Professor John O'Brien

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    "Auteurs grecs", "Gloire", "Imagination", "Présomption", "Vanité", "Xénophon"

    O'Brien, J. & Desan, P. (ed.), 2004, Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne. Paris: Champion

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    "Autheur de merveilleux poids": Montaigne et Xénophon

    O'Brien, J., 2005, In : Montaigne Studies. 17, p. 17-34 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    ‘“Plustot par licence que par mesgarde”: Montaigne’s Anacreon’

    O'Brien, J., 2012, Cambridge French Colloquia. Cambridge, p. 141-55 15 p.

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    ‘Ô Courbes, méandre...’: Montaigne, Epicurus, and the Art of Slowness

    O'Brien, J., Holland, A. (ed.) & Scholar, R. (ed.), 2009, Prehistories and Afterlives. Studies in Critical Method for Terence Cave. Oxford: Legenda, p. 81-93 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    A Fantasy of Justice

    O'Brien, J. & Kapitaniak, P. (ed.), 2003, Montaigne et Shakespeare: Vers un nouvel humanisme. Montpellier: Société Française Shakespeare, p. 245-58

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Afterword: Critical Distance

    O'Brien, J., Moriarty, M., O'Brien, J. (ed.) & Moriarty, M. (ed.), 2006, Theory and the Early Modern: special number of Paragraph 29/1. p. 108-19 12 p.

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    Allegories and Secrets: Cymbalum Mundi, Dialogue 2

    O'Brien, J., Ford, P. (ed.) & Jondorf, G. (ed.), 1998, The Art of Reading: Essays by Colleagues and Pupils in Memory of Dorothy Gabe Coleman. Cambridge: Cambridge French Colloquia, p. 23-33 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    'Anacreon Redivivus': A Study of Anacreontic Translation in Mid-Sixteenth-Century France

    O'Brien, J., 1995, Ann Arbor: Harvester Wheatsheaf and University of Michigan Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    Are We Reading What Montaigne Wrote?

    O'Brien, J., 2004, In : French Studies. 58, 4, p. 527-532 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Aristotle’s Prudence, and Pyrrho’s

    O'Brien, J. & Langer, U. (ed.), 2002, Beyond the Poetics: Aristotle and Early Modern Literature. Geneva: Droz, p. 35-45 11 p.

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    At Montaigne's Table

    O'Brien, J., 2000, In : French Studies. 54, 1, p. 1-16 16 p.

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    Betwixt and Between: Hermaphroditism and Masculinity

    O'Brien, J. & Ford, P. (ed.), 2006, Masculinities in Sixcteenth-Century France. Cambridge: Cambridge French Colloquia, p. 127-43 17 p.

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    Chanter marotiquement: survie et contestation

    O'Brien, J., Defaux, G. (ed.) & Simonin, M. (ed.), 1997, Clément Marot, Prince des poètes. Paris: Champion, p. 735-46

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    Comment être un bon juge?

    O'Brien, J., 2001, In : Bulletin de la Société des Amis de Montaigne. 8e série, no. 21-22, p. 185-192 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    De l'Oeconomicus à La Mesnagerie: La Boétie et Xénophon

    O'Brien, J. & Tetel, M. (ed.), 2004, Etienne de la Boétie: Sage révolutionnaire et poète périgourdin. Paris: Champion, p. 45-62 18 p.

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    Des œufs, ou Montaigne pour et contre Belleforest

    O'Brien, J., 2002, In : Méthode. 3, p. 65-71 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Distant Voices Still Heard: Contemporary Readings of French Renaissance Literature

    O'Brien, J. (ed.) & Quainton, M. (ed.), 2000, Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    Entre théologie et science: la 'Chronologia' de Joannes Temporarius

    O'Brien, J., Naya, E. (ed.) & al., E. (ed.), 2008, Esculape et Dionysos. Mélanges en l’honneur de Jean Céard. Geneva: Droz, p. 407-15 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Évolution, déclin, transition: Poétique du changement et expression tragicomique dans le Quart Livre

    O'Brien, J., 2012, ‘Un joyeux quart de sentences’: Le Quart Livre. Demonet, M-L. & Geonget, S. (eds.). Droz, p. 143-54 12 p.

