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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 137–145.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Wisława Szymborska; Ryszard Krynicki; Bronislaw Maj; Adam Zagajewski Duke University Press 2010 not for sale Translated by Clare Cavanagh FICTION and poetry RECENT POLISH POEMS Wisława Szymborska, Ryszard Krynicki...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 354–367.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Alissa Valles Abstract Under the sign of Libitina, the Roman goddess of burials and funerals invoked in Horace's Ode 3.30, this essay provides a celebratory introduction to the work of the Polish Jewish poet Zuzanna Ginczanka (1917–44), situating her within the cultural history of commemoration...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 177–197.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the Polish “Generation of `68” how best to undo oppression and why they should do so. Emphasis falls on the difficulty, unpredictability, and unclassifiable features of Kołakowski's writings—features that, paradoxically, did not stand in the way of his becoming not only the “prince of philosophers,” but also...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 557–568.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Robin Davidson This essay examines the work of Ewa Lipska, who, since the publication of her first book in 1967, has been among the most acclaimed of recent Polish poets but less well known in the West than Czesław Miłosz, Wisława Szymborska, or Adam Zagajewski. She is a philosophical poet, making...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 149–169.
Published: 01 January 2007
...” in in Czechoslovakia, by a series of decrees issued by President Edvard Beneš. The wascess thensanctionedat by agreementsthe Potsdam Allies and,betweenthe zonesand the German of occupation as Czech and Polish as possible. pro This endeavored administrations landsbordering tothe Polishmake Austria civilian...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 175–184.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Copyright 2005 by Duke University Press 175 are by Clare Cavanagh. 1 . All translations from Polish, unless otherwise noted, noted, otherwise unless Polish, from translations All...
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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 (2009) 15 (3): 319–323.
Published: 01 August 2009
... for. In 1981, I defined my ideal of a “Solidarity Poland” in these terms: 1.  Adam Michnik, “Praying for Rain,” wyborcza.pl/ 2.  PiS is the Law and Justice Party, Samoobrony the Self- 1,82049,4351018.html?as=1&ias=2&startsz=x (accessed Defense Party, and LPR the League of Polish Families. February 12...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 82–92.
Published: 01 January 2004
... of “imag- inative geography” because it was for over one hundred years a fact of no other kind.11 Despite this Polish credential, only one European country, Ireland, has generated a sizable literature in critical theory on its troubled colonial past and semipostcolonial present. Ireland is, as Seamus...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 173–176.
Published: 01 January 2010
... - - - , , in Polish, including most recently recently most including Polish, in poetry of volumes seven published has He University. Jagiellonian the at literature Polish Maj Bronislaw England. Shakespeare’s in supernatural the of staging the on is work current author of JesseLander M...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 508–519.
Published: 01 August 2003
... humanity—realism about how much humans may do to humanize themselves—I chose my title in Lithuania in July 1995. I was relaxing after a wonderful alfresco meal, prepared by my Polish trav- eling companions and guides in our railway compartment. But train journeys...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Conrad is suggested by the sheer complexity of his life, his mind, and his artistic imagination. “Homo duplex has in my case more than one meaning,” he wrote to a Polish friend. Relating this quality of Conrad's ethos to his fictional work as well as to his essays and letters, I am forcibly struck...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 328–338.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... Elfriede Blume had already been old when my brother and I were small, living in southern Germany. She was like a grandmother to us, yet we always called her Frau Blume, addressing her in the polite form. She had recently moved up here to live with her Polish nephew Jurek. Frau Blume had no children of her...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., . COMMON KNOWLEDGE 8 space that had dominated German and Polish historiography in the past” ( past” the in Polishhistoriography and German dominated had that space national interpretations hitherto so typical of the defi of historiography...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 185–197.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Aleksander Wat, the great Polish poet, was quick quick was Wat,Polishpoet, great the Aleksander ( 6 mine. are noted, otherwise (Paris: Libella, 5 4...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... there was any such concept as Christianity, or even religion denied, like the early followers of Jesus, that Jew and Jesus- believer were mutually exclusive terms. Elijah Zvi Soloveitchik has largely been forgotten, though his commentary on the Gospels had appeared in French, German, and Polish...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 188–191.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of Antiquaries and of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences, he is the author of Gothic Architecture in the Reign of Kasimir the Great: Church Architecture in Lesser Poland, 1320 – 1370, as well as coauthor of Medieval Art and Its Intellectual Context and Medieval Architecture...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 April 2017
....  COMMON KNOWLEDGE 226 Bart Bachman, “Diminishing Solidarity: Polish Atti Polish Solidarity: “Diminishing Bachman, Bart Online Journal...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
... as a highly polished, stylistically forward- stylistically polished, ahighly as regarded long been has Gossart newbook. produced beautifully Bass’s and lively...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 532–533.
Published: 01 September 2017
... as a highly polished, stylistically forward- stylistically polished, ahighly as regarded long been has Gossart newbook. produced beautifully Bass’s and lively...