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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 341.
Published: 01 April 2015
... wet nurses, and much else; schooling (7  schooling much else; and wet nurses, mortality, maternal and oninfant subsections with ofmaturity), threshold the as then regarded (commonly years seven to birth from childhood, early cusses dis Laes nutrition, and expectancy life...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 April 2015
... wet nurses, and much else; schooling (7  schooling much else; and wet nurses, mortality, maternal and oninfant subsections with ofmaturity), threshold the as then regarded (commonly years seven to birth from childhood, early cusses dis Laes nutrition, and expectancy life...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the intellectual biography I fashioned above: my childhood and the period of my early thirties. CK 9.1-01 Bynum 10/31/02 10:27 AM Page 6 6 I was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1941, six months before Pearl Harbor. Four aspects of my childhood...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 422–481.
Published: 01 August 2021
... analogy allegory recognition secularism The Childhood of Jesus, The Schooldays of Jesus, The Death of Jesus ( New York: Pengui n, 2013–19) “Grasping just how the other world relates to this one,” J. M. Coetzee has written of Gerald Murnane's fiction, “is the main obstacle to understanding...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 353.
Published: 01 April 2020
... T T L E R E V I E W S Ludmilla Petrushevskaya, The Girl from the Metropol Hotel: Growing up in Communist Russia, trans. Anna Summers (New York: Penguin, 2017), 176 pp. By the standards of the time, Petrushevskaya writes in this slender memoir, I had a relatively normal childhood. The time...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 528.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., ; Children and Childhood Childhood and Children ; and The ;and Roman...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 January 2022
... that he observed, however, linking them to the painful events of his childhood as well as to his varied experience at sea and as a British author writing in his third language. One such experience was the brutality of Belgian, and thus European, imperialism in the Congo; another shocking one...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 528–529.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., ; Children and Childhood Childhood and Children ; and The ;and Roman...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 420–436.
Published: 01 September 2015
... discussion in important cially   24. 18:1  –64. 1956 –74), ofPsycho- Institute the and Press Hogarth don: 32, 24, 139, 1996), 191 Press,   sity Univer Harvard MA: (Cambridge, Abuse Childhood ting Truthon Assault Masson, in Child,” the and Adults between Tongues 21...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 308–317.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., inhaling the cap of an atomizer. I could think of no form of death more trivializing than that which now threatened the goddess of my childhood. Had she undergone the surgeon's knife only to make a good-looking corpse? I could remember a lifelong procession of beauty aids: in 1947, a wooden slant...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 January 2023
.... It is a nature book that is actually about nature. Most nature books are about the author's soul, turbulent childhood, and tortured relationships—about his or her hope of redemption by leaving the ad agency for a hut in the woods, by looking at ponds, and by noting, more or less inaccurately, that eagles...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., ), he described how it felt to become so attuned to the universe that his 1592 . 1585 ), two personalities from Bruno’s Nolan childhood, the the childhood, Bruno’s Nolan from...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2023
... childhood or adulthood. “Vesper Flights,” for instance—the essay that gives the book its title—begins: “I found a dead swift once, a husk of a bird under a bridge over the River Thames. . . . I picked it up, held it in my palm . . . and realised that I didn't know what to do.” The author continues...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 123.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., Boswell forgotten the mostly on specifics with noir.riet Well- Har and Ozzie as best characterized be might that childhood from memories personal with commingled analysis, musicological and social interesting contains half first the amusing, often and memoir. intelligent...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 123.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., Boswell forgotten the mostly on specifics with noir.riet Well- Har and Ozzie as best characterized be might that childhood from memories personal with commingled analysis, musicological and social interesting contains half first the amusing, often and memoir. intelligent...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 307–315.
Published: 01 April 2008
.... of the curves bright the in propped sadness a long, summers fifteen song a Childhood, porcelain. offine hand a and ofsilk, piece a He carries room. my enters boy A silences. Intricate of sunlight. Pressure fan. a like opens Morning...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 170–180.
Published: 01 January 2004
...: there was the redundant, essential and summarily burlesque encapsulation—and to my knowledge, for one of the first times in my life—of one of those destinies which were the sirens of my childhood and to whose song I yielded, utterly, from the moment I reached the age of reason; for me these words were...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 171–177.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., an As My mother did not have a happy childhood. An only child, intelligent, intelligent, child, only An not did childhood. ahappy Myhave mother...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Lear involves no biographical understanding of his work, but she cannot possibly mean it. Describing four separate traumas in Lear s childhood is an important part of her attempt to come to terms with a number of artistic puzzles, by application of one of the oldest and most reasonable assumptions...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 January 2021
... of the won- drous Edward Lear involves no biographical understanding of his work, but she cannot possibly mean it. Describing four separate traumas in Lear s childhood is an important part of her attempt to come to terms with a number of artistic puzzles, by application of one of the oldest and most...