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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 439–448.
Published: 01 August 2002
...William Vesterman Duke University Press 2002 CK 8.3-02 Vesterman 7/14/02 3:11 PM Page 439 THE DEATH OF THE SCIENTIFIC AUTHOR Multiple Authorship in Scientific Papers William Vesterman Movement...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 419.
Published: 01 April 2002
...: The Life and Death of Guy Debord (London: Jonathan Cape, 2001), 430 pp. There have been a number of biographies of the tribune of the Situationist Inter- national since his suicide in 1994, most notably Christophe Bourseiller’s straight- forward Vie et Mort de Guy Debord: 1931–1994 (Paris: Plon, 1999...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Mordechai Bar-On Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America's Culture of Death (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008), 245 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Matthew Mutter Eagleton Terry , Culture and the Death of God . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2014 ), 214 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 331–332.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Jeffrey M. Perl Guenther Lisa , Solitary Confinement: Social Death and Its Afterlives . ( Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2013 ), 321 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (1): 33–40.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Santiago Zabala Duke University Press 2005 Sym p osium: Talking Peace with God s, Part 2 CHRISTIANITY AND THE DEATH OF GOD A Response to Cardinal Lustiger Santiago Zabala Cardinal Lustiger is among the most thoughtful members...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 354.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Yaakov Mascetti Marno David , Death Be Not Proud: The Art of Holy Attention ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2016 ), 284 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 3 5 4 David Marno, Death Be Not Proud: The Art of Holy Attention...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Michael Baxandall Centering on his relationship with Gertrud Bing from 1958 until her death in 1964 — as well as, to a lesser extent, on his relationship with Ernst Gombrich — the author recalls his informal induction during those years into a tradition of thought and an intellectual climate...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 411–422.
Published: 01 April 2011
... abandoned their own principles either. This essay concludes that Tunstall was the most heroic of the three. As a bishop (for well over thirty years), he could have burned heretics in the 1530s and 1550s but he sent no one to death—a record perhaps better than that of Thomas More, who saw sedition in some...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 399–410.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Nina Pelikan Straus This interview with Joseph Frank — best known as the author of a five-volume biography of Dostoevsky (published 1976 – 2002) and of Spatial Form in Modern Literature (1945) — was conducted in 2012 at Stanford and is published here, shortly after his death at age ninety-four...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 424–445.
Published: 01 August 2013
... for remaining silent and not stepping into the world in speech: in reticence, the human being avoids both judgment and being judged, eludes the risk of the addressee's absence or unreliability, and resists the finality of utterance that shares in the finality of death. This essay makes a case for a Bakhtinian...
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Common Knowledge (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 (2016) 22 (2): 284–300.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... Like disenchantment, this-worldly evil, centralized in a single figure such as Mordor, is a twentieth-century idea, an emanation of totalitarianism: the transformation of Elves into orcs is a horror that only our knowledge of the Nazi death camps and the Soviet gulag has equipped us to imagine...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and sciences, the essay outlines new disciplines: technohumanities , which would study humans as a part of the technosphere; pathohumanities , which would investigate the self-destructive mechanisms of civilization; and scriptorics , which would focus on Homo scriptor , who has survived “the death...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 59–66.
Published: 01 January 2017
... University in California describes her experience introducing students enrolled in a humanities survey course to The Passion of SS. Perpetua and Felicitas —a text that combines the prison diaries of two North African Christians with an eyewitness account of their deaths. In this description of a single...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 336–339.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Colin Richmond To commemorate the five hundreth anniversary of the accession of Henry VIII to the English throne, this guest column reviews the inventories made, upon his death, of the king's possessions at Hampton Court, the Tower, and other locations. Focusing on extensive equipment for royal...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 391–403.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Lesley Chamberlain This guest column marks the tenth anniversary of the death of Jacques Derrida. The journal in which it appears, Common Knowledge , was not especially receptive to deconstruction during Derrida's lifetime, but Lesley Chamberlain in retrospect sees reasons to reconsider his role...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Colin Davis The great Roman historian Livy describes a radical attempt at conflict resolution in his version of the story of the Horatii. The warring cities of Rome and Alba agree to settle their differences by pitting two sets of triplets against each other in a battle to the death. Two...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 483.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Léon-Paul Fargue; Valery Larbaud After the early death of the little-known but extraordinarily promising French poet Henry J.-M. Levet, Valery Larbaud and Léon-Paul Fargue visited with Levet’s parents in the city of Montbrison. In a recorded conversation, they describe their visit...