Emma Maggie Solberg
Emma Maggie Solberg is Associate Professor of English at Bowdoin.
Solberg, Emma Maggie
Solberg, Emma Maggie
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Description: The Ivory Mirror: The Art of Mortality in Renaissance Europe
How did medieval makaris (makers, poets) put death into words? How did their poetry of death sound to medieval ears? William Wordsworth (1770–1850) famously defined poetry as “the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings …...
PublisherBowdoin College Museum of Art
Related print edition pages: pp.229-245