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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 497.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2015
...John Boardman Giuliani Luca , Image and Myth: A History of Pictorial Narration in Greek Art . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2013 ), 335 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 nrd . Rowland D.  —Ingrid formore. appetite color dozen whetplates The the all. them...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2002) 8 (2): 417.
Published: 01 April 2002
...- sical not even seem to some “unnatural,” and to conceal emotional depths that the modern world still generally keeps under comparably respectable wraps? —John Boardman Alain Besançon, The Forbidden Image: An Intellectual History of Iconoclasm, trans. Jane Marie Todd (Chicago...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2008
...John Q. Stilwell Paul Raffield, Images and Cultures of Law in Early Modern England: Justice and Political Power, 1558 – 1600 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), 304 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg, An Ottoman Tragedy: History and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 493–517.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Dalia Ofer A contribution to the sixth installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Apology for Quietism,” this article reflects on the challenges that understanding the Holocaust posed for Jews in Palestine and has posed for them in Israel. Ofer concentrates on the images of victims, fighters...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 256–279.
Published: 01 April 2018
... (in particular, Gustav Weil and Ignác Goldziher) embraced and refined this image of the Muslim prophet as a model for Jewish reform. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 xenophilia Islamophilia Jewish reform movement Gustav Weil Ignác Goldziher Abraham Geiger Heinrich Graetz ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 397–404.
Published: 01 August 2018
... such courses involve both gains and losses. Learning to lecture in front of a blank screen in an airless studio is not easy but has its own rewards if a professional media staff amasses and edits images and sounds. Teaching assistants also have to develop new techniques for involving students in...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 276–284.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Anonymous Envoi This essay explores the possibilities of quietism in our time. It begins by examining briefly versions of quietism, Eastern and Western, then turns to particular works of Rilke, Kafka, and Beckett to review exigent images of quietism, variously relevant to the modern condition...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 110–127.
Published: 01 January 2010
... mainstream rationalism withdrew from the public sphere, using the image of the Egyptian god Harpocrates, who puts his index finger to his lips—a symbol for maintaining silence. In a sense one can thus label this kind of quietism as “harpocratism.” The essay examines the imagery and contextualizes it in three...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 43–68.
Published: 01 January 2016
... among indigenous actors. Although these processes are mostly absent from colonial or later sources, they should not remain foreign to ethnology, as the three empirical cases analyzed in this essay show. Methodologically, the essay asks why the regulatory image of Rousseau's small community, meeting face...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 419–432.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., wool , and fudge ), he reserves the word blur for the kind that results from de-differentiating objects or qualities or states of affairs whose differences have been overstated. To refine what blur is and is not, he compares kinds of unclarity found in images by Giotto, Rubens, Hokusai, Kunitora, Manet...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 411–423.
Published: 01 August 2013
... phenomenology-inflected writings on blur by T. J. Clark, Yve-Alain Bois and Rosalind Kraus, J.-P. Sartre, and Georges Bataille, but not in the work of the phenomenologist (and sinologist) François Jullien, whose book The Great Image Has No Form analyzes the role of blur in classical Chinese art theory and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 424–445.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Tim Beasley-Murray This article discusses implicit conceptions of reticence in the early philosophical writings of Mikhail Bakhtin. Contrary to the image of Bakhtin as a thinker of dialogue, polyphony, and voice, it finds a strand in Bakhtin's thought that suggests that there might be good reasons...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 28–45.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jan Zwicky In this essay, part of a cluster of pieces on her concept of “lyric philosophy,” the author explores connections between imagination, understood as the capacity to think in images, and what Wittgenstein called “seeing-as.” In seeing-as, we focus on what Wittgenstein identifies as inner...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Christopher S. Wood “ Dromenon ” was and is the rubric governing the fourth and final floor of Aby Warburg's Library. The word means “the thing done,” “the action,” and in the context of the Greek Mysteries referred to rites, as opposed to words and images. In the Warburg Library in London...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 178–180.
Published: 01 May 2016
... single act. Publishing, it is suggested, resembles leave-taking: it is a way of saying good-bye to who you are. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 publish perish self-image COLUMNS PUBLISH AND PERISH Djaimilia Pereira de Almeida The state of mind of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 333.
Published: 01 April 2015
... it notand is clear space, and time across art and attitudes in differences to paid is attention scant chapters, final the Until devoid of images. almost is book the and but iconicity, legibility, texts, monumental metaphysics, Sufi visions, dreams, beauty, wonder...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 257–264.
Published: 01 April 2014
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 188–191.
Published: 01 January 2012
...: Dissemblance and Figuration, Invention of Hysteria: Charcot and the Photographic Iconography of the Salpêtrière, Confronting Images: Questioning the Ends of a Certain History of Art, Images in Spite of All: Four Photographs from Auschwitz, Atlas: How to Carry the World on...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 505.
Published: 01 August 2014
... dimensional images, as they are are they as images, ­dimensional...