Promiscuous Listening, Episode 9 Resources

In this episode, Marissa talks with Dr. Debapriya Sarkar (University of Connecticut) theories of knowledge, early modern science, and the fall as experimentation in book 9 of Paradise Lost. 

Here are some resources to support your listening:


Select scholarship:

  • Joanna Picciotto, Labors of Innocence in Early Modern England (Harvard University Press, 2010).
  • Debapriya Sarkar, “’Sad Experiment’ in Paradise Lost: Epic Knowledge and Evental Poetics,” Exemplaria: A Journal of Theory in Medieval and Renaissance Studies 26, no. 4 (2014): 368-388. Winner of the 2015 Schachterle Essay Prize from the Society for Literature, Sciences, and the Arts.
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