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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Jakob Lothe As her well-chosen title indicates, Jasanoff takes a particular interest in the aspects of Conrad's narrative fiction that establish the author as a pioneer of modern times. Conrad was not a prophet—he did not and could not predict what would happen. He wrote about global trends...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2007
... criticism), to explore the ramifications and reverberations of the most famous fictional statement of that incandescing theme: Joseph Conrad’s classic “colonial” novel, Heart of Darkness. 1.  Inga Clendinnen, “The Power to Frustrate Good Inten- tions; or, The Revenge of the Aborigines,” Common Knowl...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 82–92.
Published: 01 January 2004
... and twenty-seven after Algeria? The disregardability of Second World colonies is especially surprising, given the import of Joseph Conrad, née Konrad Korzeniowski, to postcolonial criticism. Heart of Darkness (1898) is a key, if controversial, text for postcolonial critics, while the connection...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 497–511.
Published: 01 August 2007
... as a major contribution to the study of the novel as a literary genre. It has never been out of print, and a new edition appeared in 2001. This work was followed by the first volume of an intended two-volume opus on Joseph Conrad, Conrad in the Nineteenth Century (1980), also immediately recognized...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 547.
Published: 01 September 2017
...; and a and aweAusten; for Jane justified novel; a fully English ­century called modernist novel (Conrad, Ford, Woolf); with a a Ford,novel with (Conrad...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 546–547.
Published: 01 September 2017
...; and a and aweAusten; for Jane justified novel; a fully English ­century called modernist novel (Conrad, Ford, Woolf); with a a Ford,novel with (Conrad...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 188–191.
Published: 01 January 2012
... is Classical Traditions in Renaissance Philosophy Renaissance in Traditions Classical director of the Cogut Center for the Humanities, is Barnaby Conrad Conrad is Barnaby of Center for Cogut the Humanities, the director...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 447–449.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Descartes to Lord Kelvin to H. G. Wells to David Bohm, and from Conrad Hal Waddington to Henry Compton to Stephen Hawking and Steven Pinker, Bedeviled assumes that the demons of the church or of paganism and the demons of science differ and resemble each other in ways that can be usefully elaborated. What...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 2022
... the Modern Language Association's Aldo and Jean Scaglione Prize for a Translation of a Scholarly Study of Literature. Jakob Lothe , professor of English literature at the University of Oslo, is the author of Conrad's Narrative Method and Narrative in Fiction and Film . Steven I. Levine...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 106–107.
Published: 01 January 2021
... s God. Treated more favorably, the sixth and seventh types of atheism point respectively to a quasi- mystical contentment with the world and nature just as they now are (Santayana, Conrad) and to a way of silence, an atheist via negativa (Schopenhauer, Spinoza, Shestov), that ends in silence, all...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 236–239.
Published: 01 May 2023
... phenomenology, the way it is felt and experienced—what a violent outburst or fearful exit means in the context of a life. Take Joseph Conrad's Lord Jim, who flees a scene of failure and derails his life. It requires a long narrative to unravel the implications of his jumping ship and the paralyzing shame he...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 396–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., Miss X, the précieuse ridicule to end all preciosity, serving tea so exquisitely among her bricbrac” is how Conrad Aiken described the old woman in his friend T. S. Eliot’s poem “Portrait of a Lady,” written in 1910 – 11 while Eliot and he were students at Harvard...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 445–471.
Published: 01 August 2008
... MIT Press, Press, MIT MA: (Cambridge, Bullock Michael trans. Conrads, Ulrich Architecture Twentieth-Century on Manifestoes and 37 38...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 467–470.
Published: 01 September 2022
..., was nominated this year for the Nobel Prize in Literature by the Polish Academy of Sciences. Among the dozen awards that he has received are the Joseph Conrad-Korzeniowski Literary Prize, the Derek Walcott Prize for Poetry, the BBC Ukrainian Book of the Decade Award, the Jan Michalski Prize for Literature...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 578–581.
Published: 01 August 2010
...: Understanding and Representation in James, Conrad, and Ford; Play and the Politics of Reading: The Social Uses of Modernist Form; and Conflicting Readings: Variety and Validity in Interpretation. Sir John Boardman is Lincoln Professor of Classical Art...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2006
... put it: “Churchmen in general and bishops in in bishops and general in put“Churchmen it: Supplement 10 9 . Chadwick, . Chadwick, . Conrad Leyser, “Bread and Butter,” and “Bread Leyser, Conrad...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
.... Nazi Klaus Conrad to describe a distortion of reality found found of reality adistortion describe to Conrad Klaus ­Nazi  –112...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 249–263.
Published: 01 April 2005
... . Wilcken • Imperial Trauma: Part 1 257 20 versity Press, Press, versity TradeBrazil in Slave . Robert Edgar Conrad, Conrad, Edgar Robert...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 110–127.
Published: 01 January 2010
... . .  .    Common Knowledge 120 I am grateful to Shirley Brückner, who is working on on whoworking is Brückner, toShirley grateful I am Conrad Zacharias von Uffenbach, von Uffenbach, Zacharias...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 516–517.
Published: 01 August 2006
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