The Oxford Handbook of the Baroque

The Oxford Handbook of the Baroque

Author: John D. Lyons

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780190678449

Category: History

Page: 912

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The Oxford Handbook of the Baroque
Language: en
Pages: 912
Authors: John D. Lyons
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will continue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to
The Oxford Handbook of the Baroque
Language: en
Pages: 856
Authors: John D. Lyons
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-08 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Few periods in history are so fundamentally contradictory as the Baroque, the culture flourishing from the mid-sixteenth to the mid-eighteenth centuries in Europe. When we hear the term âBaroque,â the first images that come to mind are symmetrically designed gardens in French chateaux, scenic fountains in Italian squares, and the
The Oxford Handbook of Latin American Christianity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David Thomas Orique, Susan Fitzpatrick-Behrens, Virginia Garrard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

By 2025, Latin America's population of observant Christians will be the largest in the world. Nonetheless, studies examining the exponential growth of global Christianity tend to overlook this region, focusing instead on Africa and Asia. Research on Christianity in Latin America provides a core point of departure for understanding the
The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Ballet
Language: en
Pages: 1016
Authors: Kathrina Farrugia-Kriel, Jill Nunes Jensen
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"Nearly four hundred and fifty years in, ballet still resonates-though the stages have become international, and the dancers, athletes far removed from noble amateurs. While vibrations from the form's beginnings clearly resound, much has transformed. Nowadays ballet dancers aspire to work across disciplines with choreographers who value a myriad of
The Oxford Handbook of Montaigne
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Philippe Desan
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"The creator of the 'essay,' Michel de Montaigne serves as a bridge between what we call the early modern and modernity. The Essays resemble a patchwork of personal reflections that tend toward a single goal: to live better in the present and to prepare for death. Montaigne constantly redefines the