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Cartesian PoeticsThe Art of Thinking

Cartesian Poetics: The Art of Thinking

Andrea Gadberry

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226722979
eISBN:
9780226723167
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226723167.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Cartesian Poetics is a defense of the “resultless enterprises” of poetry and thinking that enlists an unlikely ally in its cause: René Descartes. Against the historical charge that Descartes’ ... More

The Indies of the Setting SunHow Early Modern Spain Mapped the Far East as the Transpacific West

The Indies of the Setting Sun: How Early Modern Spain Mapped the Far East as the Transpacific West

Ricardo Padrón

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226455679
eISBN:
9780226689623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226689623.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

It is generally thought that the New World came to be conceptualized as “America,” a continent separated from Asia by the ocean we know as the Pacific, within a relatively short time after ... More

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