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    Fashion

    O'Brien, J. & Zalloua, Z. (ed.), 2009, Montaigne after Theory/Theory after Montaigne. Seattle: University of Washington Press, p. 55-74 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Fictions of the Eyewitness

    O'Brien, J., LaGuardia, D. (ed.) & Ferguson, G. (ed.), 2005, Narrative Worlds: Essays on the 'Nouvelle' in 15th and 16th Century France. Phoenix: Arizona State University, p. 123-38

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    French Studies After Fifty Years

    O'Brien, J., 1997, In : French Studies. 51, 4, p. 385-394 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Hasard et providence dans le Sud-Ouest: Montaigne et ses amis et voisins

    O'Brien, J. & Demonet, M-L. (ed.), 2006, Hasard et providence XIVe-XVIIe siècles colloquium. p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. Forthcoming

    Hearth and Heart: Some Versions of Secrecy

    O'Brien, J., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In : Modern Language Review.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Intestinal Disorders

    O'Brien, J., Vinestock, E. (ed.) & Foster, D. (ed.), 2008, Writers in Conflict in Sixteenth-Century France. Essays in Honour of Malcolm Quainton. Durham: Durham Modern Languages Series, p. 239-58 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Introductory essay: Mercurial Exegesis

    O'Brien, J. & O'Brien, J. (ed.), 1995, (Ré)interprétations: Etudes sur le seizième siècle, special issue of Michigan Romance Studies 15. p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    La "Familia" de Montaigne: special issue of Montaigne Studies 13

    O'Brien, J. (ed.), 2001, Unkown Publisher.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    La Tragicomédie d'Artigat

    O'Brien, J., Geonget, S. (ed.) & Méniel, B. (ed.), 2008, Littérature et droit, du Moyen Age à la période baroque: le procès exemplaire. Paris: Champion, p. 233-55 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    La Transparence et l'ombre: l'énigme du sujet politique

    O'Brien, J., Martin, D. (ed.), Servet, P. (ed.) & Tournon, A. (ed.), 2008, L'Enigmatique à la Renaissance. Paris: Champion, p. 489-503 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    La Vérité se rencontre-t-elle au train de la contingence?

    O'Brien, J., 2011, Les Chapitres oublis des 'Essais' de Montaigne. Paris: Champion, p. 93-106 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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    Le Lucrèce de Denys Lambin: entre revendication et prudence

    O'Brien, J. & Naya, E. (ed.), 2010, La Renaissance de Lucrèce. Paris: Presses de l'Université Paris-Sorbonne, p. 35-46 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Le Magistrat comme philosophe: La Roche Flavin lecteur de Montaigne et de Charron

    O'Brien, J., 2012, In : La Societe Internationale des Amis de Montaigne. Bulletin . 55, 1, p. 221-34 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Le récit familial

    O'Brien, J. & O'Brien, J. (ed.), 2001, La ‘Familia’ de Montaigne: special issue of Montaigne Studies 13. p. 7-12 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    L'Immodération d'un modéré: Montaigne, la règle et l'exception

    O'Brien, J., 1998, In : Journal of the Institute of Romance Studies. 6, p. 151-160 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    L'Oubli comme mémoire: A propos de l'amitié politique

    O'Brien, J., 2012, Amitié et compagnie. Autour du 'Discours de la Servitude Volontaire' de La Boétie. Paris: Garnier, p. 95-111 17 p.

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    Making A Start: Beginnings, Breaks, Memory

    O'Brien, J., 2010, In : Nottingham French Studies. p. 28-38 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Montaigne and Antiquity: Fancies and Grotesques

    O'Brien, J. & Langer, U. (ed.), 2005, The Cambridge Companion to Montaigne. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 53-73 21 p.

