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Hollywood and the Americanization of Britain: From the 1920s to the Present / Mark Glancy

Thursday, 28 August, 2014

Mark Glancy and Jonathan Stubbs discuss a book which is likely to be enjoyed and admired by a wide readership.

The Ashgate Research Companion to Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe / eds. Allyson M. Poska, Jane Couchman, Katherine A. McIver

Thursday, 28 August, 2014

Alice Ferron finds this book provides a truly inter-disciplinary review of historiography pertaining to the study of early modern women in Western Europe.

Treacherous Faith: The Specter of Heresy in Early Modern English Literature and Culture / David Loewenstein

Thursday, 28 August, 2014

David Manning believes this book highlights some of the perils of both cultural history and interdisciplinary scholarship between literary and historical studies.

Reading Authority and Representing Rule in Early Modern England / Kevin Sharpe

Thursday, 28 August, 2014

Sara Wolfson reviews a volume which is an essential read for scholars working on the history of political culture, and a fitting representation of a distinguished career.