restricted access   Volume 22, Issue 2, May 2016

Table of Contents


The House

pp. 171-177

Publish and Perish

pp. 178-180


Peace by Other Means: Symposium on the Role of Ethnography and the Humanities in the Understanding, Prevention, and Resolution of Enmity
Part 6

Introduction: Peace by Means of Culture

pp. 181-189

Transreligious and Intercommunal: Hindustani Music in Classical and Contemporary North India

pp. 190-206

Who Was Badshah Khan?

pp. 207-210

War and Peace: Meditations of a Tolstoy Scholar

pp. 211-219

Friendship and Politics in Russia

pp. 220-236

Marriage, Peace, and Enmity in the Twelfth Century

pp. 237-255

Peacemaking, Interdynastic Marriage, and the Rise of the French Novel

pp. 256-276

Once upon a Time: Changing the World through Storytelling

pp. 277-283

Disenchantment: The Price of Victory in The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion

pp. 284-300


The Problems and Possibilities of Portraying a Figure

pp. 301-303

Stolen Pleasures

pp. 304-305


Little Reviews

Beauty: The Fortunes of an Ancient Greek Idea by David Konstan (review)

pp. 306-307

The Double-Crested Cormorant: The Plight of a Feathered Pariah by Linda R. Wires (review)

p. 307

Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement by Ingmar Persson and Julian Savulescu (review)

p. 308

The Smoke of the Soul: Medicine, Physiology, and Religion in Early Modern England by Richard Sugg (review)

p. 309

In Paradise by Peter Matthiessen (review)

pp. 309-310

Georges Florovsky and the Russian Religious Renaissance by Paul L. Gavrilyuk (review)

pp. 310-311

Medieval Rome: Stability and Crisis of a City, 900–1150 by Chris Wickham (review)

p. 311

Rethinking the New Medievalism ed. by R. Howard Bloch et al. (review)

p. 312

The Experimenters: Chance and Design at Black Mountain College by Eva Díaz (review)

p. 313

New Rhythms: Henri Gaudier Brzeska: Art, Dance, and Movement in London, 1911–15 ed. by Jennifer Powell (review)

pp. 313-314

The Little Review “Ulysses” by James Joyce, ed. by Mark Gaipa, Sean Latham, and Robert Scholes (review)

pp. 314-315

Paratexts in English Printed Drama to 1642 ed. by Thomas L. Berger and Sonia Massai (review)

p. 316

Ancient Libraries ed. by Jason König, Katerina Oikonomopoulou, and Greg Woolf (review)

p. 317

The Sea of Languages: Rethinking the Arabic Role in Medieval Literary History ed. by Suzanne Conklin Akbari and Karla Mallette (review)

pp. 317-318

Global Indios: The Indigenous Struggle for Justice in Sixteenth-Century Spain by Nancy E. van Deusen (review)

p. 318

Renaissance Emir: A Druze Warlord at the Court of the Medici by T. J. Gorton (review)

p. 319

Imprudent King: A New Life of Philip II by Geoffrey Parker, and: World without End: The Global Empire of Philip II by Hugh Thomas (review)

pp. 319-320

Elizabeth de Burgh, Lady Clare (1295–1360): Household and Other Records ed. by Jennifer Ward (review)

pp. 320-321

The Institutions of Meaning: A Defense of Anthropological Holism by Vincent Descombes (review)

p. 321

Forensic Shakespeare by Quentin Skinner (review)

pp. 322-323

The Letters of T. S. Eliot ed. by Valerie Eliot and John Haffenden, and: Young Eliot: From St. Louis to “The Waste Land” by Robert Crawford (review)

pp. 323-324

The Visitor: André Palmeiro and the Jesuits in Asia by Liam Matthew Brockey (review)

p. 325

Britain and the Heritage of Empire, c. 1800–1940 ed. by Astrid Swenson and Peter Mandler (review)

p. 326

Chinese Historicity

pp. 327-330

Iranian Heresiography

pp. 331-340

Papuan Peace

pp. 341-346

Notes on Contributors

pp. 347-351