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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 531.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susan Stephens Swetnam-Burland Molly , Egypt in Italy: Visions of Egypt in Roman Imperial Culture . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 April 2004
.... Vattimo’s career began with a quest to twist modernity into something livable, and I suspect that that quest is continu- ous with his recent attempt to overcome secularity. —John Q. Stilwell Gigliola Fragnito, ed., Church, Censorship, and Culture in Early Modern Italy (Cambridge: Cambridge...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 111.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the and ninth the between Italy northern whatwhomto in teaching was Witt’s (Cambridge: CambridgeUniversity Press, 2012),616pp. of RenaissanceHumanisminMedieval Italy Ronald G.Witt,TheTwo LatinCultures andtheFoundation doi   utterances know, on it operates translators all as practice...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 530.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Yaakov Mascetti Hacker Joseph R. and Shear Adam , eds., The Hebrew Book in Early Modern Italy . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2011 ), 336 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Ingrid D. Rowland Safran Linda , The Medieval Salento: Art and Identity in Southern Italy . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2014 ), 480 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Linda Safran Art historians have long viewed southern Italy, especially the Salento region in Apulia, as a Byzantine artistic province even centuries after Byzantine rule ended there in c. 1070. The Orthodox monastery of Santa Maria di Cerrate, near Lecce, is widely considered to possess some...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 136.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Rebecca Bushnell Bosher Kathryn , ed., Theater Outside Athens: Drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 486 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Carlo Ginzburg The author describes his research experience in the 1960s, as an apprentice historian, in the Warburg Library. His work on witchcraft trials in early modern Italy, he argues, was deeply affected by the Library's unique character. Aby Warburg's law of the “good neighbour” (the book we...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 105–123.
Published: 01 January 2008
..., and Mendelssohn). Many of the “other” composers came from Italy, France, or Britain and became famous for opera selections and songs, some termed “popular,” and a substantial number of their pieces were performed throughout the nineteenth century. The present-day narrative of music history has canonic blind spots...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 149–159.
Published: 01 January 2012
... process for many of the Warburg scholars. The popular belief in the cultural ties between England and Italy fed into the positive reception for the exhibition and into acceptance of the work of the Warburg Institute. The exhibition was published in a large format catalog in 1948, further adding...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 285–291.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Carlo Ginzburg; Jeffrey M. Perl The author describes his research experience in the 1960s as an apprentice historian in the Warburg Library. His work on witchcraft trials in early modern Italy, he argues, was deeply affected by the library’s unique character. Aby Warburg’s law of the “good neighbor...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 April 2012
... in France, Carlo Ginzburg in Italy, and Robert Darnton in the United States. In short, there has been a gradual move from more or less unself-conscious imprecision to self-conscious antiprecision. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Symposium: Fuzzy Studies...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 83–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Frederick S. Paxton A contribution to a set of case studies, titled “In the Humanities Classroom,” this essay describes a course on the deep history of Italy developed for a “semester abroad” program in Perugia during the spring of 2016. It describes, in particular, two class meetings in the middle...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the and ninth the between Italy northern whatwhomto in teaching was Witt’s (Cambridge: CambridgeUniversity Press, 2012),616pp. of RenaissanceHumanisminMedieval Italy Ronald G.Witt,TheTwo LatinCultures andtheFoundation doi   utterances know, on it operates translators all as practice...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 39–64.
Published: 01 January 2020
... that, in the eighteenth century, spread in seg- ments of high society in Germany, Belgium, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, and Russia. France and Great Britain themselves were also involved: despite con- icts that repeatedly set the two in opposition politically and culturally, some in each country developed a keen...
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Common Knowledge (2024) 30 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 2024
... , Konrad Adenauer Professor of Comparative European History at Tel Aviv University, is the author of Savonarola's Women: Visions and Reform in Renaissance Italy ; “Christ Transformed into a Virgin Woman”: Lucia Brocadelli, Heinrich Institoris, and the Defense of the Faith ; and A Convert's Tale: Art...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 363–393.
Published: 01 August 2003
... lover, repair —Goethe, Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre This column is adapted from chapter 2 of The Vienna ter Susi who had married an Italian citizen and lived in Paradox (New York: New Directions, in press). Chapter 1 Rome, he escaped, hiking across the Alps into Italy. The details the escape...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 198–213.
Published: 01 April 2004
.... B. lated and published in English in 1878 as The Civilization Alberti,” Akademie der Wissenschaft in Wien, Sitzungsberichte of the Renaissance in Italy. The latest reissue is the transla- no. 210 (1929): 2. tion by S. G. C. Middlemore, intro. Peter Gay (New York: Common Knowledge 10:2...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 528.
Published: 01 September 2015
... ai Konstan — David Italy Familyin Italy Roman in ( volumes published ously the previ of standard high the and meets Conference” “Roman Family fifth the from derives essays of fine collection This chapters. final stimulating the in examined are relations of incestuous...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 242–260.
Published: 01 May 2022
... with deliberative democracy, as it was taken up by the first European political party to defend the return of sortition to politics: the Fronte dell'Uomo Qualunque (Common Man's Front), established in 1945 by Guglielmo Giannini in Italy. This party was briefly the fifth most popular in Italy, accounting for more...