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The Seeds of Things: Theorizing Sexuality and Materiality in Renaissance Representations
The title of this book translates one of the many ways in which Lucretius names the basic matter from which the world is made in De rerum natura. In Lucretius, and in the strain of thought followed in this study, matter is always in motion, always differing from itself and yet always also made of the same stuff. From the pious Lucy Hutchinson's all but complete translation ...more
Paperback, 267 pages
Published July 1st 2009 by Fordham University Press
(first published 2009)
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