Early Modern & Modern Humanities & Cultures

Literary and cultural studies, from the Spanish Golden Age to contemporary cinema

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  1. Albert Serra talks

    Albert Serra talks [Paperback]

    Vincenzo Estremo(Author); Francesco Federici(Author)

    $14.00

    ISBN: 9788869770265
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Cinema / Cinema and Contemporary Arts
    Starting from an artist talk at the last filmforum festival in udine, the book develops a dialog with the well-known Catalan director and artist Albert Serra, retracing the main themes of his work. This book intends to focus espec... .... Learn More
  2. A Resilient Legacy: Giacomo Leopardi’s Zibaldone

    A Resilient Legacy: Giacomo Leopardi’s Zibaldone: Form, History and Discourse [Paperback]

    Cosetta M. Veronese(Author)

    $18.00

    ISBN: 9788869770432
    Published by : Mimesis International
    This book will be the first comprehensive and systematic account of the modes and reasons for which the profile of Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837) has undergone a radical shift from poet to philosopher since the publication of the Zi... .... Learn More
  3. Proceedings of the Privy Council of Queen Elizabeth I, 1582-83

    Proceedings of the Privy Council of Queen Elizabeth I, 1582-83: Two Volume Set [Hardback]

    David Crankshaw(Editor)

    $325.00

    ISBN: 9781843836537
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Series: Proceedings of the Privy Council of Elizabeth I
    By 1540, the Privy Council had been established as the Crown's principal policy-making and executive arm. Under the later Tudors, it governed England on the sovereign's behalf, functioning as an elite corporate board, and imbued w... .... Learn More
  4. The Bad Maestro

    The Bad Maestro: Tinto Brass and the Eroticization of (Film ) History [Paperback]

    Alberto Zambenedetti(Author)

    $12.00

    ISBN: 9788869770845
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Often referred to as a master of erotica, Venetian director Tinto Brass is a deeply political man who has made no mystery of his anarchic inclinations. His long career has often been divided into two periods: the first twenty year... .... Learn More
  5. A Taste for Green

    A Taste for Green: A global perspective on ancient jade, turquoise and variscite exchange [Hardback]

    Carlos Rodríguez-Rellán(Editor); Ben Nelson(Editor); Ramón Fábregas Valcarce(Editor)

    Regular Price: $70.00

    Special Price: $52.50

    ISBN: 9781789252743
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Often along vast expanses, ancient societies traded certain commodities that were considered valuable either for functional or symbolic reasons – or, rather, a mixture of both factors. A Taste for Green addresses latest resea... .... Learn More
  6. The Arras Culture of Eastern Yorkshire – Celebrating the Iron Age

    The Arras Culture of Eastern Yorkshire – Celebrating the Iron Age: Proceedings of “Arras 200 – celebrating the Iron Age.” Royal Archaeological Institute Annual Conference, held at the Yorkshire Museum, York, November 2017, supported by the University of Hull, the Yorkshire Historical and Archaeological Society and East R [Paperback]

    Peter Halkon(Editor)

    Regular Price: $55.00

    Special Price: $41.25

    ISBN: 9781789252583
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    In 1817 a group of East Yorkshire gentry opened barrows in a large Iron Age cemetery on the Yorkshire Wolds at Arras, near Market Weighton, including a remarkable burial accompanied by a chariot with two horses, which became known ... .... Learn More
  7. Understanding Relations Between Scripts II

    Understanding Relations Between Scripts II: Early Alphabets [Hardback]

    Philippa M. Steele(Editor); Philip J. Boyes(Editor)

    Regular Price: $80.00

    Special Price: $60.00

    ISBN: 9781789250923
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS)
    Volume: Volume 1
    Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS) is a project funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No. 677758), and... .... Learn More
  8. Nairi Lands

    Nairi Lands: The Identity of the Local Communities of Eastern Anatolia, South Caucasus and Periphery During the Late Bronze and Early Iron Age. A Reassessment of the Material Culture and the Socio-Economic Landscape [Hardback]

    Guido Guarducci(Author)

    Regular Price: $95.00

    Special Price: $71.25

    ISBN: 9781789252781
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This study analyses the social and symbolic value of the material culture, in particular the pottery production and the architecture, and the social structure of the local communities of a broad area encompassing Eastern Anatolia, ... .... Learn More
  9. Puṣpikā V

    Puṣpikā V: Tracing Ancient India, through Texts and Traditions: Contributions to Current Research in Indology [Paperback]

    Heleene De Jonckheere(Editor); Marie-Hélène Gorisse(Editor); Agnieszka Rostalska(Editor)

    Regular Price: $46.00

    Special Price: $34.50

    ISBN: 9781789252828
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Puṣpikā
    Volume: 5
    This volume is the outcome of the Ninth International Indology Graduate Research Symposium held at Ghent University in September 2017, the fifth publication of proceedings from this series of symposiums. Like previous volumes, the ... .... Learn More
  10. The Mediterranean as a Source of Cultural Criticism.

    The Mediterranean as a Source of Cultural Criticism.: Myth, Literature, Anthropology [Paperback]

    Andrea Benedetti(Editor); Ulrich van Loyen(Editor)

    $26.00

    ISBN: 9788869771361
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    The essays contained in this volume explore the historical trajectories along which the Mediterranean has been conceptualized as a cultural, religious and economical resource and how these various aspects are intertwined. While st... .... Learn More

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