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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 232–253.
Published: 01 April 2017
... xenophilia, the article argues, is politically motivated by Abu Taleb's strong, but mostly tacit, reservations about the English, his imperial patrons. He realigns the relationship between metropole and colony by casting Ireland as the bridgehead of a glorious Islamic-Persianate culture that spread westward...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 261–275.
Published: 01 April 2020
... with its patron saint—the Muslim pilgrims to Büyükada pray for help to Allah, not to St. George or Jesus—as they travel to be in a place of hope at a time of personal need. This article analyzes how the proliferation of these votive exopraxes indicates both the tenuousness of the distinction between...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 269–274.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the Mahabharata , while, in Doha, a royal patron commissioned him to paint a series relating Islamic and Christian civilization. The two series are shown, in this essay, to best exhibit Husain's view of “all distinctions” as “political, artificial.” © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 254–272.
Published: 01 April 2003
... an unprecedented authority within the Florentine republic. Cosimo de’ Medici (1389–1464) was Florence’s most influential statesman and personal patron, and therefore anything he did was in a sense political. There are numerous examples...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 April 2014
... gifts, musical putto his aside efforts about his it welearn from and survives, Atto to pertaining or another oneto patron letters of form the in of documentation amount enormous An Atto’s art. better stand...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 357.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Neil Kenny Boutcher Warren , The School of Montaigne in Early Modern Europe , 2 vols . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2017 ). Vol. 1 : The Patron-Author , 848 pp.; Vol. 2 : The Reader-Writer, 576 pp. Desan Philippe , Montaigne: A Life , trans. Rendall...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 184–185.
Published: 01 January 2020
... twentieth century and brought mainly to London and Paris. When the grottoes were completely abandoned in the fourteenth century after attract- ing Buddhist monks and patrons for a millennium, the Gobi Desert eroded and partly filled the man-made caves while the Daquan River regularly flooded them...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 185–186.
Published: 01 January 2020
...- called Library Cave in the eleventh century for reasons unknown, were pillaged or purchased in the early twentieth century and brought mainly to London and Paris. When the grottoes were completely abandoned in the fourteenth century after attract- ing Buddhist monks and patrons for a millennium, the Gobi...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 365–366.
Published: 01 April 2014
... the in position weaker forafar settle to had Atto disgrace, in aperiod and latter’s death the But after Mazarin. Cardinal patron, Italian an by supported first French court, the in position heofde’soughtFlorence, adifferent Medici Mattias of Prince servant amusical as life...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 198–213.
Published: 01 April 2004
... court, and it was to con- Sigis- patron his to memorial a be to was church the death: over but military not here triumph the arch, triumphal Roman ancient the of example imposing an old Gothic church, San Francesco at Rimini, for which Alberti drew upon the the facade. His first articulate...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Michel trans. , —  mirrors the patron, then, of speculation, “a speculation, of then, patron...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 174–179.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... The primal of empathy lay not, for of recognition a and ofrecreation milieu other, intricate the an ontostructure; out of the raw material of tradition. The one was a simple projection of emotion made art of patrons that choices moral the with or antique, the of afterlife...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 306–310.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., and arts the in judgethat, Somemight Greek. themselves not always patrons, new forwealthy individually, advances, dramatic made artists and ers think- Greek Meanwhile, Greece. than ofPersia rather example but onthe kind ofthis units into developed East the and of Egypt kingdoms...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Kafka, Aesop, William Faulkner, pensiveness, and Goethe (Blumenberg's patron saint). A lesser-known 1964 piece on Paul Valéry's objet ambigu , included among a group of texts on “Nature, Technology, and Aesthetics,” grabbed me with the same force that arrested me, now forty years ago, browsing through...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 August 2012
... region’s rulers, Norman 1096before monastery Orthodox an as founded was somelocated 15 Cerrate, di Maria Santa of church monastery nearby at the look instead wewill undocumented, entirely are users and patrons whose at Otranto, Pietro San to ofreturning Instead Santa...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 252–272.
Published: 01 April 2004
... not the patron ofbutchersyetalsonotunsuitableforCarthusians,whoserolewas of the Nave Game, as it was known, Abbot Islip built a wooden gallery at the west geous of their activities on the eve of the Reformation. To have a grandstand view were...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 April 2014
... gifts, musical putto his aside efforts about his it welearn from and survives, Atto to pertaining or another oneto patron letters of form the in of documentation amount enormous An Atto’s art. better stand...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 164–170.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., and churches in compliance with the wishes of his patrons, on no occasion showing any sign of the artist’s syndrome. We know nothing of his ill humors, or of his stormy or euphoric moments. His life appears like that of a lawyer who, as his curriculum vitae, can...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 April 2017
...- to unknown horror. resources have Butmet with actors initially was theaters the in decadence endto soldiers bourgeois ofuncouth demand the sales; forbad ticket was spectacle) (a competing streets the in Revolution patrons. theater wereSo the conservative. overall, thus...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 532–533.
Published: 01 September 2017
... past distant ofthe impressions life” “from Colosseum ofthe drawings including antiquities, ofRoman sketches remarkable several produced Rome,Gossart In Good. the Philip ofson Duke illegitimate powerful the ofBurgundy, Philip patron his of company the Maubeuge),forRome...