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Brian Brewer
Assistant Professor, Hispanic Studies

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Brian Brewer, 'Yo sería cobdicioso mercader': Aristocratic Economics in El Abencerraje, Revista Hispanica Moderna, 70, (1), 2017, p37 - 53 Journal Article, 2017

Brian Brewer, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: Early Modern Economics, Humor, and Point of View In Lazarillo de Tormes, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos, 41, (2), 2017, p437 - 461 Journal Article, 2017

Brian Brewer, The Pen is Mightier Than the Sword: Action as Madness in Don Quixote, Forum For Modern Language Studies, 51, (4), 2015, p364 - 378 Journal Article, 2015

Brian Brewer, Bacías de barbero, yelmos y baciyelmos: Pespectivismo económico en Don Quijote, Pictavia aurea: Actas del IX Congreso de la Asociación Internacional Siglo de Oro, Tolouse, edited by Emma Herrán AlonsoAlain Bègue , PUM, 2014, pp359 - 366 Conference Paper, 2014

Brian Brewer, From Conquest to Contract: Property, Justice and the New Economic Empire in Don Quijote, Part One, Revista de Estudios Hispánicos, 48, (1), 2014, p3 - 24 Journal Article, 2014

The Sins of the Father are Redeemed by the Son (and Daughter): Determinism and Moral Autonomy in Cervantes' Novelas ejemplares in, editor(s)Aaron M. Kahn , Connecting Past and Present: Exploring the Influence of the Spanish Golden Age in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries, Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014, pp59 - 74, [Brian Brewer ] Book Chapter, 2014

The Sterility of Abundance: Marcela and Grisśtomo in the Golden Age in, editor(s)Terrence O'Reilly and Stephen Boyd , Artificio e Invención: Essays on the Prose, Poetry and Drama of the Spanish Golden Age, London, Legenda, 2014, pp32 - 42, [Brian Brewer ] Book Chapter, 2014

Brian Brewer, Jealousy and Usury in El celoso extremeño, Cervantes, 33, (1), 2013, p11 - 43 Journal Article, 2013

Brian Brewer, La matemáticas sutiles o los límites del saber en La vida es sueño, Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 88, (4), 2011, p487 - 521 Journal Article, 2011

Value, Price, and Money: Early Modern Economic Theory in Three Episodes of Don Quijote in, editor(s)Stephen Boyd , The Art of Cervantes in Don Quixote: Critical Essays., London, Legenda, [Brian Brewer] Book Chapter,

Cervantes and Genre in, editor(s)Aaron M. Kahn , Oxford Handbook of Cervantes, Oxford, Oxford University Press, [Brian Brewer] Book Chapter,

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Brian Brewer, Review of Sins of the Fathers: Moral Economies in Early Modern Spain, by Hilaire Kallendorf , Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 2017, p9-10 Review, 2017

Brian Brewer, Review of Knowing Minds. Cognitive Cultural Studies and Early Modern Spanish Literature, by Barbara Simerka , Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 93, (2), 2016, p346-47 Review, 2016

Brian Brewer, Review of Sociabilidad y literature en el Siglo de Oro, by Mechthild Albert , Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 92, (6), 2015 Review, 2015

Brian Brewer, Review of De amor y literature: hacia Cervantes, by Juan Ramón Muñoz Sánchez , Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 91, (8), 2014 Review, 2014

Brian Brewer, Review of A secreto agravio secreta venganza, by Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Erik Coenen , Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 89, (6), 2012 Review, 2012

Recognition

Representations

'The Beehive as Socio-Economic Metaphor in Don Quixote'. School of Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies Research Seminar, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, October 20, 2015. October 20, 2015

'Sancho Panza, Arbitrista'. 2015 MLA Annual Convention, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, January 8-11, 2015. January 8, 2015

'Sancho Panza: Arbitrista'.Golden Age Research Symposium, University College Cork, Ireland, November 28-30, 2014. 30 November 2015

"Don Quijote and the Bankers: Cervantes Satirizes a Financial Scheme in Don Quijote, Part 1." National Cervantes Symposium, University of Illinois at Chicago. April 24-26, 2014

"El Abencerraje and Lazarillo de Tormes: Shared Social Perspectives." Annual Conference of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland, National University of Ireland, Galway. April 14-16, 2014

"Silencing Female Voices in Cervantes's Comedias en prosa." Women Then and Now in Spanish Film, Theatre and Television, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, June 25-27, 2013. 26 June 2013

"Quixotic Economics: Early Modern Monetary Theory and Political Economy in Cervantes." 59th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, San Diego, CA, April 4-6, 2013. 6 April 2013

"The Sins of the Father Are Redeemed by the Son (And Daughter): Determinism and Moral Autonomy in Cervantes' Novelas ejemplares." Annual Conference of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland, University of Oxford, Oxford, England, March 25-27, 2013. 25 March 2013

"Economics and Exemplarity in the Novelas ejemplares." 2013 MLA Annual Convention, Boston, Massachusetts. 5 January 2013

"The Sterility of Abundance: Marcela and Grisóstomo in the Golden Age." Golden Age Research Symposium, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. 24 November 2012

"Usury and Jealousy in El celoso extremeño." Annual Conference of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland. 3 April 2012

"Wine, Money and Moriscos: Consumable Coins and Sterile Social Policy in the Ricote Episode of Don Quijote, Part II." 58th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, Washington, D.C. 22 March 2012

Barber's Basins, Enchanted Helmets, and Gold Coins: Common Currency in Cervantes's Don Quijote. Invited lecture, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. 2 February 2012

"Bacías de barbero, yelmos y baciyelmos: perspectivismo económico en Don Quijote." IX Congreso de la Asociación Internacional Siglo de Oro, Université de Poitiers, Poitiers, France. 12 July 2012

Awards and Honours

Luis Andrés Murillo Prize (Cervantes Society of America) December 2013

Anthony Close Scholarship (Asociación Internacional Siglo de Oro) 2010

Research Grant, Program for Cultural Cooperation Between Spain's Ministry of Culture and United States Universities 2009

Morgan Edwards Fellowship, Brown University 2007

William K. Kraemer Memorial Award for Scholarship in Ethics, University of Arkansas 2000