News and Events

  • September 2020: The most recent issue of Marvell Studies (vol. 5, no. 1) has just appeared. It contains essays by William Fitzhenry (on the relationship between vitalism, the new materialism, and satire in “The Last Instructions to a Painter”) and Patrick J. McGrath (on the contrasting concepts of allusion and echo in Marvell’s verse, especially “A Dialogue, Between the Resolved Soul, and Created Pleasure”). In addition, this issue contains a review of Martin Dzelzainis and Edward Holberton’s The Oxford Handbook of Andrew Marvell by Greg Miller, as well as a reflection on Donald Friedman’s Marvell’s Pastoral Art by Michael Schoenfeldt.
  • March 2020: My omnibus review of recent work on the English Renaissance appeared in SEL: Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900. It’s currently free to download, as are all the other volumes of SEL available through Project Muse.