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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 82–92.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Clare Cavanagh Duke University Press 2004 POSTCOLONIAL POLAND Clare Cavanagh “The rage,” my author laments, that one feels on reading sixteenth-century memoir accounts whose authors, mostly priests, recount the atrocities...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 387.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Nina Pelikan Straus Cavanagh Clare , Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics: Russia, Poland, and the West ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2009 ), 344 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions: Scenes from...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Wanda Wyporska Ostling Michael , Between the Devil and the Host: Imagining Witchcraft in Early Modern Poland . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2011 ), 279 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 185–197.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Clare Cavanagh Duke University Press 2005 COLUMNS POETRY AND HISTORY Poland’s Acknowledged Legislators Clare Cavanagh I have felt that the problem of my time should be defi ned as Poetry and History...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 177–197.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the best known and even the most popular thinker in Poland of the half-century following World War II. Adam Michnik 2010 Translated by Jennifer Croft COLUMNS THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER In Strange Communion...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... on the Gospels in order to document and argue for the symmetry or symbiosis that he perceived between Judaism and Christianity. Oswald Rufeisen, from a twentieth-century secular Zionist background in Poland, converted to Catholicism during World War II, became a monk, and attempted to immigrate to Israel...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 354–367.
Published: 01 August 2021
... and consecration of the dead in Poland and the painful confrontation with the unburied dead of the Holocaust, of whom Ginczanka is one. Her best-known poem, a bitter parody of Juliusz Słowacki's “My Testament,” turns the Horatian notion of poetry as the most precious and enduring legacy on its head by construing...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 319–323.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Václav Havel, about to become editor in chief of Hospodárske Noviny, the lead- ing Czech business newspaper, put a set of questions to Adam Michnik, editor in chief of Gazeta wyborcza, a leading newspaper in Poland. The questions and replies were as follows. Havel: In a recent essay, “Praying...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 149–169.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., Czech the and Poland between tension for point focal a as emerged the fraternal atmosphere of Union bodies. Whatever the case, the year some arguments will be easier to pursue in the context of negotiation than within accession, as those within the EU (as well as those in its...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 516–525.
Published: 01 August 2002
... thing resembling it. Each of these events has had its own specific context in its own country. Likewise in my country, Poland, the debates among historians, 517 intellectuals, and politicians express specifically Polish concerns about Polish memory...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 175–184.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Democrats. National Poland of the Catholic geneous, homo- ethnically tothe opposed as faiths, many and nations ofmany tradition He washeir an to theGrand Duchy of Lithuania,that is, to thecommonwealth other. onthe Russia Stalin’s and onehand, onthe Reich, ofThird Hitler’s tongs...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 493–517.
Published: 01 August 2010
... - - - - - - - pied Poland, instances ofself- piedinstances Poland, occu from and Reich the from Escapes ingenuity. ofJewish examples as cution perse the survive and tomaneuver groups and of individuals efforts the framed...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 328–338.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the Frau Blume I knew and loved. I had never seen her so low. To try to cheer her up, I began to question her about the past, when she had been a nursemaid in Poland. She had worked for a Jewish family, and she said she remembered clearly the day, September 1, 1939, when Warsaw was attacked. They were all...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., in their culture and ethnic makeup, as the democratic, white, and Christian Republic of Poland. Meanwhile, Poland has refused, ostensibly on Christian grounds, to admit the small quota of seven thousand Muslim refugees that the European Union had asked it to accept. The Migration Policy Institute reports...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 119–129.
Published: 01 January 2004
...” in Interest 16 (summer 1989): 3–18. See also Fukuyama, The 8.3 (fall 2002): 516–25. Jacek Kuron´ published “Mani- End of History and the Last Man (New York: Free Press, festo: Phase Two of a Program for Poland,” Common...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 343–346.
Published: 01 September 2022
... (running across political borderlines in eastern Poland and western Ukraine) and, in a wider sense, East Central Europe are the poet's homelands. In that respect, he joins those long-lasting discussions on the meaning and purpose of East Central Europe initiated several decades ago (not least by György...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 2004
... the World Wars, in Eastern and Central Europe—in Russia, Bohemia, Hungary, and Poland— due to a set of intersecting cultural determinations and institutional factors.5 Before specifying those determinations and factors, I ought to recapitulate the contribution of Eastern and Central Europe to later...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): iv.
Published: 01 April 2005
... The Crisis of Empire and the Poetry and History: Problem of Slavery: Poland’s Acknowledged Legislators Portugal and Brazil, c. 1700–c. 1820 Clare Cavanagh Kirsten Schultz 185 264 Imperial...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 557–568.
Published: 01 August 2012
... the On empathy, ofintimacy). enabling purpose personal the orfor justice of enabling purpose (whether forthe meaning communicate to of language ability the in faith lost shehas one hand, the at On work. impulses past. overpore Poland’s poems its that totalitarian extent the atto...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 10–19.
Published: 01 January 2002
... relationship with the Jewish people. As the young archbishop of Kraców in Poland—he was only forty-five at the time—Karol Wojtyla signed the Declaration on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions (Nostra aetate) on October 28, 1965, which COMMON KNOWLEDGE...