Publications of Szőnyi, Gy. E.

Book review: The sacrificial body and the day of doom : alchemy and apocalyptic discourse in the Protestant Reformation

The article reviews the book "The Sacrificial Body and the Day of Doom: Alchemy and Apocalyptic Discourse in the Protestant Reformation," by Urszula Szulajowska.

Szőnyi GE. Pictura & Scriptura : new and old approaches to image–word relations. Symbolism, an international annual of critical aesthetics. 2008;8:141-61. Abstract

Pictura & Scriptura : new and old approaches to image–word relations

Special Focus: "Ut pictura poesis: Literature and Painting."

Book review: Used books : marking readers in Renaissance England

The article reviews the book "Used Books: Marking Readers in Renaissance England," by William H. Sherman.

The current situation of English studies in Hungary

The article presents the speech "The Current Situation of English Studies in Hungary," by Gy. E. Szőnyi of the University of Szeged in Hungary, delivered at a conference for the Hungarian Society for the Study of English (HUSSE) on January 25, 2007. Szonyi discusses English studies in Hungary, how English studies function in higher education, and how English studies can improve international relations.

Szőnyi GE. Paracelsus, scrying and the lingua adamica : contexts for John Dee's Angel Magic. In: Clucas S, editor. John Dee : interdisciplinary studies in English renaissance thought. Dordrecht: Springer; 2006. p. 207-31. (International archives of the history of ideas; no 193).
Szőnyi GE. Indecorum and the subversion of equity in Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida. In: Carpi D, editor. The concept of equity : an interdisciplinary assessment. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter; 2006. p. 209-23.
Szőnyi GE. John Dee as cultural, scientific, apocalyptic go-between. In: Höfele A, von Koppenfels W, editors. Renaissance go-betweens : cultural exchange in early modern Europe. Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter; 2005. p. 88-104.
Szőnyi GE. The dark offsprings of humanism : Erasmus, Reuchlin, and the magical Renaissance. In: Sebők M, editor. Republic of letters, humanism, humanities. Budapest: Collegium Budapest; 2005. p. 107-25. (Collegium Budapest workshop series; no 15).
The voices of the English renaissance. Szőnyi GE, editor. Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen, Hungary; 2005. Abstract

The voices of the English renaissance

Special Issue

Szőnyi GE. Occult semiotics and iconology : Michael Maier's alchemical emblems. In: Enenkel K, Visser A, editors. Mundus emblematicus : studies in neo-Latin emblem books. Turnhout: Brepols; 2003. p. 301-25. (Imago Figurata : studies; no 4).
Szőnyi GE. Le intuizioni di Aby Warburg alla luce delle sfide postmoderne. In: Bertozzi C, editor. Aby Warburg e le metamorfosi degli antichi dei. Modena: Franco Cosimo Panini; 2002. p. 183-203.
Szőnyi GE. John Dee and early modern occult philosophy. Aries : journal for the study of Western esotericism. 2002;2(1):76-87. Abstract

John Dee and early modern occult philosophy

Reviews several books. 'Talking With Angels. John Dee and the End of Nature,' by Deborah Harkness; 'The Alchemy of Light. Geometry and Optics in Late Renaissance Alchemical Illustration,' by Urszula Szulakowska; 'Seeing the Word. John Dee and Renaissance Occultism,' by Hakan Hakansson; 'The Queen's Conjurer. The Science and Magic of Dr. John Dee, Adviser to Queen Elizabeth I,' by Benjamin Woolley.

Szőnyi GE. The politics of literary criticism : new historicism and Shakespeare scholarship. In: Kley R, Möckli S, editors. Geisteswissentschaftliche Dimensionen der Politik : Festschrift für Alois Riklin zum 65. Geburtstag. Bern, Stuttgart, Wien: Verlag Paul Haupt; 2000. p. 531-58.
Szőnyi GE. An early Hungarian hermetist-semiotician : János Molnár. Semiotica : journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies. 2000;128(3-4):561-80. Abstract

An early Hungarian hermetist-semiotician : János Molnár

Special issue: For Vilmos Voigt



Bak JM. A kingdom of many languages : the case of medieval Hungary. In: Löb L, Petrovics I, Szőnyi GE, editors. Forms of identity : definitions and changes. Szeged: JATE; 1994. p. 45-55. Abstract

A kingdom of many languages : the case of medieval Hungary

A later version of “‘Linguistic Pluralism in Medieval Hungary,” in M. A. Meyer, ed. The Culture of Christendom: Essays in Medieval History in Memory of Denis L. T. Bethell (London: Hambledon Press, 1993), 269-80.

Symbola et Emblemata