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By Barbara Fuchs,Emily Weissbourd

Representing Imperial competition within the Early glossy Mediterranean explores representations of nationwide, racial, and spiritual identities inside a area ruled by way of the conflict of empires. Bringing jointly experiences of English, Spanish, Italian, and Ottoman literature and cultural artifacts, the amount strikes from the broadest problems with illustration within the Mediterranean to a case examine – early smooth England – the place the “Mediterranean flip” has noticeably replaced the field.

The essays during this wide-ranging literary and cultural learn research the rhetoric which surrounds imperial pageant during this period, starting from poems commemorating the conflict of Lepanto to ornately decorated maps of contested frontiers. they are going to be of curiosity to students in fields resembling background, comparative literary experiences, and spiritual studies.

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