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Humanities Faculty 1998 Publications

Ancient Mediterranean World

Doniger, Wendy. The Implied Spider: Politics and Theology in Myth. New York: Columbia University Press, 1998.

Art History

Camille, Michael. Mirror in Parchment: The Luttrell Psalter and the Making of Medieval England. London: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Tsivian, Yuri. Early Cinema in Russia and its Cultural Reception. Foreword by Tom Gunning. Routledge, 1994; paperback version, University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Classical Languages and Literatures

Bartsch, Shadi. Ideology in Cold Blood: A Reading of Lucan's Civil War. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998.

Conceptual Foundations of Science

Garber, Daniel and Michael Ayers, eds. The Cambridge History of Seventeenth-Century Philosophy, Vols. 1 and 2. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Swerdlow, Noel. The Babylonian Theory of the Planets. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998.

English Language and Literature

Bevington, David, ed. Troilus and Cressida. The Arden Shakespeare. Surrey: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., 1998.

Chandler, James. England in 1819: The Politics of Literary Culture and the Case of Romantic Historicism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Hunter, J. Paul and Jerome Beaty, eds. The Norton Introduction to Poetry, 7th ed. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1998.

Makdisi, Saree. Romantic Imperialism: Universal Empire and the Culture of Modernity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Mitchell, W. J. T. The Last Dinosaur Book. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

General Studies in the Humanities

Sinaiko, Herman. Reclaiming the Canon: Essays in Philosophy, Poetry and History. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998.

Germanic Studies

Gilman, Sander L. Creating Beauty to Cure the Soul: Race and Psychology in the Shaping of Aesthetic Surgery. Durham: Duke University Press, 1998.

________. Die schlauen Juden: Uber ein dummes Vorurteil. Hildesheim: Claassen, 1998.

________. Der schejne Jid. Das Bild des "judischen Korpers" in Mythos und Ritual. Wien: Picus Verlag, 1998.

________, ed. Special Issue on "Ethnicity," PMLA 113:1 (January 1998).

________. Love + Marriage = Death. And Other Essays on Representing Difference. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1998.

________, ed. Special Issue on "Representing the Healthy and Ill Body," Nineteenth-Century Prose 25:1 (Spring 1998).

________, ed. Special Issue on "New Illnesses--Old Problems; Old Illnesses--New Problems," Studies in 20th Century Literature 22:1 (Winter 1998).

Levin, David J. Richard Wagner, Fritz Lang, and the Nibelungen:The Dramaturgy of Disavowal. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Otis, Laura. Membranes: Metaphors of Invasion in Nineteenth-Century Literature, Science, and Politics. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.

Jewish Studies

Collins, John J., Bernard McGinn, and Stephen Stein, eds. The Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism. 3 vols. New York: Continuum, 1998.

_______. Apocalyptic Imagination: An Introduction to Jewish Apocalyptic Literature. 2nd ed. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 1998.

Fishbane, Michael. Exegetical Imagination: On Jewish Thought and Theology. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998.


McCawley, James D. The Syntactic Phenomena of English, 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Mufwene, Salikoko S., John R. Rickford, Guy Bailey, and John Baugh, eds. African-American English: Structure, History and Use. London: Routledge, 1998.


Eaton, John. "Lettere," "Notes on Moonlight," and "Songs of Despair," written for Nelda Nelson, in Songs and Song Cycles. 1998.

________. "Songs of Desperation and Comfort," 100th world premiere by the Cleveland Chamber Symphony, The New American Scene. Albany Records, 1998.

Kendrick, Robert L., ed. Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, Motets. Recent Researches in Music of the Baroque Era, 87. Madison: A-R Editions, 1998.

Sandroff, Howard. "Eulogy" (1989) for solo alto saxophone, America's Millennium Tribute to Adolphe Sax, Vol. 1. Arizona University Recordings, 1998.

________. "La Joie" (1996) for clarinet trio, Chicago Clarinet Trio (Julie DeRoche, Larry Combs, John Bruce Yeh). Helicon Records, 1998.

Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Donner, Fred M. Narratives of Islamic Origins: The Beginnings of Islamic Historical Writing. Princeton: Darwin Press, 1998.

Golb, Norman. The Jews in Medieval Normandy: A Social and Intellectual History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

________. Qui a ecrit les manuscrits de la Mer Morte? Enquete sur les rouleaux du desert de Juda et sur leur interpretation contemporaine. Translated by Sonia Kronlund and Lorraine Champromis. Librairie Plon, 1998.

________. Who Wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls? The Search for the Secret of Qumran. Japanese translation. Japan: Shoeisha, 1998.

Guo, Li. Early Mamluk Syrian Historiography. Al-Yunini's Dhayl Mir'at al-zaman. 2 vols. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1998.

Khalidi, Rashid I. Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997; paperback, 1998.

Mustafa, Farouk, ed. Mikhail Roman, Al-A'mal al-Kamila. Vols. 1, 2, and 3. Cairo: General Egyptial Book Organization, 1998.

________, trans. The Other Place by Ibrahim Abdel Meguid. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 1998.

Perry, John, trans. The Sands of Oxus: Boyhood Reminiscences of Sadriddin Aini. Translated from the Tajik Persian with an Introduction by John R. Perry and Rachel Lehr. Costa Mesa: Mazda Publishers, 1998.


Gewirth, Alan. Self-fulfillment. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Linsky, Leonard, ed. Semantics and the Philosophy of Language. 2nd ed. 1952; reprint ed., University of Illinois Press, 1998.

Nussbaum, Martha Terapio del desiderio: teoria e practica nell'etica ellenistica. Milano: Vita e pensiero, 1998.

________ and Cass R. Sunstein, eds. Clones and Clones: Facts and Fantasies about Human Cloning. New York: Norton, 1998.

Romance Languages and Literatures

Cherchi, Paolo. Polimatia di riuso. Mezzo secolo di plagio (1539-1589). Rome: Bulzoni, 1998.

________. Sondaggi sulla riscrittura del Cinquecento. Ravenna: Longo, 1998.

Pavel, Thomas and Claude Bremond. De Barthes a Balzac: Fictions d'un critique, critiques d'une fiction. Paris: Albin Michel, 1998.

Weaver, Elissa, ed. Francesco Buoninsegni, Suor Arcangela Tarabotti: Satira E Antisatira. Rome: Salerno Press, 1998.

Slavic Languages and Literatures

Friedman, Victor A., Marcel Erdal, Werner Arnold, and Johannes Niehoff-         Panagiotidis, eds. Mediterranean Language Review 10 (1998).

South Asian Languages and Literatures

Collins, Steven. Nirvana and other Buddhist Felicities: Utopias of the Pali imaginaire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Naim, C. M., trans. Curfew in the City by V. N. Rai. New Delhi: Roli Books, 1998.

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