Volume 20, Issue 1, Winter 2014

Table of Contents

Experimental Scholarship, Revisted
Part 1

Experimental Scholarship, Revisited

Tampering with Scholarly Form

pp. 1-3

Columns: On Microhistory

Martin Luther, Martin Guerre, and Ways of Knowing

pp. 4-8

Historians and Storytellers

pp. 9-10

Deliberation and Precipitation: Fresh Eggs, c. 1890–c. 1910

pp. 11-13

Colloquium: Lyric Philosophy, Exempla and Responsa

What Is Lyric Philosophy?: An Introduction

pp. 14-27

Imagination and the Good Life

pp. 28-45

Lady Oracle: Engagements with Jan Zwicky’s Lyric Philosophy

pp. 46-54

Perplexity and Plausibility: On Philosophy, Lyrical and Discursive

pp. 55-61

“Now I Get It!”: The Dogmatic Assurance of Lyric Philosophy

pp. 62-67



pp. 68-133

Little Reviews

The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity by Thomas J. Heffernan (review)

pp. 134-135

The Serpent and the Lamb: Cranach, Luther, and the Making of the Reformation by Steven Ozment (review)

p. 135

The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín (review)

p. 136

Theater Outside Athens: Drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy by Kathryn Bosher (review)

p. 136

Local Knowledge and Microidentities in the Imperial Greek World ed. by Tim Whitmarsh (review)

pp. 137-138

Roman Republics by Harriet I. Flower (review)

p. 138

Mao’s Invisible Hand: The Political Foundations of Adaptive Governance in China ed. by Sebastian Heilmann, Elizabeth J. Perry (review)

pp. 138-139

Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman (review)

pp. 139-140

Doubt and Skepticism in Antiquity and the Renaissance by Michelle Zerba (review)

p. 140

Trust and Violence by Jan Philipp Reemtsma (review)

pp. 141-142

Germany and the Holy Roman Empire, Maximilian to the Peace of Westphalia, 1493–1648, and The Peace of Westphalia to the Dissolution of the Reich, 1648–1806 by Joachim Whaley (review)

pp. 143-144

The Culture of Correction in Renaissance Europe by Anthony Grafton (review)

pp. 144-145

The Letters of T. S. Eliot ed. by Valerie Eliot, John Haffenden (review)

pp. 145-147

Darwin the Writer by George Levine (review)

pp. 147-148

Leaving the Atocha Station by Ben Lerner (review)

p. 148

Between the Devil and the Host: Imagining Witchcraft in Early Modern Poland by Michael Ostling (review)

pp. 148-149

Unfinished Business: Fuzzy Studies

Assembling Neighbors: The City as Hardware, Method, and “a Very Messy Kind of Archive”

pp. 150-171

Modes of Syncretism: Notes on Noncoherence

pp. 172-192

Notes on Contributors

pp. 193-196