[Milton-L] Visual metaphors of Paradise Lost

Horace Jeffery Hodges jefferyhodges at yahoo.com
Tue May 30 20:46:38 EDT 2006

Does Treip deal with any of this?

Treip, Mindele Anne. Allegorical Poetics and the Epic
the Renaissance Tradition to "Paradise Lost".
Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1994.

I seem to recall reference to emblems ... or am I
thinking of some other book?

Jeffery Hodges

--- miriamgi at aol.com wrote:

> Dear list colleagues,
> I am at the end of my master's thesis on the visual
> metaphors of Paradise Lost. My defense will be in
> July and there is a question that has been bothering
> me all the time, which is: isn't there any work
> referring to the visual metaphors of PL already
> published? With all my research, I have found many
> references to PL's metaphors, similes, etc, many of
> these works from some of you of the list, a wide
> variety of essays, but none only about the visual
> metaphors of the epic. I would appreciate if I could
> have your view on it, experts on Milton as you all
> are, to feel more secure, because I am sure that
> this question will be posted by the committee.
> Thanks and best regards to all,
> Miriam Mansur
> UFMG/Brazil

University Degrees:

Ph.D., History, U.C. Berkeley
(Doctoral Thesis: "Food as Synecdoche in John's Gospel and Gnostic Texts")
M.A., History of Science, U.C. Berkeley
B.A., English Language and Literature, Baylor University

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