New PDF release: The Palgrave Handbook of Early Modern Literature and Science

By Howard Marchitello,Evelyn Tribble

This publication is ready the complicated ways that technology and literature are mutually-informing and mutually-sustaining. It doesn't forged the literary and the clinical as designated, yet relatively as productively in-distinct cultural practices: for the 2 dozen new essays accrued the following, the presiding situation isn't any longer to invite how literary writers react to medical writers, yet relatively to check how literary and clinical practices are imbricated. those specially-commissioned essays from best students within the quarter variety throughout mammoth territories and convey doubtless not going unions: among physics and rhetoric, math and Milton, Boyle and the Bible, plague and performs, between many others. In those essays so-called medical writing seems to site visitors in metaphor, wit, mind's eye, and playfulness more often than not linked to literature presents fabric varieties and rhetorical options for pondering physics, arithmetic, archeology, and medicine.

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