Maryanne Cline Horowitz
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Professor of History, Occidental College
Associate, UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

“Bodies and Maps: Early Modern Personifications of the Continents”, eds.  Maryanne Horowitz and Louise Arizzoli Brill Press, Nov. 2020

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 Professor Horowitz is the Editor-in-Chief of the New Dictionary of the History of Ideas (N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2005), awarded by American Library Association as an Outstanding Reference Source. She is the author of the monograph Seeds of Virtue and Knowledge (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1998). WINNER of the Jacques Barzun Prize in Cultural History of the American Philosophical Society.   Editorial Board of Journal of the History of Ideas           

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