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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 232–253.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., a transcultural fantasy that takes two forms. First, the unconditional hospitality Abu Taleb experiences among his Irish and Anglo-Irish hosts leads him to imagine a linguistic-ethnic kinship between ancient Celts and Persians, recalled in the similarities he sees between a subimperial capital, Dublin...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 218–233.
Published: 01 April 2018
... but of an indifference to it and supports his argument by demonstrating—based on his study of 2,600 Muslim votive messages left at the Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Istanbul—that the logic of exopraxis depends not on hospitality, affection, syncretism, or tolerance, but on a capacity to benefit from difference...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 39–64.
Published: 01 January 2020
.... They integrate tacit assumptions of a modern nationalist posture that produces fixed identities and categorizations. Instead of this compromised pair of terms, Albera offers philoxenia , with its distinct genealogy, as it delimits a reciprocal commitment to hospitality, which is pragmatic and relatively...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Caroline Walker Bynum In this guest column, the medieval historian Caroline Walker Bynum uses her recent experiences as a hospital volunteer advocate for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence in New York City to meditate on the progressive politics of her younger days in the 1960s, on her...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 150–171.
Published: 01 January 2014
... installation in public spaces as infrastructural with significant methodological implications. Their incorporation into the cityscape has demanded of participants an inventive deployment of techniques and tactics drawn from archival practices and practices of hospitality, as well as the development...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 January 2003
... Genocide: From Euthana- sia to the Final Solution: The Bavarian state hospital at Kaufbeuren best illustrates the matter-of- fact brutality that pervaded the institutions implementing “wild” euthanasia. Headed...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 241–253.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... L’hôte is phonetically close to l’autre (the other), ety- mologically linked to otage (hostage), and reminiscent of (though not etymolog- ically related to) the Latin hostis (enemy). Since, despite Daru’s hospitality, the Arab is strictly speaking...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 245–246.
Published: 01 May 2023
... for a while. A Russian helicopter lifted her to hospital. Her wounds were treated, but the hospital seemed more brutal than the bear. She was strapped to the bed, unable to move her arms or legs. She wheezed through a tracheostomy tube. A malevolent nurse rammed food agonizingly into her with a syringe...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 374–379.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and a transit station for politicals being sentofthe points incarceration eastmain oneof the from Prison, Moscow.Central Vladimir the from square the across hospital, city the of archive the in job a got she Vladimir, In outside the radius with respect to Moscow, just was city...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 111–116.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of between cutting hospital Z (in the Netherlands, in (contains, is contained by) knowing. her name again But the knowledge does not imply equals that cutting surgical (what was nurse new the of name aboutthe knowledge scheduled; is operation gloves were bought, but they tore); knowledge about...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 8) in St. Elizabeths Hospital, the genius was a “crumb of folly” that had had that of folly” a“crumb was genius the Hospital, Elizabeths St. 8...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 8) in St. Elizabeths Hospital, the genius was a “crumb of folly” that had had that of folly” a“crumb was genius the Hospital, Elizabeths St. 8...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 444–447.
Published: 01 September 2022
... in his 1965 story “Lida.” The autobiographical narrator Krist, first arrested at age nineteen and now a paramedic, manages to free a female prisoner, Lida, from the clutches of her camp boss by accepting her into the hospital. She gets work there as a copying clerk. As his own release time approaches...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 323–343.
Published: 01 April 2006
... an outstanding student at was a master therest all clockmaker; were painters. Johan Moritzhis confirmed environment more hospitable to its Protestant faith. The firstGerman Rugendas in Catalonia from grated for his battle scenes. The Rugendas family (although Flemish in origin) had emi genreknown...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 383–393.
Published: 01 April 2011
... uprightin sat father wheremy hospital the toAvenue. close Wadsworth Itwas rent- his in Yorkstayed New and death. his after discovered I which check, bank rentand receipt every everything, kept Hehad buttons. heldextra ten years earlier. My father had kept envelope,them...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2003
... much involved with religion. Ambassadors were regarded as messengers and guests (xenoi, hospites) and all such persons were under the pro- tection of the highest of the gods, the Greek Zeus and Roman Jupiter. To mis- 2. In writing this essay, I have...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 500–514.
Published: 01 August 2021
..., fevers. On the brink of being deserted by his soul, his body begins to fail. He is taken from hospital to hospital, from room to room, from bed to bed. Occasionally he loses his clarity of mind. The way I imagine it, he has the idea for the novel with which he intends to bid farewell to life complete...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 252–260.
Published: 01 April 2006
..., Simone Weil wrote from England to her parents in New York what turned out to be the last letter they would ever receive from her. She had not told them that she had been hospitalized since April with tuberculosis, refusing almost all nourishment. Near death, she...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 251–260.
Published: 01 April 2020
... be regarded as irenic in tendency regarded, in other words, as forms of admiration or affection (or perhaps envy) and of hospitality (or perhaps tol- erance).7 My argument in these discussions has been that exopraxis should be thought of, instead, as devotional poaching, made possible by indifference...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 175.
Published: 01 January 2018
... between gap adisconcerting is there While Hospital. of Bedlam doi 10.1215/0961754X-4254204 — happyending. the help in rejoicing cannot her nurse, and reader,about Anna the comecare to whoresolution, has however and implausibleforce, the enormous with builds tension the theless, None...