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Published: 20 December 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382256-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8225-6
... A-MAZING AND A-MUSING After the Garden in "Appleton House" In "The Nymph complaining for the death of her Faun," the female narra• tor flattens out the anamorphic portrait that Petrarchism generally pro• duces to tell a single-dimensional story...
Published: 19 July 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388586-039
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8858-6
...Garden Variety Means ‘‘harmless ‘‘without danger like the type of snake found in gardens. First version was in Rome ’68–69, then Paris ’70. This is a piece which brings the outdoors indoors. It uses natural sounds on tape, various musicians & a dancer, as well as certain items found...
Published: 18 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380870-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8087-0
... Chapter Three Someone’s in the Garden with Eve: Race, Religion, and the American Fall I assert most unhesitatingly, that the religion of the south is a mere covering for the most horrid crimes,—a justifier of the most appalling barbarity,—a sanctifier of the most hateful frauds,—and a...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381242-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8124-2
... Chapter One Garden of Despair: The Political Economy of Class, Land, and Labor, 1920–1929 Outside the car windows . . . the wonderful panorama unfolds. Over and over again we exclaim that all this is a perfect tropical garden. In places every inch of...
Published: 03 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388579-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8857-9
... 15 History, Exchange, and the Object Voice: Reading Li Ang’s The Strange Garden and All Sticks Are Welcome in the Censer of Beigang Chaoyang Liao Not “It happened to me,” or “They did this to me,” or “Fate had it in store for me,” but “I was,” “I did,” “I saw,” “I cried out...
Published: 10 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393337-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9333-7
... Titus Andronicus A Child’s Garden of Atrocities michael moon What sounds as though it may have been one of the most memorable twentieth-century performances of Titus Andronicus has been almost entirely forgotten and never made it to a theater or...
Published: 19 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390015-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9001-5
...Five Cultivating the Global Garden: Local Growers in a Global System In The Botany of Desire the horticultural writer Michael Pollan n writes, ‘‘It was the flower that first ushered the idea of beauty into the world the moment, long ago, when floral attraction emerged as...
Published: 03 July 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395942-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9594-2
... Five • The Machine in the Garden Helicopter Airmobilities, Aerial Fields of Vision, and Surrogate Tropics The opening sequence of the much-­beloved 1980s television series...
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378686-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7868-6
... The Rock Garden $ Such Are the Seasons In our part of the country the year is evergreen, and against this green background bloom is almost continuous. There is no ending of one season, no beginning of the next. All melt together. Even when early and...
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378686-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7868-6
... Planting the Garden ~ In the spring all people are gardeners. Everyone wants to rush to the local nursery, dig up plants in full bloom, and bring them home to set out in the moist, receptive earth. In the South this will not do. Sometimes when new...
Published: 02 October 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377139-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7713-9
...New Jersey, the Garden State “A state of mind,” my grandfather would say, the sun as fierce as Mr. Cossimo’s critiques of everything, from his wife’s sauce to Senator Bill Bradley. Usually, we talked about his garden, where he grew tomatoes, Swiss chard, peppers, cucumbers...
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377818-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7781-8
... 29 THE CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT IN MADISON SQUARE GARDEN By 1924, with over two million members and a series of impressive political victories already won, the Invisible Empire exuberantly looked forward to the presidential...
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377818-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7781-8
... 35 METHODISTS AND MADNESS IN THE GARDEN STATE In most states where the Invisible Empire took root, opposition was slow in developing. Usually the Klan in politics or Klan excesses were necessary to vitalize effective...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... tone Seasonal Flowers garden resolutions n New Year’s Day I always make good garden resolutions. First, I Oresolve to catch the weeds as they appear, for as John Evelyn warned in the Kalendarium Hortense (1729...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...faithful about watering during the long dry weeks of the summer and early fall. Now, in mid-September, pink Japanese anemones are bloom- ing in deep shade along the far end of the garden path. The last of the small lilac stars of Hosta lanceolata [H. lancifolia] have just fallen, and the later...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... selections for the rock garden incoln Foster’s recent book, Rock Gardening, has as a subtitle A LGuide to Growing Alpines and Other Wild Flowers in the American Garden. It is the other wild flowers that will mainly interest us. Wild flowers from all over the world are...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... these have bloomed when the bulbs were planted very late. All lily bulbs should be planted the minute they come. Reliable growers pack them so they will not dry out on the way, but this is all in vain if the gardener lets them lie around in a heated house. The ones that I have mentioned (except the...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... The pleasure that comes from seeing a well-planned garden depends upon its being arranged in an orderly manner. Directness and simplicity of design are accomplished by restraint, by doing away with meaning- less curves, conflicting lines, and indiscriminate colors. Limiting the...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-092
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...from the Bishop’s Garden at the National Cathedral. It is too soon to tell how tall the spikes will be when it is established, or how wide the leaves, but I think the cool white flowers one of the nicest additions to the summer garden. Another treasure that came to me from Mr...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
.... Henderson’s formula is twice the height of the riser plus the tread equals twenty-six inches. This allows five-inch risers to sixteen-inch treads, and six-inch risers to fourteen-inch treads. November 12, 1961 water in the garden ater like fire is a living thing. It dances and...