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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 404–439.
Published: 01 September 2017
... aestheticism of French literary culture. Part 2 treats the poetry and criticism of the English “Movement” poet Donald Davie in light of his turn, in 1958, toward the example of Boris Pasternak as a way of escaping the influence of French Symbolist poetics and the post-Symbolist poetics of anglophone modernism...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 430.
Published: 01 April 2019
...H. R. Woudhuysen; Jeffrey M. Perl Farge Arlette , The Allure of the Archives , trans. Scott-Railton Thomas , foreword by Natalie Zemon Davis ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2013 ), 152 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 360.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Richard Jenkyns Davies Rachel Bryant , Troy, Carthage, and the Victorians: The Drama of Classical Ruins in the Nineteenth-Century Imagination ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 ), 402 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 3...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 163–164.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... The column is published in the context of two others regarding this latter topic — one by Natalie Zemon Davis, the author of the microhistorical classic The Return of Martin Guerre , and one by Colin Rich-mond. Davis’s column is a response to Keith Thomas’s having drawn approving attention to the following...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 9–10.
Published: 01 January 2014
... is published in the context of two others regarding this latter topic — one by Natalie Zemon Davis, the author of the microhistorical classic The Return of Martin Guerre , and one by Colin Richmond. Davis's column is a response to Keith Thomas's having drawn approving attention to the following remark of J. H...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 254–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
... theory to escape the otherwise inevitable influence of French avant-garde literary movements. These writers—Henry James in part 1, Donald Davie in part 2, and the “American Bakhtinian” critics in part 3—found in Russian examples a responsible yet radical and morally oriented alternative to what...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 441–449.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Natalie Zemon Davis; Barry Allen In this introduction to Part 1 of the Common Knowledge symposium, “Fuzzy Studies,” the journal's editor discusses four essays from the 1980s by Richard Rorty, in which Rorty chose to associate himself with various neopragmatists, Continental...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 197–203.
Published: 01 April 2014
... by dissident colleagues (for instance, Donald Davie in Purity of Diction in English Verse ) to write exclusively didactic poetry, and to write it with the logical, linear clarity and straightforward syntax of rigorous yet easily followed argumentative prose. In the triumphalist variant, professors...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., with the distinction between narrative history and fiction, or between discursive philosophy and poetry, is a time-honored maneuver. Hence the appearance in this special issue of three pieces (by historians Natalie Zemon Davis, Sir Keith Thomas, and Colin Richmond) on microhistory, along with the first installment...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 11–13.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Colin Richmond In an issue of Common Knowledge given over to experiments in scholarly form and to the discussion of them, this piece is one of three on the genre of microhistory. The other two (by Natalie Zemon Davis and Sir Keith Thomas) argue the merits and demerits of the genre, while this piece...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 306.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Natalie Zemon Davis Arthur Mitzman, Prometheus Revisited: The Quest for Global Justice in the Twenty-first Century (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2003), 319 pp. © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 410–419.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Clark Davis Duke University Press 2006 S y m p o s i u m : U n s o c i a l T h o u g h t , U n c o m m o n L i v e s , Pa r t 2 OUTSIDE THE CUSTOM-HOUSE? On the Philosophy of Shyness Clark Davis It is generally conceded...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Natalie Zemon Davis Gabriel Piterberg, An Ottoman Tragedy: History and Historiography at Play (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003), 271 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Paul J. Griffiths; G. R. Evans; Clark Davis This essay, which is the editor's introduction to part 1 of a multipart symposium on quietism, also constitutes his call for symposium papers. The symposium is meant be comprehensive. It is described as political and broadly cultural...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Clark Davis In his meditation on Emerson's self-reliance, George Kateb argues that Emerson's entrance into antislavery politics, particularly his calls for collective mobilization, constitutes a “deviation from his theory of self-reliance, not its transformation.” Though Emerson often imagines...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 96.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Natalie Zemon Davis Joan Wallach Scott, The Politics of the Veil (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 208 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Daniel Defoe, An Essay on the History and Reality of Apparitions, ed. Kit Kincade...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 56–89.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Richard H. Davis Thoreau was likely the first American to entertain seriously the possibility of identifying himself as a yogi. “Depend upon it that rude and careless as I am, I would fain practice the yoga faithfully,” he wrote to his friend Harrison Blake in 1849: “To some extent, and at rare...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Lydia Davis Ullmann Regina , The Country Road , trans. Beals Kurt ( New York : New Directions , 2015 ), 160 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Clark Davis Moran Joe , Shrinking Violets: The Secret Life of Shyness ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2017 ), 272 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 241–253.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Colin Davis Duke University Press 2003 CK 9.2-06 Davis 3/14/03 10:49 AM Page 241 THE COST OF BEING ETHICAL Fiction, Violence, and Altericide Colin Davis Murder is commonplace in all forms of fiction, so...