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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 404–439.
Published: 01 September 2017
... reader more as prose than as music does. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Donald Davie “Movement” poets Boris Pasternak French Symbolism Augustan poetry Symposium: Xenophilia, Part 2 ENGLISH EMERGENCIES AND RUSSIAN RESCUES, c. 1875 – 2000...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Charles Sullivan Armenteros Carolina , The French Idea of History: Joseph de Maistre and His Heirs, 1794 – 1854 ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2011 ), 361 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 256–276.
Published: 01 May 2016
... that the practice seemed almost transhistorical, something that was done always and everywhere. By the reign of Louis XIII, however, statesmen began stressing the limits of interdynastic marriage as a diplomatic strategy. This transformation of French affairs of state coincided with the appearance of...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 499–500.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Charles R. Sullivan John Shovlin, The Political Economy of Virtue: Luxury, Patriotism, and the Origins of the French Revolution (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2006), 265 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 255–266.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Ardis Butterfield Vernacular language use in England throughout the later Middle Ages was a complex negotiation between English and French; that is, between the languages of English and French and the political identities of two peoples engaged in a long war. Clifford Geertz's famous analysis of...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2018) 24 (1): 90–125.
Published: 01 January 2018
... French literary culture. Part 3 treats the way in which certain American critics of the 1980s and 1990s, primarily the scholars of Russian literature Caryl Emerson and Gary Saul Morson, deployed their translations and studies of Mikhail Bakhtin’s literary theory to undercut the work of French...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 387–418.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Adam Michnik This essay is a memorial tribute from one member of the Common Knowledge editorial board to another. Adam Michnik, a cofounder of the first dissident organization in East-Central Europe, writes about the details and the symbolic importance of his first meeting, in 1978 on Mt. Snĕžka...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2011) 17 (3): 433–440.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Luc Brisson; Michael Chase This memorial essay on the French historian of philosophy Pierre Hadot (1922–2010) explores his life and work. Starting out from an ecclesiastical background and education, Hadot's interest in mysticism led him to study the late Greek Neoplatonists Plotinus and Porphyry...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 446–473.
Published: 01 August 2013
... legal roll, and finally a pair of French poems about the death of the English commander, Thomas Montagu, fourth earl of Salisbury, at the English siege of Orléans in 1428, contrasted with some English translations of poems by Charles d'Orléans. The essay argues that blurriness in medieval bilingualism...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Weimars Jubelfest Goethes Werke Goethes 91 . The German text with French translation...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 143–195.
Published: 01 January 2017
... the past seventy- past the for puritanically ourselves wehave deprived persona aboveall, and, stance, cal rhetori affect, tone, effect, ofchoices diction, how Of many French Symbolism. of that from intentionally, so itself, taken has poetry of our decorum the how far but abit...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 539–540.
Published: 01 September 2017
... forms ofthe variety extraordinary the heconveys that them with wordsassociated the words. in Paris recorded who Debord, Guy situationist the and Cendrars, Blaise Carco, Francis to Balzac and Bretonne dela Rétif from ers writ other French many by and emulated Baudelaire by...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 201–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
... French Academy in in Academy French the from philosophy for prize grand the received...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 365–366.
Published: 01 April 2014
... the in position weaker forafar settle to had Atto disgrace, in aperiod and latter’s death the But after Mazarin. Cardinal patron, Italian an by supported first French court, the in position heofde’soughtFlorence, adifferent Medici Mattias of Prince servant amusical as...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 249–263.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Napoleonic Wars. As a French invasion force streamed across the Spanish- Portuguese border, down at the city’s docks there was chaos. Panicked crowds wove their way through great packing cases, barrels of water, furniture, crates of paperwork, and bundles of books that had begun accumulating by the...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2007) 13 (2-3): 219–226.
Published: 01 August 2007
... “intellectual” is an Enlightenment figure whose prototypes date back to the French encylopedists Rousseau, Voltaire, and Diderot. In the aftermath of the crisis of religion to which these names are connected, the nineteenth and twentieth centuries gave rise to new forms of thought that were to become...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 321–334.
Published: 01 April 2011
... In In dancer bien de instruction de Michel Toulouse’sis in notation published The earliest manual, dance Burgundian the and symbols, and letters both uses which century), fifteenth the of (second half manuscript Cervera ish...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2007) 13 (1): 40–49.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Christophe Charle, “Contemporary French Social Social French “Contemporary Charle, Christophe 37 . 1 (Fall...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 486–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
.... And an amazingly civilized report in French, commissioned by the Centre national du Livre and based on com- mittee hearings: yes, it has statistics (useful and clear) but also anecdotes and a lively presentation. One French story that bridges the Atlantic tells of...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 487–488.
Published: 01 August 2005
... civilized report in French, commissioned by the Centre national du Livre and based on com- mittee hearings: yes, it has statistics (useful and clear) but also anecdotes and a lively presentation. One French story that bridges the Atlantic tells of Roger...