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  • Sebastiano del Piombo and the World of Spanish Rome

    Between Faith and Empire

    By Piers Baker-Bates

    Sebastiano del Piombo (c.1485-1547) was a close associate or rival of the central artistic figures of the High Renaissance, notably Michelangelo and Raphael. After the death of Raphael and the departure of Michelangelo from Rome, Sebastiano became the dominant artistic personality in the city.…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16 
    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain

    By Matthew Machin-Autenrieth

    Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain explores the relationship between regional identity politics and flamenco in Andalusia, the southernmost autonomous community of Spain. In recent years, the Andalusian Government has embarked on an ambitious project aimed at developing…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz and the Gender Politics of Knowledge in Colonial Mexico

    By Stephanie Kirk

    Each of the book's five chapters evokes a colonial Mexican cultural and intellectual sphere: the library, anatomy and medicine, spirituality, classical learning, and publishing and printing. Using an array of literary texts and historical documents and alongside secondary historical and critical…

    Hardback – 2016-07-29 
    New Hispanisms: Cultural and Literary Studies

  • The Music of Juan de Anchieta

    By Tess Knighton, Kenneth Kreitner

    Juan de Anchieta served the Spanish royal family for 30 years, from his appointment in 1489 as a singer for Queen Isabella, until he was pensioned off by her grandson, the Emperor Charles V, in 1519. During these years Anchieta produced a body of works that - along with his contemporary Francisco…

    Hardback – 2016-07-28 

  • Literary Labyrinths in Franco-Era Barcelona

    Narrating Memory and Place

    By Colleen P. Culleton

    Bringing together works by Salvador Espriu, Juan Goytisolo, Mercè Rodoreda, Esther Tusquets, and Juan Marsa that portray memory as a disorienting narrative enterprise, Colleen Culleton argues that the source of this disorientation is the material reality of life in Barcelona in the immediate…

    Hardback – 2016-07-06 
    New Hispanisms: Cultural and Literary Studies

  • Studies on Manuel de Falla

    By Michael Christoforidis

    This collection of seventeen essays represents twelve-years of research into the music of one of Spain's most important composers, Manuel de Falla. Michael Christoforidis is widely recognized as a leading expert on Falla and this volume brings together both new and previously published work, much…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28 

  • The Routledge Research Companion to El Greco

    By Jeffrey Schrader

    Celebrating the fourth centenary of the death of El Greco (c.1541-1614), this volume analyzes the state of scholarly research on the artist. The Companion is carefully conceived to represent international perspectives on El Greco, who lived in different lands and, in modern times, has drawn…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28 

  • Algarve Building

    Modernism, Regionalism and Architecture in the South of Portugal, 1925-1965

    By Ricardo Agarez

    Focusing on the design and building practices developed in the Portuguese region of the Algarve over four decades from the first signs of modern movement influence to the eve of mass-tourism development, this book looks at three essential themes in twentieth-century architecture - modernism,…

    Hardback – 2016-06-14 

  • Rethinking Juan Rulfo’s Creative World

    Prose, Photography, Film

    Edited by Nuala Finnegan, Dylan Brennan

    Though primarily known for his haunting, enigmatic novel Pedro Páramo and the unrelenting depictions of the failures of post-revolutionary Mexico in his short story collection, El Llano en llamas, Juan Rulfo also worked as scriptwriter on various collaborative film projects and his powerful…

    Hardback – 2016-05-16 
    Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Culture

  • Barcelona: An Urban History of Science and Modernity, 1888–1929

    By Oliver Hochadel, Agustí Nieto-Galan

    The four decades between the two Universal Exhibitions of 1888 and 1929 were formative in the creation of modern Barcelona. Architecture and art blossomed in the work of Antoni Gaudi­ and many others. At the same time, social unrest tore the city apart. Topics such as art nouveau and anarchism…

    Hardback – 2016-04-26
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Windows on Justice in Northern Iberia, 800–1000

    By Wendy Davies

    Although it has a rich historiography, and from the late ninth century is rich in textual evidence, northern Iberia has barely featured in the great debates of early medieval European history of recent generations. Lying beyond the Frankish world, in a peninsula more than half controlled by Muslims…

    Hardback – 2016-04-07

  • The Dasmariñases, Early Governors of the Spanish Philippines

    By John Newsome Crossley

    Building upon Dr Crossley'ss 2011 book ('Hernando de los Ríos Coronel and the Spanish Philippines in the Golden Age') this new work further expands our understanding of the Spanish Philippines by looking at Gómez Pérez Dasmariñas and his son Luis, successive governors from 1589. Drawing upon a…

    Hardback – 2016-04-04

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