Our journal

Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Dr Paul Xuereb, Theatre Spaces in the Baroque Age
Cynthia de Giorgio, Discovering the original main altar in St John’s Conventual Church
Prof. Carmen Depasquale, La Figure du Chevalier de Malte dans Manin Lescaut, fiction ou realite?
Prof Francesco Frasca, Guerra, Economia, e Rivoluzione Militare
Dr Sarah Azzopardi-Ljubibratic, ‘Ebreo fatto Cristiano’: identitè religeuse des juifs convertis à Malte (XVI-XVIII sìecles)
Dr Federica Formiga, Breve notizia della tipografica professione nell’isola di Malta
Dr Giorgina Pavia, The Significance of the Via Crucis and its Artistic Development in Malta
Dr Gian Luca D’Errico, Cardinal Giovanni Battista de Luca and his Reflections on the Rights of Resistance to the Prince. An Unresolved Debate
Dr Charles Xuereb, Baroque Collective memory as a component of Maltese National Identity
Christian Mifsud, ‘Per servitio di questi populi…’The development of Valletta’s Market place: a study of the evolution of the socio-spatial dialectic between the XVIth and XIXth Centuries
Mevrick Spiteri and Daniel Borg, The Maltese perit in reconstructing the Early Modern Landscape
Mevrick Spiteri, Delle case, e Fondi: Grand Master Vilhena’s Code on Proprerty, Construction and the Officio delle Case in eighteenth-Century Malta

Supplement
Prof. Denis De Lucca, Gender Issues in the Baroque World

The Journal may be purchased from leading bookshops and from the administrative office of the International Institute for Baroque Studies at the University of Malta.

Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Prof. Francisco Gaudioso, Morte e pratiche testamentarie nel XVII secolo
Dr G. Krasskova, Eunuchs for the Sake of Heaven: Castrati and the Suffering Body of Christ
Dr Petra Caruana Dingli, The ‘Culture of Writing’ in Late Sixteenth-Century Malta: Oliviero and Caterina Vasco’s Charitable Deed
Dr Christine Muscat, The Magdalene Monastery, Valletta in the Age of the Counter-Reformation: Attitudes, Action and Negotiation
Prof. Vicki Ann Cremona, Finding the Vilhena Cabreo Designs Under the Manoel Floorboards
Dr Paolo Militello, New Cities’ in the Spanish Dominion Between the 16th and 17th Centuries: A Proposed Comparative-Historical Analysis
Dr Noel Buttigieg, The Inquisitor’s Palace Kitchen Complex: Manifestations of a Baroque Material Culture
Prof. Gennaro Cassiani, On a Mission for the Duke of Nevers: Ludovico Gonzaga’s Roman Agents and Henri IV’s Papal Absolution (1589–95)
Prof. Charles Savona-Ventura, Baroque Intellectual Developments on Members of a Chivalric Order in France
Dr Stephen C. Spiteri, Balì de Souza’s Establishment of a Fondazione for the Production and Supply of Bronze Cannon for the Order of St John, 1770. 

The Journal may be purchased from leading bookshops and from the administrative office of the International Institute for Baroque Studies at the University of Malta.

Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Denis De Lucca, 'Mattia Preti - Architetto della Sacra Religione di Malta'
Marie Claire Finger, 'The Knight Artist Lucas Garnier and his Role in Mid-Seventeenth Century Painting in Malta'
Charles Savona Ventura, 'The Baroque influence on the uniforms used by the Chivlaric Orders as exemplified by the Order of Saint Lazarus in France'
Giuseppe Marcocci, 'Forgers and Martyrs: Conflicting Histories of the Portuguese Inquisition (1598 - 1647)'
A.D. Harvey, 'The Seated Female Nude: from Raphael to Ingres'
Regina Deckers, 'Frightening Fragments - The Representation of the Corpse in Baroque Sculpture'
Denis De Lucca, 'A Byzantine Relic in a Baroque Palace; the Church of Our Saviour in the Bonajuto Palace in Catania'
Danielle Mallia, 'The Magistral Possesso of Mdina through Favray's Lens'
Francesco Frasca, 'La guerra sul mare: mutazione, tecnologia, tattia e strategia (1550 - 1720)
Stephen C. Spiteri, 'Guarding Against Contagion: Vigilance and the Role of Fortifications in Malta during the Outbreak of the Plague in Messina in 1743'
Matthias Ebeyer, 'Sanctify yourselves and be holy', Hospitallers and their Counter-Reformation Saints.' 

