Comparative Literature Faculty Works
(Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 2014)Review of a collection of essays on the important sixteenth-century Spanish poet, translator and aristocrat Hernando de Acuña
(Calíope: Journal of the Society for Renaissance and Baroque Hispanic Poetry, 2013)The narrative of a “new” mindset that dispenses with the mythopoetic in favor of the intellect is a foundational myth of modernity. Perhaps that is not surprising, given the powerful constitutive role which moderns attribute ...
(Center for Renaissance and Reformation Studies U Toronto, 2010)For many writers, politicians and courtiers in early modern Spain, to raise the topic of poetry was to raise the topic of masculinity. In Spain, the sixteenth century marks a particular threshold – we might consider it the ...