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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 134.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Miller Ian Jared , The Nature of the Beasts: Empire and Exhibition at the Tokyo Imperial Zoo . ( Berkeley : University of California Press , 2013 ), 322 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 149–159.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Christy Anderson In 1941 Fritz Saxl and Rudolf Wittkower of the Warburg Institute organized an exhibition on English Art and the Mediterranean . The photographic exhibition showed the long history of artistic and cultural ties between English art and the classical tradition, employing Aby Warburg's...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 351–360.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Mark Rowlands Émilie Hache and Bruno Latour argue in their article “Morality or Moralism?” that contemporary moral treatments of animals exhibit a hard-won insensitivity, and a corresponding inability to respond, to the “call” of animals—to the moral claims that animals legitimately make on us...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., involves the investigation of discrete contexts in order to elucidate their similarities and differences, then relativism, as a tendency, stance, or working method, usually involves the assumption that contexts exhibit, or may exhibit, radically different, incomparable, or incommensurable traits...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 200–203.
Published: 01 April 2019
... painting The Woman with the Pearl Necklace at an exhibit in 2001 at the Metropolitan Museum. Later she discovers that the painting had not left Berlin for inclusion in the New York exhibit. “I can only hypothesize,” she reflects, “that I must have deeply needed a moment out of ordinary time” and so “saw...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 532–551.
Published: 01 August 2010
... narrative as is conceivable. Describing the environment of a single English parish, White's text places stillness on exhibit as an indication of commitment to an ethics of self-unregarding attentiveness. But the stillness of Selborne , King argues, is a conspicuous stillness—a practice of being still...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 269–274.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the Mahabharata , while, in Doha, a royal patron commissioned him to paint a series relating Islamic and Christian civilization. The two series are shown, in this essay, to best exhibit Husain's view of “all distinctions” as “political, artificial.” Symposium: Fuzzy...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 31–47.
Published: 01 January 2010
... suggests that quietism and activism are not antonyms. On some definitions of quietism, McDaniel argues, even a violent activist like Brown can exhibit quietistic aspects. This article therefore challenges, as well, the common connotation of quietism as inaction. Duke University Press 2010...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 474–492.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., while both writers exhibit quietism, they also gesture toward kinds of speech and action. Duke University Press 2010 Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 6 THE LADDER AND THE CAGE Wittgenstein, Qoheleth, and Quietism N. Verbin In his...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and the criticism of art have a history of informing each other (Robert Pippin's After the Beautiful is a current example of the syndrome). Although the concepts of societal “modernism” and “modernist” art exhibit variation, both are hybrids of philosophical (linguistic) and aesthetic (sensory) indeterminacies...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., formatting, and categorization—visibly exhibited in the spatial arrangement of its holdings. As its users have long felt, the Warburg is more than a library: it is a complex physical space demonstrating the formal evolution or framing of human thought. The Warburg should thus be reconceived as a “house...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 26–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Jeffrey M. Perl In his introduction to the third installment of the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia, the journal’s editor responds to a review, by the historian Peter Brown, of a Metropolitan Museum exhibit on Jerusalem in the high Middle Ages. Brown’s argument is that Muslims, Christians...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 333–356.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., and for the development of the town—he was also a member of the committee appointed to arrange for sending exhibits to the Great Exhibition of 1851 at the Crystal Palace in London. His dinners and social affairs were of some notori- ety, particularly the Chinese Ball that took place...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 305–326.
Published: 01 April 2015
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 515–516.
Published: 01 September 2016
...   burg PetersSt. 0.10 in 2015famous ofyear the The Exhibition centenary the marked Abstract ArtandSociety, 1915  Iwona Blazwick,ed.,Adventures of theBlackSquare...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 280–283.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Caroline Walker Bynum Duke University Press 2002 THE WOMAN WITH THE PEARL NECKLACE Caroline Walker Bynum In April of 2001 I went to the Metropolitan Museum of Art to see the exhibit Ver- meer and the Delft School. I was tired...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 193–207.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., from January 15 January from Gallery Mánes the at place took exhibition group’s first in Paris for Prague left Toyen Heisler and 1938 March in him) without itself reconstituted immediately (which group ofthe tion dissolu unilateral Nezval’s Jindrˇich after joined Heisler...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 420–442.
Published: 01 August 2006
... - - - - - - - - ism for Wadsworthdestined the Atheneum’s exhibition landmark works Surrealist unpacking him upon chanced and gallery Levy’s by dropped historical photographs, of which his father had made a small collection),in Cornellinterested was he because (probably curiosity...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 434–462.
Published: 01 August 2003
... in 1944 and the great success of his retrospective exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in spring 1945.19 Unfairly, Newman’s account of Mondrian used the latter’s European origins to taint his art. 16. See Newman, “Interview with Emile de Antonio” (1941), in Plastic Art...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 134–148.
Published: 01 January 2012
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