Published August 22nd 2000 by Routledge
Fantasies of Corporeality in Early Modern Europe
An examination of how the body--its organs, limbs, and viscera--were represented in the literature and culture of early modern Europe. This provocative volume demonstrates, the symbolism of body parts challenge our assumptions about "the body" as a fundamental Renaissance image of self, society,...
Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge