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Margaret Healy
Professor of Literature and Culture (English)
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Selected publications

Article

Healy, Margaret (2016) Wearing powerful words and objects: healing prosthetics. Textual Practice, 30 (7). pp. 1233-1251. ISSN 0950-236X

Healy, Margaret (2016) Medicine, metaphor, and 'crisis' in the early modern social body. Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, 46 (1). pp. 117-139. ISSN 1082-9636

Healy, Margaret (2013) Paracelsian medicine and female creativity: Aemilia Lanyer’s Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum. Renaissance and Reformation, 36 (2). pp. 75-103. ISSN 0034-429X

Book

Healy, Margaret (2011) Shakespeare, alchemy and the creative imagination: the sonnets and 'A Lover's Complaint'. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 9781107004047

Book Section

Healy, Margaret (2014) Popular medicine. In: Hadfield, Andrew, Dimmock, Matthew and Shinn, Abigail (eds.) Popular culture in early modern England. The Ashgate research companion . Ashgate, Farnham, pp. 309-322. ISBN 9781409436843

Healy, Margaret (2013) Poetic 'making' and moving the soul. In: Craik, Katharine A and Pollard, Tanya (eds.) Shakespearean sensations: experiencing literature in early modern England. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 173-190. ISBN 9781107028005

Healy, Margaret (2013) Women and medicine. In: Raber, Karen (ed.) A cultural history of women in the Renaissance. The cultural histories series, 3 . Bloomsbury Academic, London, pp. 95-114. ISBN 9780857850997

Healy, Margaret (2012) Why me? Why now? How? The Body in health and disease. In: Kalof, Linda and Bynum, William (eds.) A cultural history of the human body in the Renaissance. A cultural history of the human body (3). Berg Publishers, pp. 37-54. ISBN 9781847887900

Healy, Margaret (2010) Alchemy, magic and the sciences. In: Sanders, Julie (ed.) Ben Jonson in context. Literature in Context . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge et al, pp. 322-329. ISBN 9780521895712

Healy, Margaret (2010) Fashioning civil bodies and "others": cultural representations. In: Kalof, Linda and Bynum, William (eds.) A cultural history of the human body in the Renaissance. Berg, pp. 205-226. ISBN 9781847887900

Healy, Margaret (2009) Protean bodies: literature, alchemy, science and English revolutions. In: Healy, Margaret and Healy, Thomas (eds.) Renaissance transformations: the making of English writing 1500-1650. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 161-176. ISBN 9780748638734

Edited Book

Porter, Chloe, Healy, Margaret and Walter, Katie L, eds. (2018) Prosthesis in medieval and Early Modern Culture. Routledge. ISBN 9781138095311 (Accepted)

Dimmock, Matthew, Hadfield, Andrew and Healy, Margaret, eds. (2015) The intellectual culture of the English country house, 1500-1700. Manchester University Press, Manchester. ISBN 9780719090202

Healy, Margaret and Healy, Thomas, eds. (2009) Renaissance transformations: the making of English writing 1500-1650. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9780748638734