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  1. The magnetic lady - Ben Jonson, Peter Happe 2009

    Book 

  2. Primary Texts: Core Reading 7 items
    (You should purchase and read these works before the start of term):
    1. Five plays - Ben Jonson 2009

      Book  (contains Volpone)

    2. 'Tis pity she's a whore - John Ford, Martin Wiggins 2003

      Book 

    3. Coriolanus - William Shakespeare, Peter Holland 2013

      Book 

    4. Measure for Measure - William Shakespeare 1967 (Paperback)

      Book 

    5. The winter's tale - William Shakespeare, John Pitcher 2013

      Book 

    6. Samson Agonistes [IN] John Milton: A critical edition of the major works - John Milton

      Chapter  John Milton, Samson Agonistes (1671). A good print edition of the tragedy can be found in John Milton: The Major Works, ed. Stephen Orgel and Jonathan Goldberg (Oxford World Classics, 1991). The text will also be made available via the module’s digital reading list. To read it before the module’s digital list is available, please access it via The John Milton Reading Room website provided by Dartmouth.edu.

    7. The works of Aphra Behn: Vol. 3: The fair jilt and other short stories - Aphra Behn, Aphra Behn 2017

      Book  Aphra Behn, The Fair Jilt (1689). This will be made available via the module's digital reading list. To read it before the module's digital list is available,please access it via Early English Books Online (EEBO) or Literature Online (accessed through the library databases)

  3. Week 1: Anatomizing the Self I 10 items
    1. Texts: 3 items
      1. Mikrokosmographia: a description of the body of man : together vvith the controversies and figures thereto belonging - Helkiah Crooke, Caspar Bauhin, André Du Laurens, Bodleian Library 1618 (electronic resource)

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 2 items
      1. Poetry, Anatomy, Presence - Katharine A. Craik 11/2018

        Article 

    3. Theory: 2 items
    4. Suggested Further Reading 3 items
      1. Logic, Signs and Nature in the Renaissance - Ian Maclean 2007 (Paperback)

        Book  Chapters 1 and 3 ‘Learned Medicine’ and ‘The discipline of medicine’

      2. Please also see the module's bibliography relating to the history of emotions, and specifically to emotions in the early modern period, at the end of this list

  4. Week 2: Pain 4 items
    1. Text: 1 item
      1. Volpone [IN] Five plays - Ben Jonson

        Chapter  This can also be found in the Norton

    2. Criticism: 1 item
    3. Theory: 1 item
    4. Suggested Further Reading 1 item
  5. Week 3: Anger 4 items
    1. Text: 1 item
      1. Coriolanus - William Shakespeare, Peter Holland 2013

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 1 item
    3. Theory: 2 items
      1. Anger and forgiveness: resentment, generosity, justice - Martha Craven Nussbaum 2016 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapters 2 and 4 “Anger: Weakness, Payback, Down-Ranking” and “Intimate Relationships: The Trap of Anger”

    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  6. Week 4: Shame 5 items
    1. Text: 1 item
      1. Measure for Measure - William Shakespeare 1967 (Paperback)

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 2 items
    3. Theory: 2 items
    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  7. Week 5: Sadness and Melancholy 10 items
    1. Texts: 5 items
      1. The anatomy of melancholy: Vol.1: Text - Robert Burton, Thomas C. Faulkner, Nicolas K. Kiessling, Rhonda L. Blair 1989 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      2. Hamlet - William Shakespeare, Ann Thompson, Neil Taylor 2006 (electronic resource)

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 2 items
    3. Theory: 2 items
    4. Suggested Further Reading 1 item
  8. Week 6: Love 6 items
    1. Texts: 2 items
      1. 'Tis pity she's a whore - John Ford, Martin Wiggins 2003

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 1 item
    3. Theory: 3 items
    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  9. Week 7: Welcome, Hospitality, Forgiveness 4 items
    1. Text: 1 item
      1. The winter's tale - William Shakespeare, John Pitcher 2013

