Best Commentaries of 2011-12

by nm

[compiled by the editorial board]

Dante Alighieri. Divine Comedy. 3 vols. Trans. Robert M. Durling. Notes by Ronald L. Martinez and Robert M. Durling. Oxford, 1997-2011.

Rodney Ascher. Room 237. IFC Films, 2012.

Selected Philosophical Poems of Tommaso Campanella: A Bilingual Edition. Ed. and trans. Sherry Roush. University of Chicago Press, 2011.

Tommaso Campanella. Selected Philosophical Poems. Edited, translated, and annotated by Sherry Roush. Fabrizio Serra, 2011.

The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson. Eds. David Bevington, Martin Butler, and Ian Donaldson. 7 volumes. Cambridge, 2012.

Dark Chaucer. Eds. Nicola Masciandaro, Eileen Joy, and Myra Seaman. punctum, 2012.

Quentin Meillassoux. The Number and the Siren. Trans. Robin Mackay. Urbanomic, 2012.

On the Ecclesiastical Hierarchy: The Thirteenth-Century Paris Textbook Edition. Trans. L. M. Harrington. Peeters, 2011.

Stephen Barney, Andrew Galloway, et al. The Penn Commentary on Piers Plowman. 5 volumes. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006-present. [Volume 1 and Volume 5 completed].

J.H. Prynne. George Herbert, ‘Love [III]’: A Discursive Commentary. 2011.

Reading Derrida’s Of Grammatology. Eds.  Sean Gaston, Ian Maclachlan. Continuum, 2011.

Steven Shaviro, “Melancholia, or, The Romantic Anti-Sublime,” Sequence 1.1 (2012)

Mabja Jangchub Tsondru. Ornament of Reason: The Great Commentary to Nagarjuna’s Root of the Middle Way. Trans. Dharmachakra Translation Committee. Shambala, 2011.