Renaissance Studies

Renaissance Studies is a multi-disciplinary journal which publishes articles and editions of documents on all aspects of Renaissance history and culture. The articles range over the history, art, architecture, religion, literature, and languages of Europe during the period. Editions of important documents appear in their original languages, with introduction, textual apparatus, notes and (occasionally) translations of the documents and sources into English. The journal also contains a substantial book reviews section and often illustrated reviews of major exhibitions worldwide.

Quarterly: March, June, September, December.

Publisher: 
Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN (print): 
0269-1213
ISSN (online): 
1477-4658

Latest articles

Robert Herrick, The Complete Poetry of Robert Herrick, edited by Tom Cain and Ruth Connolly. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 2 vols. lxx + 504 and 805pp. £250.00. ISBN: 978-0199212842 and 978-0199212859.
Thomas N. Corns, ONLINE EARLY
John Leonard, Faithful Labourers: A Reception History of Paradise Lost, 1667–1970. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 2 vols. xvii + 880 pp. £155.00. ISBN 978-0199666553 (hb).
Liam D. Haydon, ONLINE EARLY
Alexander J. Fisher, Music, Piety, and Propaganda: The Soundscapes of Counter-Reformation Bavaria. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. xvii + 259 pp. £35.99. ISBN: 978-0199764648 (hb).
Barbara Eichner, ONLINE EARLY
Stephen Guy-Bray, Joan Pong Linton and Steve Mentz (eds.), The Age of Thomas Nashe: Text, Bodies and Trespasses of Authorship in Early Modern England. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. viii + 201 pp. £60.00. ISBN: 978-1409468059 (hb).
Tamsin Badcoe, ONLINE EARLY
William Walker, Antiformalist, Unrevolutionary, Illiberal Milton: Political Prose, 1644-1660. Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. viii + 207 pp. £60.00. ISBN: 978-1472431332 (hb).
Liam Haydon, ONLINE EARLY
Francesca Klein, Scritture e governo dello stato a Firenze nel Rinascimento. Cancellieri, ufficiali, archivi. Florence: Edifir, 2013. 317 pp. €22.00. ISBN: 978-8879706100 (pb).
Alison Brown, ONLINE EARLY
John Scattergood, John Skelton: The Career of an Early Tudor Poet. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2014. 356 pp. €55.00/£50.00. ISBN: 978-1846823374 (hb).
Lena Liapi, ONLINE EARLY
Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry (New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8 October 2014–11 January 2015). Catalogue Grand Design. Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry ed. Elizabeth Cleland. New York: Metropolitan
Larry Silver, ONLINE EARLY
Rosa Salzberg, Ephemeral City. Cheap Print and Urban Culture in Renaissance Venice. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2014. xiii + 199 pp. £75.00. ISBN: 978-0719087035 (hb).
Laura Carnelos, ONLINE EARLY
The best counsellors are the dead: counsel and Shakespeare's Hamlet
Joanne Paul, ONLINE EARLY
Textual and textile literacies in early modern braids
Claire Canavan, ONLINE EARLY
Modes of writing and early modern modes of scientific observation
Raz Chen-Morris, ONLINE EARLY
New attention to old words
Matthew Harrison, ONLINE EARLY
Traces of Henry Wotton in continental Alba Amicorum
June Schlueter, Markus Dubischar, ONLINE EARLY
‘Un étrange moyen de séduction’: Anne de Graville's Chaldean Histories and her role in literary culture at the French court in the early sixteenth century
Elizabeth L'Estrange, ONLINE EARLY
Mehmed II, Malatesta and Matteo De’ Pasti: a match of mutual benefit between the ‘Terrible Turk’ and a ‘Citizen of Hell’
Antonia Gatward Cevizli, ONLINE EARLY
Hereditary error and popular culture in Pseudodoxia Epidemica
Harriet Phillips, ONLINE EARLY
Femke Molekamp, Women and the Bible in Early Modern England: Religious Reading and Writing. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. x + 266 pp. £60.00 ISBN: 978-0199665402 (hb).
Adrian Streete, ONLINE EARLY
Heather Hirschfeld, The End of Satisfaction: Drama and Repentance in the Age of Shakespeare. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2014. xi+239 pp. $55.00/£36.31. ISBN: 978-0801452741 (hb).
Adrian Streete, ONLINE EARLY
‘God is in the details’: visual culture of closeness in the circle of Cardinal Reginald Pole
Lorraine de la Verpillière, ONLINE EARLY