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Dr Adam Horsley



Secret Cabinets, Scribal Publication and the Satyrique: François Maynard and Libertine Poetry in Public and Private Spaces, Sixteenth Century Journal, vol. 50: 3, The Sixteenth Century Journal Publishers, Inc., 2019

Strategies of Accusation and Self-Defence at the Trial of Théophile de Viau (1623-25), Papers on French Seventeenth-Century Literature, vol. 44: 85, Gunter Narr Verlag, 2016, 157-177

Le Président libertin: The Poetry of François Maynard after the Trial of Théophile de Viau, Early Modern French Studies, vol. 37: 2, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2015, 93-107

Remarks on subversive performance at the trial of Giulio Cesare Vanini (1618-1619), Modern Language Review, vol. 110: 1, Modern Humanities Research Association, 2015, 85-103

'Ne l'as-tu point vu passer, mon garde?' Towards a third version of Cyrano de Bergerac's 'Le Pédant joué', French Studies Bulletin, vol. 123, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2012, 28-31


''Mon livre, je ne peux m'empescher de te plaindre' - Reflections on the Compilation of François Maynard's 1646 Œuvres', in Rosellini M, Keller-Rahbé E (eds) Littérature, livre et librairie en France au XVIIe siècle, Tübingen: Narr, 2019

The Good Times and the Bad: François Maynard's Reflections on his Past and Future, in Maber R, Barker J (eds) Managing Time: Literature and Devotion in Early Modern France, Oxford: Peter Lang, 2017, 107-131

Internet publications

17th-century French Libertinism, in 'The Literary Encyclopedia':, 2016

Théophile de Viau, in 'The Literary Encyclopedia':, 2014

Cyrano de Bergerac, in 'The Literary Encyclopedia':, 2013


Review of Julian Swann, 'Exile, Imprisonment, or Death: The Politics of Disgrace in Bourbon France, 1610-1789' (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), The Seventeenth Century, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2017

Review of Guillaume Peureux, 'La Muse satyrique (1600-1622)' (Geneva: Droz, 2015), Modern Language Review, vol. 111, no. 1, Modern Humanities Research Association, 2016, 249-250