Yourgrau (European Cultural Studies/Philosophy) Death and Nonexistence. Oxford University Press, 2019.

2018

The Homeric Battle of the Frogs and Mice book coverJoel Christensen ed. with Erik Robinson (Classics) The Homeric Battle of the Frogs and Mice. Bloomsbury Press, 2018.

Dominion Built of Praise: Panegyric and Legitimacy Among Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean Book CoverJonathan Decter (Near Eastern and Judaic Studies) Dominion Built of Praise: Panegyric and Legitimacy Among Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018.

Radical Skepticism and the Shadow of Doubt: A Philosophical Dialogue book coverEli Hirsch (Philosophy) Radical Skepticism and the Shadow of Doubt: A Philosophical Dialogue. Bloomsbury Press, 2018.

The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini book coverRichard Lansing (Romance Studies) Translator, The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini. University of Toronto Press, 2018.

My Ex-Life book coverStephen McCauley (English/Creative Writing) My Ex-Life. Flatiron Books. 2018.

Kant on Freedom and Spontaneity book coverKate Moran (Philosophy) Editor, Kant on Freedom and Spontaneity. Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Renaissance Woman: The Life of Vittoria Colonna book coverRamie Targoff (English) Renaissance Woman: The Life of Vittoria Colonna. Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2018.

The Translatability of Revolution: Guo Morou and Twentieth-Century Chinese Culture book coverPu Wang (Comparative Humanities/Comparative Literature/East Asian Studies/German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature) The Translatability of Revolution: Guo Morou and Twentieth-Century Chinese Culture. Harvard University Press, 2018.

2017

Sometimes We’re All Living in a Foreign Country book coverRebecca Morgan Frank (English/Creative Writing) Sometimes We’re All Living in a Foreign Country. Carnegie Mellon, 2017.

Semi-Detached: The Aesthetics of Virtual Experience Since Dickens book coverJohn Plotz (English) Semi-Detached: The Aesthetics of Virtual Experience Since Dickens. Princeton University Press, 2017.

2016

New Ghosts book coverLaura Quinney (English) New Ghosts. Borderland Books, 2016.

Revenge, Retribution, Reconciliation: Justice and Emotions between Conflict and Mediation, a Cross-Disciplinary Anthology book coverLaura Jockusch, ed. with Andreas Kraft, and Kim Wunschmann (Near Eastern and Judaic Studies) Revenge, Retribution, Reconciliation: Justice and Emotions between Conflict and Mediation, a Cross-Disciplinary Anthology. The Hebrew University Magnes Press, 2016.

Abraham Joshua Heschel: Une Biographie book coverEdward Kaplan. (Romance Studies) Abraham Joshua Heschel: Une Biographie. Honoré Champion, 2016.

Plucking Chrysanthemums: Narushima Ryūhoku and Sinitic Literary Traditions in Modern Japan book coverMatthew Fraleigh (East Asian Studies) Plucking Chrysanthemums: Narushima Ryūhoku and Sinitic Literary Traditions in Modern Japan. Harvard University Press, 2016.