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Redrawing the map of early modern English Catholicism

"The tumultuous climate of early modern England had a profound effect on its Catholic population's domestic life, social customs, literary inventions, and political arguments. Redrawing the Map of Early Modern English Catholicism explores the broad spectrum of the early modern English Catholic experience, presenting fresh and often startling assessments of the most problematic topics in post-Reformation English Catholicism
Print Book, English, 2012
Published by the University of Toronto Press in association with the UCLA Center for Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Studies and the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, Toronto, Canada, 2012
Church history
ix, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9781442643123, 1442643129
Introduction / Lowell Gallagher
In defence of idolatry : residual Catholic culture and the Protestant assault on the sensuous in early modern England / Arthur F. Marotti
"True and perfect relations," or, Identifying Henry Garnet and Leticia Wigington by their confessions / Frances E. Dolan
Motion rhetoric in serial conversion narratives : religion and change in early modern England / Holly Crawford Pickett
William Alabaster and the palinode / Alison Shell
Crashaw's style / Richard Rambuss
Alchemy, repentance, and Recusant allegory in Robert Southwell's Saint Peters complaint / Gary Kuchar
Malengin and Mercilla, Southwell and Spenser : the poetics of tears and the politics of martyrdom in The faerie queene, Book 5, Canto 9 / Jennifer R. Rust
"Honest mirth & merriment" : Christmas and Catholicism in early modern England / Phebe Jensen
Uncommon prayer? Robert Southwell's Short rule for a good life and Catholic domestic devotion in post-Reformation England / Susannah Monta
"To seek out some comforts and companions of his own kind and condition" : the Benedictine Rosary Confraternity and Chapel of Cardigan House, London / Anne Dillon
Obedience and consent : Thomas White and English Catholicism, 1640-1660 / Stefania Tutino
Papers presented at a symposium held under the auspices of the UCLA William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
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