New Books by Faculty Members

We are delighted to announce the publication of the following new books by faculty members in the Division of Arts and Humanities.

Suzanne Blier, History of Art and Architecture and African and African American Studies

Art and Risk in Ancient Yoruba; Ife History, Power and Identity c. 1300     [Cambridge University Press, 2015]

Tom Clark Conley, Romance Languages and Literatures

A fleur de page: Voir et lire le texte de la Renaissance   [Paris: Editions Classiques Garnier, 2015]

Khaled El-Rouayheb, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Islamic Intellectual History in the Seventeenth Century: Scholarly Currents in the Ottoman Empire and the Maghreb   [Cambridge University Press, 2015]

Marla Frederick, Religion and African and African American Studies

Colored Television: American Religion Gone Global   [Stanford University Press, 2015]

Jeffrey Hamburger, History of Art and Architecture

The Prayer Book of Ursula Begerin, 2 Volumes   [Dietikon: Urs Graf Verlag, 2015]

Unter Druck: Mitteleuropaische Buchmalerei im Zeitalter Gutenbergs   [Quaternio Verlag Luzern, 2015]

Robin Kelsey, History of Art and Architecture

Photography and the Art of Chance   [Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2015]

Deidre Shauna Lynch, English

Loving Literature: A Cultural History    [University of Chicago Press, 2015]

Richard A. Moran, Philosophy

The Story of My Life: Narrative and Self-Understanding   [Aquinas Lecture, Marquette University 2015]

Gregory Nagy, The Classics and Comparative Literature

Masterpieces of Metonymy: from Ancient Greek Times to Now   [Hellenic Studies Series 72. Cambridge MA and Washington DC]

Elisa New, English

New England Beyond Criticism: In Defense of America's First Literature   [Wiley Blackwell, 2015]

Mark Richard, Philosophy

Meaning in Context, Volume Ii: Truth and Truth Bearers   [Oxford University Press, 2015]

Jeffrey Schnapp, Romance Languages and Literatures

Digital Humanities: Meet the Media Guru Series   [Milan, Egea, 2015]

Adrian Staehli, The Classics

Der Neue Poseidipp. Text, Ubersetzung, Kommentar    [Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschafft, 2015]

David Stern, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and Comparative Literature

A Monk's Haggadah: A Fifteenth Century Illuminated Codex from the Monastery of Tegernsee with a Prologue by the Friar Erhard van Pappenheim [Pennsylvania State University Press, 2015]

John Stauffer, English and African and African American Studies

Picturing Frederick Douglass: An Illustrated Biography of the Nineteenth-Century's Most Photographed American   [New York: W.W. Norton, 2015]

Gordon Teskey, English

 The Poetry of John Milton   [Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2015]

Katherine Van Orden, Music

Materialities: Books, Readers, and the Chanson in 16th-Century Europe    [Oxford University Press, 2105]

Helen Vendler, English

The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar: Essays on Poets and Poetry   [Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015]

David Der-Wei Wang, East Asian Languages and Civilizations and Comparative Literature

The Lyrical in Epic Time: Modern Chinese Intellectuals and Artists Through the 1949 Crisis   [New York: Columbia University Press, 2015]

Nicholas Watson, English

John Morigny's Liber florum celestis doctrine: An Edition and Commentary   [Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2105]

James Wood, English

The Nearest Thing to Life    [Brandeis University Press, 2015]

Jan Michael Ziolkowski, The Classics

Dante and Islam. Inaugural volume in series “Dante’s World: Historicizing Literary Cultures of the Due and Trecento.” [New York: Fordham University Press, 2015]