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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 285.
Published: 01 April 2010
...J. M. Coetzee Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett , trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 276–284.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Anonymous Envoi This essay explores the possibilities of quietism in our time. It begins by examining briefly versions of quietism, Eastern and Western, then turns to particular works of Rilke, Kafka, and Beckett to review exigent images of quietism, variously relevant to the modern condition...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 474–482.
Published: 01 August 2018
... that, while in fiction an accommodation with modernism has been reached, an equivalent achievement still awaits in poetry. Among writers of fiction, a type that Susan Sontag called the “good-humored, sweet Beckett” has arisen to combine the axiology of modernism with the democratic ethics of antimodernism...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., he never shuts up about them. “When I was a child, we lived next to Samuel Beckett in Ussy. I had a great time chucking moles into his yard.” It’s not hard to believe him. He’s a sly-­eyed guy with ugly teeth. He teaches electronics at Désiré Nisard High. He likes his job. He claims...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 142–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of figure asecondary here as appears Press, Grove ofthe asuccess make helped Rosset and Beckett Samuel whojudgment translated excellent Seaver,with editor atalented Richard And all. them to ascribes ously...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 2022
... and Samuel Beckett. In all cases, his jargon-free discussions are anchored in long and thoughtful experience with the texts. Like most (all?) great artists, Harries's writers are “haunted” in that they are conscious of something that they cannot reduce to words, something, as Eliot says in the Four...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 286.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Ian Hacking Ruth Padel, Darwin: A Life in Poems (London: Chatto and Windus, 2009), 160 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 287.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity College, Dublin, his alma mater. He did not enjoy the experience, and after eighteen months resigned...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 288.
Published: 01 April 2010
...William M. Chace LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 289.
Published: 01 April 2010
... REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity College, Dublin, his alma mater. He did not enjoy the experience, and after eighteen months...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 April 2010
...John Boardman Lawrence Rothfield, The Rape of Mesopotamia: Behind the Looting of the Iraq Museum (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009), 216 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 290.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Stuart Clark Robert Bartlett, The Natural and the Supernatural in the Middle Ages (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008), 170 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 291.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Henry Kamen J. H. Elliott, Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America, 1492–1830 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2006), 560 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 291.
Published: 01 April 2010
... LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity College, Dublin, his alma mater. He did not enjoy the experience, and after eighteen...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 292.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity College, Dublin, his alma mater. He did not enjoy the experience, and after eighteen months resigned, departing from academic...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 293.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Belle Randall Frederick Seidel, Poems, 1959–2009 (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2009), 509 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 294.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Susan Stephens Joyce Tyldesley, Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt (New York: Basic Books, 2008), 290 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 294–295.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Richard Shiff Matthew Simms, Cézanne's Watercolors: Between Drawing and Painting (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008), 228 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 295–296.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Ramie Targoff Keith Thomas, The Ends of Life: Roads to Fulfilment in Early Modern England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), 416 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 296.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London: Souvenir Press, 2008), 272 pp. In the early 1930s Samuel Beckett took a position as lecturer in French at Univer- sity College, Dublin, his alma mater. He did not enjoy the experience, and after eighteen months resigned...