Category Archives: Europe

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Urban Space in Postwar Madrid

A review of Zones of Influence: The Production of Madrid in Early Franco Spain, by Adam Winkel. In Zones of Influence: The Production of Madrid…

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The West Ward Excavation, Bamburgh Castle

A review of The West Ward Excavation, Bamburgh Castle (Bamburgh, Northumberland, United Kingdom). The subject of the present article is a little different, concerning as…

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Devotion in the Medieval Monastery

A review of Affective Devotion and Emotional Reform in the Eleventh-Century Monastery of John of Fécamp, by Lauren Elisabeth Mancia. At first blush, John of…

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Conceptualizing Space in Irish Theater

A review of Reimagining Space in the Performance of Ireland, by Sharon Ann Pressburg. The study of theater offers rich opportunities to theorize about space,…

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The Jewish Body in Postwar France

A review of L’Esprit du Corps: Bodies, Communities, and the Reconstruction of Jewish Life in France, 1914–1940, by Erin Corber. It is no mystery, now…