SIGA briefs

10/9/2023 Publication

Olga Bush: The Textility of the Alhambra

Olga Bush has published “The Textility of the Alhambra,” in Didem Ekici, Patricia Blessing and Basile C. Baudez (eds.), Textile in Architecture. From the Middle Ages to Modernism (New York: Routledge, 2023), 138-155.

8/31/2023 Publication

Cloe Cavero de Carondelet: A Copperplate of the Dominican Martyrs of Japan

Cloe Cavero de Carondelet has published “A Copperplate of the Dominican Martyrs of Japan Reused by Murillo” in Print Quarterly, vol. XL, no. 3 (2023), 251-264, an article that places this little-known image as part of the global missionary aspirations of the Dominican order.

7/10/2023 Publication

Anthony Meyer: Stony Bundles and Precious Wrappings

Anthony Meyer has published the chapter “Stony Bundles and Precious Wrappings: The Making of Patio Crosses in Sixteenth-Century New Spain” as part of the edited volume Conversion Machines in Early Modern Europe: Apparatus, Artifice, Body (June 2023).

6/26/2023 Publication

Jeremy Roe translates Eduardo Manzano Moreno

Jeremy Roe’s translation of Eduardo Manzano Moreno,The Court of the Caliphate of al-Andalus: Four Years in Umayyad Córdoba, has recently been published by Edinburgh Univeristy Press. Originally published in Spanish, this book draws on a rich range of sources to provide a fascinating social-historical analysis of diverse aspects of Umayyad Córdoba, including art, architecture, and visual and material culture more broadly.

6/15/2023 Publication

Adam Jasienski: Praying to Portraits

Adam Jasienski has published Praying to Portraits: Audience, Identity, and the Inquisition in the Early Modern Hispanic World with Penn State University Press.

5/30/2023 Publication

Carmen Ripollés: Josefa de Óbidos

Carmen Ripollés has published the article “Josefa de Óbidos” in Oxford Bibliographies in Art History.