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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Fleur Jaeggy Fleur Jaeggy 2005 not for sale Translated by Ann Goldstein F I C TIO N THE LAST OF HIS LINE Fleur Jaeggy Translated by Ann Goldstein Silent and morose the servants sat in the kitchen. The fi rstborn son of...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 518–529.
Published: 01 August 2013
... FRIZZLY STUDIES Negotiating the Invisible Lines of Race Daniel J. Sharfstein In 1927 a Radcliffe graduate student named Caroline Bond Day began researching her anthropology master’s thesis on mixed-­race families in the United States. The...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
... persuaded by the popular and largely unexamined goal of efficiency; and second, that the Library indeed requires its own space but that that space must now be reconceived. In line with Aby Warburg's belief that the past should engage the present by expanding and refreshing it, the Warburg Institute...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 269–282.
Published: 01 April 2011
... form of strict counterpoint that at once evokes the notion of “machine music”—the leading line seems automatically to generate the following line—and produces relatively few textual variants that concern pitch. Variants in the realm of performing indications, though, occur frequently. Chopin worked...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 146–150.
Published: 01 January 2011
... other words, do we draw the line, procedurally, between “us” and “them”? Candea argues that keeping this problematic and perhaps irresolvable question in view is the specific role of an “endo-anthropology” (the impossible figure of an “anthropology at home”), which is the necessary counterpart of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 356–362.
Published: 01 April 2011
... dividing line between solvency and insolvency, it turns out, is not consumption but reproduction: the most certain route to financial disaster is having a child. Duke University Press 2011 Reviews A Matter of Some Interest Payback and the Sterility of Capital...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 217–223.
Published: 01 April 2013
... certainty. A line of descent is drawn from the speaker of Descartes's Meditations on First Philosophy to Dostoevsky's underground man, and the latter is shown to differ from the former mainly in that the underground man sympathizes consciously with Descartes's bête noire , the “evil deceiver” (Descartes's...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 197–203.
Published: 01 April 2014
... that history, like poetry, could be a means of addressing in a nontheoretical way what appear to be theoretical issues — and the present essay argues that attention to the line between fiction or poetry and philosophy is of trivial consequence compared with attention to that between fiction and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 457–473.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Glenn Alexander Magee A contribution to the sixth installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Apology for Quietism,” this article argues that a strong strain of quietism runs through German intellectual history, from medieval mystics such as Eckhart to the main line of modern philosophers...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2004) 10 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 April 2004
... the curve of grass- like green lines which come from Fra Angelico. Man in maroon turtleneck recalling the French took Lebanon and Syria after fall of the Ottoman Empire, the English sticking the Scotsman’s head on spike. Parallel lines of small swells moving in across the horizontal grey...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2003) 9 (1): 100–118.
Published: 01 January 2003
... episodes as displaying story lines, as if they were the living out of narrative 2. Richard T. La Pierre and Paul R. Farnsworth, Social Psy- chology (New York: McGraw Hill, 1949). CK 9.1-08 Harré/Slocum 10/31/02 10:35 AM Page 102 conventions.3...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2016) 22 (3): 500.
Published: 01 September 2016
... play with other inaugurations from Genesis and Hesiod. Yijing begins not with a word but a line. One unbroken line repeated six times: . This sign has a name: 乾, which Jullien translates as “initiatory capac- ity.”monosyllables, The first line all equal,of the...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2004) 10 (3): 565–566.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Belle Randall Duke University Press 2004 not for sale FICTION AND POETRY POSTSCRIPT Belle Randall Dear Reader Riffling backwards through these pages seeking an arresting image, a memorable line, I feel you...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): iv.
Published: 01 January 2005
... 126 FICTION Can Subjectivity Be Salvaged? The Last of His Line Marianna Papastephanou Fleur Jaeggy 136 Translated by Ann Goldstein 122 Truthfulness...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 135–136.
Published: 01 January 2016
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 351–355.
Published: 01 April 2015
... space is a palimpsest of ghostly pencil lines. That “there will be time . . . for a hundred visions and revisions, before the taking of a toast” is cause for great rejoicing. This poet rolls, squeezes, and pummels the language until it’s putty in her hands — at which point it becomes totally...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2016) 22 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 318.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., : turning back to the beginning of the line whenyou line ofthe beginning the to back : turning...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 August 2003
... European art. This debate may have begun with a few artists dis- cussing the relationship between line and color, but it eventually took on an almost mythological significance, suggesting a sort of geopolitics of artistic evo- lution. By the time that Vasari was writing his...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2004) 10 (3): 377–425.
Published: 01 August 2004
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