The Journal may be purchased online or in all leading bookstores.
Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Lino Bianco, ‘In Defence of Baroque: The Wölfflin-Frankl-Giedion Tradition
Daniel Unger, ‘A Painter of Pain: Games of Wit and Ambiguities in Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizard
Frederick Aquilina, ‘Music Performance Spaces in Maltese Churches during the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, and their Relevance Today
Eleonora Rai, ‘Between Augustine and Pelagius: Leonard Lessius in the Leuven Controversies, from 1587 to the 20th century
Lucia Trigilia, ‘L’altare ‘macchina da festa’ nell’universo barocco: modelli romani in Sicilia e Malta
Francesco Frasca, ‘La geometria della guerra: evoluzioni tattiche marittime e terrestri nei secoli XVII-XVIII
Stephen C. Spiteri, ‘D’Aleccio’s Fortifications: Faithful Representations or Artistic Imagination?
Bernard Micallef, ‘Giovan Francesco Buonamico – A Flâneur in Baroque Style
Carmen Depasquale, ‘Anciens Usages des Maltais d’après un Guide Touristique de Malte du XVIIIe Siècle

The Journal may be purchased online or in all leading bookstores.
Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Petra Caruana Dingli - Memories in Verse: the Travels of Ludwig von Anhalt-Kothen (1579 - 1650)
Giuseppe Mrozek Eliszezynski - The Spy and the Viceroy: The Espia Mayor Andres de Velazquez and the trial against the Duke of Osuna.
Theresa Vella - The Gift of Wings: the Arrival of the St Michael Archangel Altarpiece in the Chapel of Provence
Cynthia De Giorgio - The Tapestries at St John's Conventual Church - Spirituality and Exuberance
Rebecca Hall - Elizabeth Claude Jacquet de la Guerre: 'The Marvel of our Century'. Celebrating Elizabeth Claude Jacques de la Guerre (ca. 1664/5 - 1729)
Francesco Frasca - Ideale Cavalleresco ed Etica Militare nella Sensibilita Barocca della Francia del 'Re Sole'
Angelo lo Conte - The Symbolism of blood in two masterpieces of the early Italian Baroque art
Mevrick Spiteri and Daniel Borg - The formation of the architect-engineer, perito and agrimensore, and their regulation by the Order of St John in eighteenth-century Malta

The Journal may be purchased online or from all leading bookshops.
Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles
Milena Sabato - Percorsi di storia della censura. Giulio Cesare Vanini e la Congregazione dell'Indice
Ulrich L. Lehner - Apocalypse 2014: Post-Tridentine Catholic Exegesis of Revelation. The Futurist Commentary of Alphonsus Frey (1762)
Gregory Woimbée - L'inquisiteur et la représentation du pouvoir
Denis De Lucca - Spettacoli Festivi e Manifestazioni Effimere nella Valletta Barocca, 1566 - 1798
Simona Gatto - Grandiose Feste nella citta di Messina tra il XVI e XVIII sec.
Carmel Cassar - Palazzo Adriano in Sicily and the Jesuit Mission of 1638
Francesco Frasca - L'estetica e la rappresentazione del potere: il 'Barocco trionfante' nella decorazione navale, emblema dell'autorita assolutista, esibizione delle armi e della gloria del Sovrano
William C. McDonald - 'Lift up your heart': The poem Sursum corda by Margaretha Susanne von Kuntsch - Let us lift up our heart with our hands unto God in the heavens (Lamentations 3:41)
Book Reviews 

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Editor: Prof. Frans Ciappara

Articles

Elizabeth C. Tingle - Sainthood and Politics in the Baroque: The cult of St Vincent Ferrer in Brittany, France
Patrick Preston - Counter-Reformation and Baroque
Paola Vismara - Miracles et prodigies sacrés en pays de mission à l’époque moderne
Denis De Lucca - The dissemination of Jesuit military mathematics from the Collegio Romano to the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, 1600 - 1750
Anne Jacobson Schutte - Virtual Voyages to Loreto: How to Visit the Holy House in Spirit (Seventeenth-Eighteenth Centuries)
Franco Bruni - Il Repertorio Musicale della Cattedrale di Mdina (Malta) nel XVII Secolo
Book Reviews

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The Journal was reviewed by Catherine Tabone in The Sunday Times (13 October 2013)


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