School of Arts and Humanities
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The School of Arts and Humanities is a diverse community of academics, students and staff from across all of our related subjects. Cambridge’s reputation for excellence in the Arts and Humanities rests upon our outstanding teaching and our world-class research. The Faculties and Departments of the School support scholars who are leading authorities in their fields, and are home to innovative and collaborative research projects which continue to push the boundaries of our knowledge and refine how we think and see the world.
Find out more about the School of Arts and Humanities at http://www.csah.cam.ac.uk/.
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(2018-08-23)This thesis sets out a case for a mode of reading I term first-person participation in relation to Dante’s 'Commedia', a narrative poem I propose to function as an exceptionally participatory text. That Dante’s poem invites ...
(Berghahn, 2018-03-01)Abstract The installation of the Franco dictatorship sparked an inadvertent boom in the production of comics. While many cartoonists hailing from Barcelona’s rich satirical tradition went into exile or clandestine publication, ...
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 ...