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    Montaigne biographe: du fictif à l'essai

    O'Brien, J., 2007, In : La Societe Internationale des Amis de Montaigne. Bulletin . VIIe, 43-44, p. 61-74 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Montaigne et la rhétorique

    O'Brien, J., Quainton, M. & Supple, J., 1995, Paris: Champion.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    Montaigne in Some London Libraries

    O'Brien, J., 2012, In : Montaigne Studies. 24, p. 141-62 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Question(s) d’équilibre

    O'Brien, J., Peacock, N. (ed.) & Supple, J. (ed.), 2001, Lire les Essais de Montaigne. Paris: Champion, p. 107-22

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    Rabelais and Language: Change, Decay, Transition

    O'Brien, J., Gray, F. (ed.) & Reeser, T. (ed.), 2011, Approaches to Teaching the Works of François Rabelais. New York: MLA, p. 73-79 7 p.

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    Réflexivité et réflectivité: le Narcisse ronsardien

    O'Brien, J., Hampton, C. (ed.), Ferguson, G. (ed.) & Britnell, J. (ed.), 2003, (Re)inventing The Past: Essays on French Early Modern Culture, Literature and Thought in Honour of Ann Moss. Durham: Durham Modern Language Publications, p. 231-44

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    Remembering Women

    O'Brien, J., Ford, P. (ed.) & Jondorf, G. (ed.), 1999, Women Writers in the French Renaissance. Cambridge: Cambridge French Colloquia, p. 45-55 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Remy Belleau, Les Odes d'Anacréon

    O'Brien, J. (ed.) & Cameron, K. (ed.), 1995, Paris: Champion. (Oeuvres poétiques)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    Retrait

    O'Brien, J. & Desan, P. (ed.), 2007, Montaigne politique. Paris: Champion, p. 203-22 20 p.

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    Si avons nous une tres douce medecine que la philosophie

    O'Brien, J., Demonet, M-L. (ed.) & Legros, A. (ed.), 2004, L'Ecriture du scepticisme chez Montaigne. Geneva: Droz, p. 13-24 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Sixteenth-Century Prose Narrative

    O'Brien, J., 2011, The Cambridge History of French Literature. Wilson, E., Burgwinkle, B. & Hammond, N. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 220-28 9 p.

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    Stilts; or, A Not So Tall Story

    O'Brien, J., 2012, Evocations of Eloquence: Rhetoric, Religion and Literature in Early Modern France. Hammond, N. & Moriarty, M. (eds.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 211-26 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Sun Worshippers

    O'Brien, J., 2013, (Unpublished) Method and Variation: Narrative in Early-Modern French Thought. Oxford: Legenda

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    Suspended Sentences

    O'Brien, J., Cameron, K. (ed.) & Willett, L. (ed.), 2003, The Changing Face of Montaigne. Paris: Champion, p. 91-102 12 p.

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    The Cambridge Companion to Rabelais

    O'Brien, J. (ed.), 2011, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    The Time of Theory

    O'Brien, J., O'Brien, J. (ed.) & Quainton, M. (ed.), 2000, Distant Voices Still Heard: Contemporary Readings of French Renaissance Literature. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, p. 1-52 52 p.

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    The Touch of Man on Woman: Dramatizing identity in 'The Return of Martin Guerre'

    O'Brien, J. & Burnett, M. T. (ed.), 2011, Filming and Performing Renaissance History. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 50-64 14 p.

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    Theory and the Early Modern: special number of Paragraph 29/1

    O'Brien, J. (ed.) & Moriarty, M. (ed.), 2006, 1 ed. Unkown Publisher.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    To the Ends of the Earth: Renaissance Journeys and Imagination's Sight

    O'Brien, J., 2008, In : Seventeenth-Century French Studies. 30, p. 17-31 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Translating Scepticism and Transferring Knowledge in Montaigne's House

    O'Brien, J., 2013, (Unpublished) In : Translation and Literature.

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    Un 'Patenostre hors de propos'? Montaigne et l'oraison dominicale

    O'Brien, J. & Desan, P. (ed.), 2008, ‘Dieu à nostre commerce et société’. Montaigne et la théologie. Geneva: Droz, p. 203-19 17 p.

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    Vox faucibus haesit

    O'Brien, J., 1996, In : Symposium. 49, 4, p. 297-306 10 p.

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  61. Forthcoming

    Wounded Artifacts: Vulnerability and Montaigne's 'Essais'

    O'Brien, J., 2012, (Accepted/In press) In : MLN. 127, 4

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