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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 168.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Robert B. Pippin William Righter, American Memory in Henry James: Void and Value , ed. Rosemary Righter (Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, 2004), 220 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Colin Richmond CK 9.1-03 Richmond 10/31/02 10:28 AM Page 29 IN MEMORY OF VIRTUE Colin Richmond Patrick Day was a professional philosopher (ex–Shrewsbury School; ex–Magdalen College, Oxford). I used to meet him...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 501.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Henry Kamen Treglown Jeremy , Franco's Crypt: Spanish Culture and Memory since 1936 . ( New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux , 2013 ), 336 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 and exported all overYouth(notably, all Bólivar Orchestra). Simon the exported and spawned...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 528.
Published: 01 September 2015
...David Konstan Dasen Véronique and Späth Thomas , eds., Children, Memory, and Family Identity in Roman Culture . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2010 ), 373 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 542.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Stephen Mulhall Cavell Stanley , Little Did I Know: Excerpts From Memory ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2010 ), 584 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Amir Alexander, Duel...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 427–432.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Joseph Frank In this memorial essay on Sir Frank Kermode (1919–2010), the author focuses on his own exchange of views with Kermode during the 1970s. In Kermode's book The Sense of an Ending (1966), he had criticized Frank's essay “Spatial Form in Modern Literature” (1945) as part of a larger...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 433–440.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Luc Brisson; Michael Chase This memorial essay on the French historian of philosophy Pierre Hadot (1922–2010) explores his life and work. Starting out from an ecclesiastical background and education, Hadot's interest in mysticism led him to study the late Greek Neoplatonists Plotinus and Porphyry...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 239–241.
Published: 01 May 2023
...James H. Johnson jhj@bu.edu Mark Everist , Genealogies of Music and Memory: Gluck in the Nineteenth-Century Parisian Imagination ( New York : Oxford University Press , 2021 ), 210 pp. Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 The music of Christoph Willibald von...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 516.
Published: 01 September 2016
...William M. Chace Gibbons Luke , Joyce's Ghosts: Ireland, Modernism, and Memory . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 286 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Published: 01 May 2021
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Belle Randall In memory of Stanley Cavell, a family friend of more than a half-century’s standing writes about his years in Berkeley (1944 to 1964), when he was deciding between music and philosophy as his field and then, eventually, joined the philosophy faculty as a lecturer. This guest column...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 155–162.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., or are there a great many, all of them variations on a single theoretical insight, which anthropologists have made up in secret and carefully keep as a secret from themselves ? (Why not? the author asks, adding that such is exactly how the modern state operates.) Is it possible, he further asks, for a memory to have...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 163–170.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Figure 2. Confederate Civil War Memorial in Stone Mountain Park, Stone Mountain, GA, depicting Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, and Stonewall Jackson. Photographer: Jim Bowen. Title: “Stone Mountain Carving.” ...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham This memorial tribute reflects on the personal and intellectual qualities of Elizabeth Fox-Genovese (1941–2007), who was the author's teacher. Higginbotham says that her first impressions of Fox-Genovese, formed in a graduate seminar in European history at the University...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 177–197.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Adam Michnik This memorial to Leszek Kołakowski by perhaps his most famous student—a cofounder of the Solidarity movement—treats Kołakowski's life story only in passing. Not a conventional eulogy, the essay runs extensively through several of the arguments Kołakowski made over the years that taught...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 16–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Elizabeth Fox-Genovese This text of Elizabeth Fox-Genovese's is published posthumously in the context of pieces dedicated to her memory. It is unclear whether she intended it for eventual publication or whether she had intended it as a lecture; nor is there decisive evidence for a date...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Orville Schell This essay, written in memory of the Chinese astrophysicist and dissident Fang Lizhi, reexamines the period in Fang's life when he was vice president of the University of Science and Technology of China and, because of his activities as an educational and political reformer, came...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Michael D. Jackson This memoiristic essay is a contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium titled “Fuzzy Studies: On the consequence of blur.” While probing his personal memories and making a case for devaluing our intellectual constructs, the author, an anthropologist, examines paintings...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2009
... “hip quietism” and the “minimalist” philosophical version developed by Wittgenstein and some of his successors, notably Richard Rorty. This introduction concludes with attention to Rorty's late essay “Naturalism and Quietism,” then with a dedication of the entire symposium to Rorty's memory. © 2008...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 483.
Published: 01 August 2018
... literary culture, and their memory of Levet is one of very few on record. Levet’s poetry appeared in a book, Cartes Postales , that Larbaud and Fargue assembled; first appearing in 1921, the book was republished by Gallimard in 1942 and has never since been out of print. This translation is the first...