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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 148.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Vernon Shetley Lerner Ben , Leaving the Atocha Station . ( Minneapolis : Coffee House Press , 2011 ), 181 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity (Oxford: Oxford University...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 355–357.
Published: 01 April 2017
...H. R. Woudhuysen booksellers, bookbinders, importers of books and of paper, and printers. They They ofpaper, and printers. and of books importers bookbinders, booksellers, 1557.”4 May stationers, as aliving peoplewere The women menand making 1501 1 January Londonbetween...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., and emergent back-and-forth between a multiplicity of actors, variously human and nonhuman. The author's concern in this new essay is with apparently stable and dependable technologies, such as cars, computers, and power stations, which he conceptualizes here as “islands of stability” in the flux of becoming...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 356–366.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Diego Marani © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION THE MAN WHO MISSED TRAINS Diego Marani Translated by Judith Landry At the time I was working as a server in the Ferrara station bar. I served...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 566–570.
Published: 01 August 2010
... station. at your stops and in pulls time iron till wait elevation, blowat this hard winds Wait, the Jee, though station? last atthe wait long outthe wait to How else things. awful many loveto my compare could I station. small a at halt a brief are Definitions definitions...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 169–175.
Published: 01 January 2003
... began to chew up leagues of snow-covered spaces. My destination was western Siberia. Every station we passed was like throwing off ballast, leaving behind the jurisdiction of the militsia of the capital to fly fearlessly through the sleepy...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2007
... outbeings” pour of silent the bush backanddraw then “as forest ifthe had that began to howl.” When the river boat arrives at the Inner Station, “naked human bush moment,“the hair-lifting onerolling.” At eyes of swaying, bodies of ing, stamp feet of clapping, hands of mass a limbs, black...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 January 2003
...-camp prisoners, were gassed there between 1940 and 1943. I remember when Claude left for Saxony. He departed from Bournemouth, and my parents and I accompanied him to the railway station to wave him goodbye. We were on holiday at Boscombe, and Claude had...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 149–160.
Published: 01 January 2018
... nothing it, is this If on whatdepends we believe. tomorrow. How tonight muchwager we each at all matter will brew station ongas dollars two saving that agamble coffee, complimentary with my mug fill legs, my I’m here stretch to only miracle? the hot from and sweaty still floor...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 283–305.
Published: 01 April 2005
... a felt like hestill post his into ayear that fact the atreat; such station a convict to avisit made that routine absent—the the and ordinary tothe attention ing pay- by itonly is and aboutunusual, whatwas wrote diarists, most like Denison, people”( the and country...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 234–236.
Published: 01 May 2023
... commentary, indicated by changes in the type, takes a few steps back to consider the sociological implications of the song in the context of its time. For instance, from the second half of the commentary on “Blue Suede Shoes”: “Shoes reveal character, station, and personality.” But Dylan does not use...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 427–438.
Published: 01 August 2002
... University Press 427 CK 8.3-01 Katz 7/14/02 3:07 PM Page 428 course, already too late. When I arrived at Union Station (having taken the 428 Metro against...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 472–477.
Published: 01 August 2008
... his vice squad ID card ID squad vice his Passersby, skin. neighbors, relatives totried all intervene.The aggressor flashed the into bite to designed handcuffs of pair a on clapped he resisted she When station. the to along come she demanded her, jostled her, accosted guy...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 287.
Published: 01 May 2022
... first reading Gerhom Scholem on the Frankists, in his Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism , in the carriage of a train waiting to depart from New Street Station, Birmingham, sometime in the mid-1980s. It was a moment of revelation; reading Tokarczuk has been too. A major literary achievement...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 153.
Published: 01 January 2022
... will be happy to have Klemperer's glosses on films both famous and forgotten. Almost everyone knows The Blue Angel , but not The Three from the Filling Station (1930), which outgrossed it at the box office. Klemperer despises the first talkies in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Awful ( scheusslich ) is his...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 109.
Published: 01 January 2021
...- iments. In one instance, he recalls Borie, a chimp grandmother at the Yerkes Field Station, who frowned while staring at him because he had unintention- ally just sprayed a little chimp with a water hose. Instead of speaking of animal anger (in Borie s example), of fear, or of love (in other...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of the accomplishments of Robin Myers's long career as a book historian (which includes being archivist of the Stationers’ Company) is a series of London conferences, of which she has been one of the organizers since its inception in 1979. These conferences, taking “book history” in its broadest sense, have covered many...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 156a.
Published: 01 January 2020
... burned down the government station. Highland Papua New Guinea people were among the first on earth to originate a regime of agricultural food- production, complete with irrigation, fertilization, and field management, and they did so about 9,000 years ago, with no help from the outside. At no time...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Thibault De Meyer Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 This book comprises forty-one essays, some of them about solar eclipses, space stations, mushrooms, and refugees, but the majority focus on animals, mostly birds. Macdonald starts each piece with a personal recollection from...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
...   —   even though I was in the army and stationed on the border...