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Medieval trans lives in anamorphosis: Looking back and seeing differently (Pregnant men and backward birth) Anamorphosis, as Lacan presents it in the seventh volume of his Séminaire, is about looking back and seeing differently. He describes Hans Holbein the Younger’s The Ambassadors (1533), with the foregrounded anamorphic skull ...
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-04-03)This article proposes the use of transgender theory within medieval studies as both a productive and a politically significant optic. The article employs transgender theory to effect a new reading of the miraculous ...
(Edinburgh University Press, 2018-03-01)The sounds of early modern Paris are first explored through poetic and satirical depictions of urban noise, with emphasis placed on the disruption that they present. The attempt by Louis XIV to assert his absolute power ...