        Book 

    2. Criticism: 1 item
    3. Theory: 2 items
      1. Hostipitality [IN] Acts of religion - Jacques Derrida

        Chapter 

      2. On Forgiveness [IN] On cosmopolitanism and forgiveness - Jacques Derrida

        Chapter  First 6 pages digitised

    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  10. Week 8: Public Grief and Compassion 5 items
    1. Texts: 3 items
      1. Session at Exeter Cathedral Library Archives, looking at The King's Cabinet Opened, Eikon Basilike, Eikon Aklastos, Thomas Symmes' ballad 'Invective against Papists' as well as other sources relating to the course, such as Bibles from the 16th and 17th centuries, Foxe's Book of Martyrs (a 16th-century and two 17th-century editions) and a Second Folio edition of Shakespeare's plays. Students are also expected to have read: Katherine Philips, 'Upon the Double Murder of King Charles', and Henry King, 'A Deep Groane'

      2. A deep groane - King, Henry, 1592-1669

        Webpage 

    2. Criticism: 1 item
    3. Theory: 1 item
  11. Week 9: Despair and Catharsis 5 items
    1. Texts: 2 items
    2. Criticism: 2 items
      1. John Stachniewski, The Persecutory Imagination: English Puritanism and the Literature of Religious Despair. OUP, 1987

        On order

    3. Theory: 1 item
    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  12. Week 10: Desire (Theory Week) 7 items
    1. Text: 1 item
    2. Criticism: 3 items
      1. Jorge Figueroa-Dorrego, "Miranda: Aphra Behn's Appropriation of the Literary Figure of the Jilt" in Aphra Behn and her Female Successors, edited by Margarete Rubik, 2011, pp. 93-108

    3. Theory: 3 items
    4. Suggested Further Reading 0 items
  13. Week 11: Anatomizing the Self II 8 items
    1. Text: 1 item
    2. Criticism: 6 items
      1. Inside “Inside Out” - Deborah L Cabaniss 09/2015

        Article 

      2. Inside Out and the democracy of the modern mind - Thomas Dixon July 28, 2015 1.04pm BSTJuly 28, 2015 1.04pm BST

        Article 

    3. Theory: 1 item
      1. The Affective Turn - Patricia T. Clough 01/2008

        Article 

  14. Reading on the History and Theory of Emotions 4 items
    For an introduction to the field of the history of emotions, I recommend the following books and articles:
    1. Early modern emotions: an introduction - Susan Broomhall 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  15. For an introduction to affect theory and the politics of emotions, I recommend the following: 2 items
    1. Affective Economies. - Ahmed, Sara

      Article  Any work by Sara Ahmed, starting here:

  16. For further theory reading on affect and emotions: 5 items
    1. Cruel optimism - Lauren Gail Berlant 2011

      Book 

  17. For discussions on the body and emotions in the early modern period: 22 items
    1. Passions and subjectivity in early modern culture - Brian Cummings, Freya Sierhuis 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    2. Reformation of Feeling - Susan Karant-Nunn 31/03/2010

      Book 

    3. Medicine and society in early modern Europe - Mary Lindemann 2010

      Book 

    4. Reading the early modern passions: essays in the cultural history of emotion - Gail Kern Paster, Katherine Rowe, Mary Floyd-Wilson 2004

      Book 

    5. Emotional communities in the early Middle Ages - Barbara H. Rosenwein 2006

      Book 

    6. Bodies and selves in early modern England - Michael Carl Schoenfeldt 1999

      Book 

    7. Beyond Melancholy - Erin Sullivan 01/03/2016

      Book 

  18. For an introduction to the field of medical humanities: 3 items
    1. Critical medical humanities: embracing entanglement, taking risks - Viney, William, Callard, Felicity, Woods, Angela Jun 2015

      Article 

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