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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 541–549.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Jorge Franco Translated by Thomas Christensen A nut was no longer a nut; it was what my grandfather had made of it. My grandfather made sculptures out of scrap, with nuts and screws, with bits of wire, hinges, rusted springs, or whatever his imagination considered useful for creating...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 171–177.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the and porch back the Between August. orearly late July whenitin ripened summer high signaled that corn white sweet the and tomatoes grew where grandfather my vegetablegarden alarge and agarage, become had that house acarriage abarn, was house the Behind rest. remember muchof...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 363–393.
Published: 01 August 2003
... in the prologue, was maternal grandfather, Richard Schüller, who had been a Gabriele; she became Marjorie only in 1944, when she prominent government official from the early 1900s to became a U.S. citizen and was allowed to make a legal 1938, stayed behind, hoping he might be exempt and name change...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
... grandfather’s, my tobe used which tip, at the ferrule metal affair, aswish stand, umbrella the homeback in stick There’s atokenwalking stick. tokenwalking atourist’s even bad. but not good Walking’s rucksack. sticks, hat, socks, britches, boots, appropriate it’sit showsonus...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 January 2023
... me to be a different being from the one I was before. Here my grandfathers and great-grandfathers were born. Here the ones who caused my grandfathers and great-grandfathers to flee had stopped. When we were still far off I noticed that someone was in the house. It was our men—Skorsky had brought...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 224–228.
Published: 01 April 2009
... fidgetThey in theirensues. atwhomoroselyall in say nothing ten roughly of company the in table, round big a of sides two on seats Wetake ten in big, scrawled letters. A dishwasher, I hope, a moonlighter, not the manager. grinder. says) that I have the same nail as my grandfather, though...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 170–180.
Published: 01 January 2004
... grandfather was jovial, welcoming, a generous fellow and an indif- ferent tiller of the soil; as for the child, I seem to remember my grandmother say- ing that he was an amusing lad. No doubt the two young men took a liking to each other, the cheerful victor of the hour...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 163–170.
Published: 01 May 2021
... from the southern aristocrat “Lighthorse Harry” Lee, Robert E.’s father. (It had been a long way down, that descent; my Alabama grandfather had to leave school at thirteen to support the family. My father was the first in a long line of Walkers to gain any advanced education.) Relationships...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 5–7.
Published: 01 January 2016
... dithered, the task of deciding what to do with him. Edward’s widow, the redoubtable Anne Neville, takes over as regent until their son is of age to ascend the throne in 1485. He is fifteen and reigns as Richard III, having been named for his grandfather. In 1485 he dispatches the so-­called...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 432–444.
Published: 01 August 2005
... the The two worlds of the British and the Indians swerved further apart after after apart further swerved Indians the and British worlds ofthe two The rst saw Khair un-Nissa at the home of her grandfather, a Muslim aMuslim home atof the her...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 527–540.
Published: 01 August 2003
...; it was distinguished. We were related, on our paternal grandfather’s side, to Mr. F. Talbot, devotee of the camera obscura, who stumbled—brilliantly stumbled, it must be added—upon the idea of pho- tography while sketching tufts of wild vetch upon the shores of Lake Como...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 506–517.
Published: 01 August 2013
... then grandfather, on the in zoom to camera the “He’s friend.” statement brings The my Jewish says, boy the “Who’s Joey?” Whereupon asks, Joey, grandfather friend the and uphis brings boy little the talking, are they As out onalake. grandson his with fishing It a grandfather involved...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 82–92.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... “How did they understand Livy my grandfather my great grandfather,” he asks: . . . Reading the history of the City they surrendered to the illusion that they are Romans or descendants of the Romans these sons...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 331–342.
Published: 01 September 2022
... grandfather made watering cans, buckets, and pots in his metal workshop with his assistants and apprentices, before turning to trade—the buying and selling of manufactured goods. Every morning he would go into his workshop and labor with his men until early evening. This craft and trade answered to all...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 571–581.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and the same. Grandfather, grandson, daisy, warrior, we are beasts of science Modernists Untranslated...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2016
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 323–343.
Published: 01 April 2006
... on the 29th of March 1802. His father, grandfather, and great-grandfather were all well- Common Knowledge 12:2 DOI 10.1215/0961754X-2005-019 This excerpt from...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 193–196.
Published: 01 January 2014
... is is - - - - - - - ; The Mara Crossing Mara The recently most lections, col poetry nine include herpublications conservation, and poetry, BBCmusic, on the for speaker aradio and ofLiterature Society Royal ofthe A fellow Darwin. Charles grandfather Ruth Padel...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 445–485.
Published: 01 August 2005
... marriages negotiated endof Bythe India. in business expensive an always, marriages—as granddaughters’ his ofarranging business the himself upon taken had old man the forthem, responsible tobe obligation nolegal under so and daughters, un-Nissa’s two of Sharaf grandfather maternal...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 548–549.
Published: 01 August 2002
...—as within a womb, house, or dream . . . the spider’s egg case’s shell’s a chain-link fence, within it a mother’s lap in the form of a chair, perfume bottles hanging on a chain, segments of marrow bone wired to the fence, brooches and medals, a grandfather’s...