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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
... directly overhead onto the square before the mortuary, it was dreadfully hot; my mother stuck it surprisingly well, she didn’t cry. Or rather not surprising: in general, she surprisingly sticks out more or less everything. I had just arrived, the previous evening, the Russians having transferred my...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 340–347.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Wishing   warriors Crow and pass; to notallowed non uninvited an that boundaries tribal mark wereto planted sticks ( again ever happened” “nothing went away.” buffalo said, the “when chief great Crows’last For the this,” “after the Sermon on the Mount The extols. nomadic life...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 319–325.
Published: 01 April 2005
... with walls the tosupport Ihad Then on newly hammered nails. and they hang their shadows around the wall clock hooks, plastic and pictures upsmall sticks ofthemselves, traces leaves comes Whoever time. adifferent counts allegedly onewhich other tothe next calendar Orthodox Tomorrow upthe...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 116–119.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., so if it were outside of her or unconfined it would wobble like a drunk or some poor bitch or bastard with a head injury. It mostly didn’t stick out, it mostly stayed in and was apparent, therefore, to only her but some awful times to others...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 438–467.
Published: 01 August 2009
... sticking it out for so long struggling on and on and (halfheartedly) on. Nothing comes in the mail, the internet is dead, not a wisp of the boundless plenty. Brief, the season of Death. Sudden. A long defile...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 337–353.
Published: 01 August 2021
... ended up being similar to that suggested by William James. I agree with him that whether any given statement “sticks” as a socially relevant truth depends on whether it “works” in the practical world. Its working or not working is constrained by the world's feedback but is never constrained to the level...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 January 2020
... of Thoughts While Speaking Li tt le R ev ie w s 17 5Granted, it would seem odd to attribute emergence to simple representations, like formulaic stick figures, as opposed to the complexes of brushstrokes that characterize adventurous Impressionist and Cubist paintings. But why so odd? In a stick figure...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 9.
Published: 01 January 2015
... titled “This Is How I Want You to Remember Me.” Andersen began work on the series at his studio in Paris in 1987 and completed it, in the same year, at his studio in Scottsdale, Arizona. The paintings are in mixed media: graphite, charcoal, oil stick, and dry pigments in acetone washes, on heavy...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 33–38.
Published: 01 January 2004
... and intellectually, that it no longer has so much as one thinker to report its bankruptcy authentically. It won’t work, I’ve got nothing in reserve, I got it wrong, I’m played out, I can’t 35 stick with it a moment...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 38–41.
Published: 01 January 2004
... thinker to report its bankruptcy authentically. It won’t work, I’ve got nothing in reserve, I got it wrong, I’m played out, I can’t 35 stick with it a moment longer. Who could utter, aloud, without shame...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 186.
Published: 01 January 2020
... to exist is a power to instigate and absorb change. This mode of creativity will elude us until we can perceive shanzhai and not think, fake, phony, counterfeit, plagiarized. Intellectual property is a sticking point in negotiations between East and West. To understand our partner, we could start...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 224–228.
Published: 01 April 2009
... I scratch at the wall, the scrapings get under, they stick beneath, my nail. nail. my beneath, under,stick get they scrapings the wall, at the scratch I...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Common Knowledge 184 as beautiful as overhead and a small stone. small a overheadand as beautiful as white onein by carried then - hidden and shoreline between lit again, opening and closing opening, from damp - ground the in sticks off light it gives the though wing immense...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 307–315.
Published: 01 April 2008
... shot are My nerves ofbirds. full is day The reminder. a as serves itself to singing cello yellow A wesay.what no matter important becomes place The play? and work others the watch to wait they as ofgraces dream who feel, always they fear ofthe spite in it out stick who...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 351–355.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., to case, black velvet-lined the To inside peek soloyours, is the and hotis music where the place, midnight That from matchbooks sticks, swizzle and cubes sugar treats, deep, little Buried there, discover and pockets your into We hands our sneak to want coat. warm your in We...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 354–367.
Published: 01 August 2021
... and Palm Sunday, and then on Fat Thursday —with knives—among those whom a respectable old lady (the one who threw brushwood onto Hus's pyre) saw sticking needles in the Holy Host. I want to return to the Wailing Wall barefoot, over sharp rocks. That is my place. If only I'd never left it. I might...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 April 2004
... the curve of grass- like green lines which come from Fra Angelico. Man in maroon turtleneck recalling the French took Lebanon and Syria after fall of the Ottoman Empire, the English sticking the Scotsman’s head on spike. Parallel lines of small swells moving in across the horizontal grey plane...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 325–347.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., undeserving an misery, swampeast the it, wecatch and It’splace. around going it been takes Was that amosquito?   below atpalm ear,my bloodied gape myself Ismack when always stumplike, up sticking flues chimney rooffields, tarred buckling to way giving steaming, pipe knees lead bald...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 111–116.
Published: 01 January 2011
... he of theOne teachers, however, Mr. that reported Ojo, he had worked way: aindifferent compare it with the only available measuring stick: a wooden meter stick then lyingand cheap witha childrope, pieceeach of measure to were on pupils so the floor.underfunded, length measure to pupils...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 April 2020
... that. It had been snowing for five days, the kind of snow that sticks to the branches, makes everything white, muffles everything, snow that makes you afraid, it was too much, there might be avalanches, the roof might cave in, etc., all the pointless worries one has when one lives in a place with a lot of snow...