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Humanities Faculty 2007 Publications

Art History

English, Darby. How to See a Work of Art in Total Darkness. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2007.

English, Darby. Kara Walker: Narratives of a Negress. New York: Rizzoli, 2007.

Classics

Dik, Helma. Word Order in Greek Tragic Dialogue. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Payne, Mark. Classics, Theocritus and the Invention of Fiction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Zeitlin, Judith. The Phantom Heroine: Ghosts and Gender in Seventeenth-Century Chinese Literature. Honolulu: University of Hawai`i Press, 2007.

Zeitlin, Judith, Charlotte Furth and Ping-chen Hsiung, eds. Thinking with Cases: Specialist Knowledge in Chinese Cultural History. Honolulu: University of Hawai`i Press, 2007.

English Language and Literature

Bevington, David. This Wide and Universal Theater: Shakespeare in Performance Then and Now. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Cormack, Bradin. A Power to Do Justice: Jurisdiction, English Literature and the Rise of Common Law 1507-1625. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Mitchell, W.J.T. Bildtheorie. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 2007.

tern, Richard. Europe or Up and Down with Baggish and Schreiber, New Edition. Evanston: TriQuarterly Books, 2007.

Germanic Studies

Levin, David J. Unsettling Opera: Staging Mozart, Wagner, Verdi, and Zemlinsky. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Humanities At-Large

Kaegi, Walter. Heraclius, Emperor of Byzantium. Modern Greek translation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Linguistics

Yu, Alan. A Natural History of Infixation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Music

Feldman, Martha. Opera and Sovereignty: Transforming Myths in 18 th-Century Italy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Levinson, Ilya. Old Clock. Blaine, MN: Jeann é Inc., 2007.

Ran, Shulamit. “Credo/Ani Ma’aminon” on And On Peace, Earth: A Chanticleer Mass. Warner Classics, 2007.

Ran, Shulamit. Invocation for solo horn, chimes and timpani. Indianapolis: Hard Cor Music, 2007.

Ran, Shulamit. Legends for orchestra and Violin Concerto. Albany: Albany Records, 2007.

Ran, Shulamit. Three Scenes for Clarinet. King of Prussia, PA: Theodore Presser Company, 2007.

Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Dorman, Peter and Betsy Bryan, eds. “Sacred Space and Sacred Function in Ancient Thebes.” Studies in Ancient Oriental Civilizations, vol. 61. Chicago: Oriental Institute, 2007.

Lewis, Franklin and Sunil Sharma, eds. The Necklace of the Pleiades: Studies in Persian Literature Presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80 th Birthday. Amsterdam: Rozenberg and West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University Press, 2007.

Lewis, Franklin. Rumi: Past and Present, East and West Revised Edition. Oxford: One World, 2007.

Lewis, Franklin. Rumi: Swallowing the Sun (poems translated from the Persian). Oxford: One World, 2007.

Lewis, Franklin and Sunil Sharma, eds. The Necklace of the Pleiades. Amsterdam: Rozenberg Publishers, 2007 and West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2007.

Mustafa, Farouk. Chicago (translation from Arabic of a novel by Alaa Al Aswany). Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 2007.

Perry, John. Early Persian Lexicography: Farhangs of the Eleventh to Fifteenth Centuries. (Revision of Ranniaia Persidskaia Leksikorafiia, by Solomon I. Baevskii). London: Global Oriental Press, 2007.

Roth, Martha, Walter Farber, Matthew Stolper, and Paula von Bechtolsheim, eds. Studies Presented to Robert D. Biggs, June 4, 2004 From the Workshop of the Chicago Assyrian Dictionary, Volume 2. Assyriological Studies 27. Chicago: Oriental Institute, 2007.

Yousef, Saeed. Poetics and Politics East and West: the Poetries of Ahmad Shamlu and Bertolt Brecht. Los Angeles: Javan Books, 2007.

Philosophy

Nussbaum, Martha. The Clash Within: Democracy, Religious Violence, and India’s Future. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2007.

Wimsatt, William C. Re-Engineering Philosophy for Limited Beings: Piecewise Approximations to Reality. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2007.

Romance Languages and Literatures

Desan, Philippe. Portraits à l’essai: Iconographie de Montaigne. Paris: Honoré Champion, 2007.

Desan, Philippe. Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne. Paris: Honoré Champion, 2007.

West, Rebecca and Giaime Alonge, eds. “Cinema e Gender Studies.” La Valle dell’Eden X n.19, 2007.

Slavic Languages and Literatures

Bird, Robert, ed. Special Issue: Dostoevskij’s Significance for Philosophy and Theology. Studies in East European Thought v. 59 nos.1-2. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, 2007.

Sternstein, Malynne. The Will to Chance: Necessity and Arbitrariness in the Czech Avant-Garde from Poetism to Surrealism. Bloomington, IN: Slavica Publishers, 2007.

South Asian Languages and Civilizations

Alam, Muzaffar and Sanjay Subrahmanyam. Indo-Persian Travels in the Age of Discoveries, 1400-1800. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Chakrabarty, Dipesh, Rochona Majumdar, and Andrew Sartori, eds. From the Colonial to the Postcolonial: India and Pakistan in Transition. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Stark, Ulrike. An Empire of Books: The Naval Kishore Press and the Diffusion of the Printed Word in Colonial India. New Delhi: Permanent Black, 2007.

Tubb, Gary A. and Emery R. Boose. Scholastic Sanskrit: A Manual for Students. New York: The American Institute of Buddhist Studies at Columbia University, 2007.

Visual Arts

Schutter, David. Sight Threads, Sense Threads. Berlin: Aurel Scheibler, 2007.

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