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Milton Studies

Volume 59

Edited by Laura L. Knoppers

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$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0710-5

288 pages
6" × 9"
7 b&w illustrations
2017

Milton Studies

Volume 59

Edited by Laura L. Knoppers

Published annually as an important forum for Milton scholarship and criticism, Milton Studies focuses on various aspects of John Milton’s life and writing, including biography; literary history; Milton’s work in its literary, intellectual, political, or cultural contexts; Milton’s influence on or relationship to other writers; and the history of critical response to his work.

 

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Published annually as an important forum for Milton scholarship and criticism, Milton Studies focuses on various aspects of John Milton’s life and writing, including biography; literary history; Milton’s work in its literary, intellectual, political, or cultural contexts; Milton’s influence on or relationship to other writers; and the history of critical response to his work.

Volume 59 includes:

Peculiar and Personal: Milton’s De Doctrina Christiana • John K. Hale

The Ecology of Chaos in Paradise Lost • Sarah Smith

Mortal Change: Life after Death in Paradise Lost • Mandy Green

Milton’s Sensuous Poetics: On the Material Texts of Paradise Lost • Thomas Festa

Milton’s Earthbound Bodies: Genesis, Physics, Aesthetics • Caryn O’Connell

Writing Epic in the Aftermath of Civil War: Paradise Lost, the Aeneid, and the Politics of Contemporary History • David Loewenstein

Heroic Restorations: Dryden and Milton • Thomas H. Luxon

Milton, Deliberative Liberty, and the Law of Spousal Privileges • Todd Butler

Laura L. Knoppers is Professor of English at the University of Notre Dame. Widely published on seventeenth-century literature, politics, religion, and visual culture, she is most recently the author of Politicizing Domesticity from Henrietta Maria to Milton’s Eve and editor of The Oxford Handbook of Literature and the English Revolution. Her Oxford scholarly edition of Milton’s Paradise Regained and Samson Agonistes won the 2008 John Shawcross Award from the Milton Society of America. Knoppers is past chair of the Northeast Milton Seminar and past president of the Milton Society of America.

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