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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Rowan Williams Wortley John , The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 ), 652 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 LITTLE REVIEWS John Wortley...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 409–410.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Rowan Williams; Jeffrey M. Perl Wortley John , The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 ), 652 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
... attention to the paradoxes and ironies of the war from the point of view of a civilian reserve foot soldier and father of five serving in a frontline infantry unit. Significant sections of this narrative are dedicated to the moral, ethical, and religious questions that he grappled with during the war...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 433–440.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., as well as the Latin Church Fathers. Elected first to the École pratique des hautes études and then to the Collège de France, Hadot developed his most influential idea, that ancient philosophy was not the construction of an abstract system of ideas, but a concrete, lived practice intended to transform...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 7–21.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... Finally, this article presents a critique of Edward Said's understanding of intellectuals in his Representations of the Intellectual . The author argues that Said's book misrepresents Turgenev's novel Fathers and Sons . Cohen suggests that there are radical differences between Said's description...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 420–436.
Published: 01 September 2015
... arranged by her father to a man of his own age took advantage of her youth and legal powerlessness does she begin to redistribute blame for this sexual abuse. Refusing to serve the interests of her hated husband, she is able to forgive herself and eventually becomes a source of healing for other injured...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
... agents of murder victims; their responsibility, in predemocratic Greece, before the invention of law courts, was to punish murderers. The defendant is Orestes, who has killed his mother but argues that, since she had killed his father, he was acting justly. The judges consist of eleven Athenian citizen...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 181–189.
Published: 01 May 2016
...” (“Let there be commerce between us”) to define his relationship with his “detested” and “pig-headed” poetic “father,” Walt Whitman. PEACE BY OTHER MEANS Symposium on the Role of Ethnography and the Humanities in the Understanding, Prevention, and Resolution of Enmity Part 6 Miguel Tamen...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 180–199.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of the pig-­fattening farm below the orchard. Flies blackened even the Porta Spe- ciosa’s carved plaitwork and consoles of red marble; saucer-­sized gadflies buzzed around Father Cripple’s mules, and when the Sun set, dense clouds of mosquitoes swarmed in a haze over...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 383–393.
Published: 01 April 2011
... glanced down at the three gold crowns, my father’s gold crowns, that I’d carried in my purse, all the way from Seattle. Hours after I’d arrived in New York, in between arranging to see friends and my cousin Steve — the only near relative I had who was still alive — I studied the listings...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Megan Weiler Copyright © 2021 Megan Weiler 2021 The next day, Sunday, their father brought a book down from his room. It was a book of photographs of snow crystals taken by a man named W. A. Bentley. Born on a Vermont dairy farm in 1865, Bentley at the age of fifteen was given a microscope...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 224–228.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Gábor Németh poetry and fiction FROM JEWISH ARE YOU? Gábor Németh Translated by Tim Wilkinson I went out to Margaret Island with my father’s father. Superb sandals he wore, but what kind of sandals would you expect...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 273–287.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Translated by Ann Jefferson A far-off place, a fable, and a few adjustments In an apartment on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, between three old factories, a father and a son sit embracing. The hand belonging to the father pats the son on the back to reassure him, and in return the son pats his...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2003
... to the war: the air-raid war- den’s helmet my father wore; the little American flag I was given to carry up and down the street outside my house, reciting, along with other neighborhood chil- dren, “The war is over, the war is over”; a ration card my...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 68–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Alick Isaacs © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 PSEUDEPIGRAPHON SHLOMZION Alick Isaacs I.1 The joke in our family was that Salome was an Alsatian. My father used to find my repeated remonstrations that “she was nothing...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 270–277.
Published: 01 April 2008
...William M. Chace Symposium: Devalued Currency, Part 2 ON THE MARGIN Irving Howe Reconsidered William M. Chace When, shortly before his death in 1993, Irving Howe looked back on the achieve- ment of his World of Our Fathers...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2020
... known him, by then, for some fteen years. He and my C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 2 mother met in Berkeley at the end of World War II. She and I had come there from Seattle to prepare the way for my father, who was awaiting his discharge papers while stationed at the army hospital in San Antonio. Like...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Endre Kukorelly 2003 Endre Kukorelly 2006 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION FAIRY MOUND Endre Kukorelly Translated by Tim Wilkinson We buried my father in the middle of September 1977. The sunlight was falling from...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 363–393.
Published: 01 August 2003
... in the next two stanzas, is as urgent as it is irresistible in its promise.1 My father, Maximilian Mintz, who was given to dramatic recitations of “Kennst du das Land,” explained to us children that Mignon’s Song was the touchstone of poetry, that here Genius with a capital...