Maryanne Cline Horowitz
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Professor of History, Occidental College
Associate, UCLA CMRS Center for Early Global Studies

Bodies and Maps: Early Modern Personifications of the Continent (Brill Press, 2020) eds.  Maryanne Horowitz and Louise Arizzoli    Book and e-book

                 YouTube video of Bodies and Maps Book Launch       



 Professor Horowitz is the Editor-in-Chief of the New Dictionary of the History of Ideas (N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2005), available on-line or 6 books. 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.   Her most recent article on Ficino and Leone Ebreo is in Cambridge’s Platonic Love from Antiquity to the Renaissance (2022).     

Many articles and chapters are available at  

Editorial Board of Journal of the History of Ideas.                 See Wikipedia