Jaume Aurell ([email protected]) is Professor at the Department of History at the University of Navarra (Spain). His main subjects of research are medieval and. Results 1 – 12 of 19 Genealogía de Occidente: Claves históricas del mundo actual (Spanish Edition). Aug 30, by Jaume Aurell. Ve el perfil de Jaume Aurell en LinkedIn, la mayor red profesional del mundo. Jaume tiene 2 empleos en su perfil. Ve el perfil completo en LinkedIn y descubre .

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Rethinking historical genres in the twenty-first century more. By analyzing these texts alongside one another, Aurell demonstrates the shifting contexts in which chronicles were conceived, written, and read throughout the Middle Ages.

Authoring the Past

Ruiz, University of California, Los Angeles. His publications include “Theoretical Perspectives on Historians’ Autobiographies.

Aurell provides many engaging excerpts from the texts, which he renders in English and the shorter ones also in Catalan. Authoring the Past surveys medieval Catalan historiography, shedding light on the emergence and evolution of historical writing and autobiography in the Middle Ages, on questions of authority and authorship, and on the links between Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link.

Books by Jaume Aurell

By privileging historians’ autobiographies, this book proposes a renewed history of historiography, one that engages the theoretical evolution of the discipline, the way history has been interpreted by historians, and the currents aurlel thought and ideologies that have dominated and influenced its writing in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Benedetto Croce and Robin Collinwood: The range of the cultural and geographical origins of the medievalists profiled in this volume — from England, Spain, France, Germany, Russia, Portugal, Romania, Poland, Argentina, Bulgaria, United States, Belgium, Holland, and Turkey —best illustrates the global influence of medievalism in the construction, invention, and consolidation of national traditions.

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Indeed, the twenty-first century has witnessed a proliferation of new forms of history, including film and documentaries, social media, graphic novels, video games and re-enactments, historical novels aurelo biopics, as well as aufell in first-person narratives such as historical witness, synthetic memories, and travel writing. Aurell examines these texts to understand the relationship between history and fiction and to track the development of historical genres from genealogies to chronicles, and chivalric to political haume.

The Mercenary Mediterranean Hussein Fancy. From Documentation to Intervention more. Brepols Publishers Publication Date: Revista de Historia more. Creative historical writing is thus challenging conventional genre categorization. The Self-Coronations of Iberian Kings: Acknowledging the current diversity in theories ajrell practices, and assuming the historicity of historical genres, this introduction engages the reality of historical genres today and explores new directions in historical practice by examining these new forms of representing the past.

University of Chicago Press: Theoretical Perspectives on Historians’ Autobiographies.

Because of the excellent international reception of that volume, we continue this historiographical task by collecting in future volumes profiles of other 20th century medievalists.

Spiegel, Johns Hopkins University. This series are focused on medievalists who have been more relevant during the past century. Historical, Liturgical, and Iconographical Representations”, in Speculum.

European History Literature and Literary Criticism: You may purchase this title at these fine bookstores. This study augell not only a must for historians of the Crown of Aragon but should also prove useful to all of those interested in the development of medieval historiography in Europe as well as to scholars of medieval literature and culture and literary historians.

In the context of the freedoms inspired by postmodernism and enabled by the development auurell innovative textual and graphic platforms, new theories of history view genres as flexible living forms that inspire more creative and experimental representations of the past.


Constructing the author Jaumf History more. He demonstrates their varied rhetorical styles and strategies. From genealogies to chronicles: Using a comparative approach to these texts, this book identifies six historical-autobiographical styles: He argues that these Catalonian counts and Aragonese kings were attempting to use their role as authors to legitimize their monarchical status, their growing political and economic power, and their aggressive expansionist policies in the Mediterranean.

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Authoring the Past: History, Autobiography, and Politics in Medieval Catalonia, Aurell

He has edited a volume on Historians’ Autobiographies: Remember me on this computer. Historical Studies and Rethinking History. He argues that these Catalonian counts and Aragonese kings were attempting to use their role as authors to legitimize their monarchical status, their growing political and economic power, and their aggressive expansionist policies in the Mediterranean.


Rosenstone, California Institute of Technology. The publication is available. From Documentation to Intervention” New York: New ways jjaume articulating aurel compete with the traditional model of historical prose.

Jan 1, Publication Name: The Shift in Historical Genres 7. El Nuevo Medievalismo Hispania more. Beyond the innovations that this book provides to understand the history of medieval Catalonia, the book will be also used broadly because of its ability to enlighten the emergence and evolution of the medieval historical writing, the practice of the royal autobiography, the idea of authorship, and the relationships between history and politics.