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New Book: García-Arenal & Pereda, “De sangre y leche”

De sangre y lecche: Raza y religion en el mundo iberico moderno, Mercedes García-Arenal and Felipe Pereda, eds (Marcial Pons, Ediciones de Historia, 2021). “Introducción,” Mercedes García-Arenal y Felipe Pereda. SANGRE. LA POLÍTICA DEL LINAJE...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 15 Nov 2022

New Book: Fuchs & García-Arenal, The Quest for Certainty in Early Modern Europe

The Quest for Certainty in Early Modern Europe: From Inquisition to Inquiry, 1550-1700, Barbara Fuchs and Mercedes García-Arenal, eds (Toronto, 2020). IntroductionMercedes García-Arenal I. Staging Inquisitions: Nature, Culture, Religion 1....
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 21 Sep 2022

University of Chicago Awards Honorary Doctorate to García-Arenal, June

From the University of Chicago: Mercedes García-Arenal, one of Europe’s most eminent historians and a leading scholar of religion in post-Franco democratic Spain, will receive the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters.  She has studied...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 6 Jun 2022

New Book: “Forced Conversion,” García-Arenal & Glazer-Eytan, eds

Forced Conversion in Christianity, Judaism and Islam: Coercion and Faith in Premodern Iberia and Beyond: Co, Mercedes García-Arenal and Yonatan Glazer-Eytan, eds (Brill, 2020).
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 1 Feb 2022

New Book: “Inquisition Trial of a Morisco of Toledo”

The Inquisition Trial of Jerónimo de Rojas, a Morisco of Toledo (1601-1603), Mercedes García-Arenal and Rafael Benitez Sanchez-Blanco, eds (Brill, 2022).
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 28 Jan 2022

Seminar: Schwartz, “Blood & Boundaries,” Grupo PAI HUM 1

The Seminario permanente Mundos Ibéricos y globalización temprana is hosting a seminar April 16, 2021 (on Zoom) to mark the publication of Stuart B. Schwartz, Blood and Boundaries: The Limits of Religious and Racial Exclusion in Early Modern...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 9 Apr 2021

New Book: “Mirando desde el puente: Estudios en homeaje al Profesor James S. Amelang”

Congratulations, Jim!!! Mirando desde el puente: Estudios en homenaje al Profsor James S. Amelang, Fernando Andrés Robres, Mauro Hernández Benítez, & Saúl Martínez Bermjeo, eds (Madrid: UAM Ediciones, 2019). And...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 20 Feb 2019

New Book: Polemical Encounters, García-Arenal & Wiegers, eds

Polemical Encounters: Christians, Jews, and Muslims in Iberia and Beyond, Mercedes García-Arenal, and Gerard Wiegers, eds (Penn State, 2018). Part I The Medieval Iberian World 1. “‘When I Argue with Them in Hebrew and Aramaic’: Tathlīth...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 16 Nov 2018

Spanish History at the RSA, March 22-24, 2018, New Orleans

Here are some panels of interest to us at the Renaissance Society of America Conference in New Orleans, March 22-24, 2018. I am only including full panels devoted to Spanish history and allied fields, not single papers in a thematic panel. So, think of...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 16 Mar 2018

Reviews in the Summer ’16 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly, 69/2 (2016): Frederick A. de Armas reviews Susan Byrne, Ficino in Spain. John Slater reviews Bjørn Oklholm Skaarup, Anatomy and Anatomists in Early Modern Spain. A. Katie Harris reviews The Expulsion of the Moriscos from...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 4 Dec 2017

Feros, “Cervantes, los moriscos, y la esencia de la España” in RdL

Antonio Feros, “Cervantes, los moriscos, y la esencia de la España” in the Revista de Libros, August, 2017. In this essay, Feros reviews: Un Oriente español. Los moriscos y el Sacromonte en tiempos de Contrarreforma Mercedes...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 29 Aug 2017

New Book: After Conversion

After Conversion: Iberia and the Emergence of Modernity, ed. Mercedes García-Arenal (Brill, 2016). IntroductionMercedes García-Arenal Part I: Biblical Culture, Jewish Antiquities and New Forms of Sacred History 1. Nebuchadnezzar’s...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 13 Jun 2017

New Book: The Early Modern Hispanic World: Festschrift for Richard Kagan

Kimberly Lynn and Erin Rowe, eds, The Early Modern Hispanic World: Transnational and Interdisciplinary Approaches (Cambridge, 2017). Introduction. Mapping the early modern Hispanic world Kimberly Lynn and Erin Rowe Part I. City and Society: 1. Towns and...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 7 Mar 2017

Book Chapters in “Space & Conversion in the Global Perspective”

Wieste de Boer, Aliocha Maldavsky, and Ilaria Pavan, eds, Space and Conversion in the Global Perspective (Brill, 2015). Mercedes García-Arenal, “Granada as a New Jerusalem: The Conversion of a City.” Gabriela Ramos, “The Incas...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Oct 2016

Reviews in the Summer ’16 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly 49/2 (2016): Frederick A. de Armas reviews Susan Byrne, Ficino in Spain (Toronto, 2015). John Slater reviews Bjørn Okholm Skaarup, Anatomy and Anatomists in Early Modern Spain (Ashgate, 2015). A. Katie Harris reviews Mercedes...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Sep 2016

New Book: Expulsion of the Moriscos: Mediterranean Diaspora

Mercedes García-Arenal and Gerard Wiegers, eds, The Expulsion of the Moriscos from Spain: A Mediterranean Diaspora (Brill, 2014). Introduction Mercedes García-Arenal and Gerard Wiegers Part I. The Expulsion. Preparations, Debates, and Process...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 9 Sep 2016

Geevers on the Habsburg Succession and Reviews in Summer 2015 SCJ

The Sixteenth Century Journal 46/2 (2015): Liesbeth Geevers, “The Miracles of Spain: Dynastic Attitudes to the Habsburg Succession and the Spanish Succession Crisis (1580-1700).” Martha Chaiklin reviews George Bryan Souza, Portuguese, Dutch,...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 11 Oct 2015

RQ Spring ’14: Article & Reviews

Renaissance Quarterly 67/1 (2014): Alejandra Giménez-Berger, “Ethics and Economies of Art in Renaissance Spain: Felipe de Guevara’s Comentario de la pintura y pintores antiguos.” Carla Rahn Phillips reviews Tonio Andrade and William...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 20 Mar 2014

Mercedes García-Arenal Speaking at Princeton

Mercedes García-Arenal, of CSIC, will be presenting two lectures open to the public at Princeton next month, thanks to Princeton’s Humanities Council: Tuesday, April 16: “Chivalric Fictions and ‘True’ Historical Chronicles: Miguel...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 22 Mar 2013

Summer ’12 RQ: Reviews

Helen Hills reviews John Marino, Becoming Neapolitan: Citizen Culture in Baroque Naples (Johns Hopkins, 2011). Emily S. Beck reviews Women’s Literacy in Early Modern Spain and the New World, ed. Anne J. Cruz and Rosalie Hernández (Ashgate, 2011). Grace...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 16 Oct 2012