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Editorial Board: John Bodel (Brown University), Adele Scafuro (Brown University)
This new peer-reviewed series brings together the best in scholarship on all aspects of Greek and Roman inscriptions throughout the ancient Mediterranean world.
Editor-in-chief: Francis G. Gentry, Emeritus Professor of German, Penn State University. Editorial Board: Teodolinda Barolini, Lorenzo Da Ponte Professor of Italian of Italian, Columbia University; Cynthia Brown, Professor of French, University of California, Santa Barbara; Marina Brownlee, Robert Schirmer Professor of Spanish and Professor of Comparative Literature, Princeton University; Keith Busby, Douglas Kelly Professor of Medieval French, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Craig Kallendorf, Professor of English and Classics, Texas A&M University; Alastair Minnis, Professor of English, Yale University.; Brian Murdoch, Professor of German, Stirling University; Jan Ziolkowski, Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Medieval Latin, Harvard University.
This peer-reviewed book series has as its focus the authors and the Latin and vernacular literatures of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (ca. 6th through 16th centuries), including those less common literatures that arose within the European cultural sphere. Volumes include original scholarly ...
Edited by Andrew Colin Gow, University of Alberta
Edited by Douglas E. Gerber
This handbook is a guide to the reading of elegiac, iambic, personal and public poetry of early Greece. Intended as a teaching manual or as an aid for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, it presents the major scholarly debates affecting the reading of these poetic texts, such as the ...
Edited by Sylvia Brown
This collection of twelve new essays examines the role of women and of gender in a broad range of ‘radical’ beliefs and practices in post-Reformation Europe. Included are German Anabaptists, English Quakers, prophetesses, and unorthodox Catholic nuns.
Edited by Stephen F. Brown, Thomas Dewender, & Theo Kobusch
Focusing on Meister Eckhart, John Duns Scotus, Hervaeus Natalis, Durandus of St.-Pourçain, Walter Burley and Petrus Aureoli, this volume investigates the nature of philosophical and theological issues and arguments at the University of Paris in the early fourteenth century.
Nicola Denzey Lewis, Brown University
In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Denzey Lewis explores the rhetoric of "enslavement to fate" in the intellectual history of the 2nd century C.E., which she argues is differently articulated by ancient authors but to similar rhetorical ends.
Drawing on canon studies, this book investigates the origins, development and functions of the core of the Sunni ḥadīth canon, the 'Authentic' ḥadīth collections of al-Bukhārī and Muslim, from the time of their authors to the modern period.
Meg Lota Brown
This work argues that casuistry provided an important resource for Donne and others caught in the welter of conflicting laws and religions in post-Reformation Europe. Focussing on Donne's works, the book also examines the political, historical, and theological discourses in which Donne's view of ...
Muhammad al-Sharkawi, Brown University
This book offers a comprehensive theory of Arabicization in the Middle East and Egypt in the early period of the Arab conquests. It thereby draws on old Arab grammarians coupled with modern research in second language acquisition.
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