Please find below some exciting recent work in emotion studies. Happy reading!
Ahern, Stephen, “Nothing More Than Feelings?: Affect Theory Reads the Age of Sensibility,” The Eighteenth Century: Theory and Interpretation 58.3 (2017): 281-94. (https://muse.jhu.edu/article/671642/pdf)
Bailey, Merridee L., and Kimberley-Joy Knight, eds., Special Issue: “Emotions in Legal History,” Journal of Legal History 38.2 (2017): 117-227.
Bailey, Merridee L., and Kimberley-Joy Knight, “Writing Histories of Law and Emotion,” Journal of Legal History 38.2 (2017): 117-29.
Bailey, Merridee L., “The Importance of Equilibrium in Thomas Dekker’s A Worke For Armourers (1609),” English Studies 99.2 (2018): 1-17. (https://doi.org/10.1080/0013838X.2017.1418041)
Boddice, Rob, Pain: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017).
Boddice, Rob, “The History of Emotions: Past, Present, Future,” Revista de Estudios Sociales 62 (2017): 10-15 (https://revistas.uniandes.edu.co/doi/full/10.7440/res62.2017.02)
Boddice, Rob, The History of Emotions (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018).
Boddice, Rob, “The History of Emotions,” in New Directions in Social and Cultural History, eds. Sasha Handley, Rohan McWilliam and Lucy Noakes (London: Bloomsbury, 2018).
Bondi, Erika, “Militant Emotions in Reina Roffé’s Monte de Venus,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 39-58.
Crozier-De Rosa, Sharon, Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash, Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920 (New York: Routledge, 2018).
Gook, Ben, “Ecstatic Melancholic: Ambivalence, Electronic Music and Social Change around the Fall of the Berlin Wall,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 11-37.
Griffin, Emma, "The Emotions of Motherhood: Love, Culture, and Poverty in Victorian Britain," The American Historical Review, Volume 123.1 (2018): 60–85
Irish, Bradley J. Emotion in the Tudor Court: Literature, History, and Early Modern Feeling. (Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2018).
Lydon, Jane, “Pity, Love or Justice? Seeing 1830s Australian Colonial Violence,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 109-30.
Mason, Jan, and Tobia Fattore, “Shame, Social Orders and the Governing of Women and Girls through Institutions in New South Wales,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 59-79.
Milka, Amy, “Impostors: Performance, Emotion and Genteel Criminality in Late Eighteenth-Century England,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 81-107.
Olsen, Stephanie, and Rob Boddice, “Studying Emotions History,” Journal of Social History (Advance access: https://academic.oup.com/jsh/advance-article/doi/10.1093/jsh/shx067/3979006)
Poma, Alice, and Tommaso Gravante, “Emotions and Empowerment in Collective Action: The Experience of a Women’s Collective in Oaxaca, Mexico, 2006–2017,” Emotions: History, Culture, Society 1.2 (2017): 59-79.
Vasilyev, Pavel, “Beyond Dispassion: Emotions and Judicial Decision-Making in Modern Europe,” Rechtsgeschichte – Legal History 25 (2017): 277-285 (http://rg.rg.mpg.de/en/article_id/1108)