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‘Unbridled Passions’, honour and status in late eighteenth-century Cape Town

Honour, Violence and Emotions in History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book Chapter

...No-one will want to deny that it is the most grievous offence that can be done to an upright and right-minded person when one’s honour andreputation is damaged by people who cannot master their own unbridled passions since, in accordance...

Interpretations: The Stakes of Audience Interpretation in Twentieth-Century Political Theatre

A Cultural History of Theatre in the Modern Age Volume 6

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Cultural History Chapter

...Translations from Russian are my own unless cited from secondary sources in English. Russian transliterations are based on common spellings in the text and on a simplified Library of Congress system for references cited in the endnotes....

Introduction: Empires in Bodies; Bodies in Empires

Michael Sappol

Michael Sappol is a historian in the History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine in Washington, DC and author of A Traffic of Dead Bodies: Anatomy and Embodied Social Identity in Nineteenth-Century America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of the Human Body in the Age of Empire Volume 5

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Cultural History Chapter

...The Anatomical Puzzle An illustrated theatrical flyer from 1886 tells something about the empires that were constructed out of bodies in “the age of empire,” and the bodies that were forged within them. “Marinelli the Anatomical Puzzle...