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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 308–332.
Published: 01 April 2020
... that is characteristic of exopraxis. This article, based largely on testimonies collected in the Oral Tradition Archives of the Center for Asia Minor Studies in Athens, analyzes the temporality of exopraxis and inquires into the different but shared calendars that ordered the ritual life of Muslims and Orthodox...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 56–89.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of “one mind” as a hermeneutical principle, Thoreau sought to overcome temporal and spatial distance in his reading and to integrate ideas and practices of these Hindu texts from ancient India selectively within his own life. Listening to the voices of Indic sages reinforced Thoreau’s own inclinations...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 176–251.
Published: 01 May 2021
...-Christian semiotic discourses. From the perspective of contextualist scholarship, which recognizes in any temporal context a limited number of discourses available, Donne's religious poems of the period from about 1607 to 1620 register many contradictory conceptions, but contradictory only in the sense...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the temporal nature of the treaties, the need for a pretext for making peace, gestural language and public ceremonies, gift giving, meal sharing, and oath taking that demonstrate familiarity with one's opponent's beliefs. Also considered is the interplay between state and nonstate entities in peacemaking...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 451–463.
Published: 01 September 2015
... posthuman risks posed by radioactive waste. Conventional models of risk and threat are inadequate to thinking through the problems of temporality raised by nuclear materials: those problems may well require the speculative resources of fiction if we are even to begin conceptualizing them. Millet's novel...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 236–252.
Published: 01 April 2015
... concept that dictates the diplomatic and domestic policy of modern states. At the same time, secular political theory has moved away from medieval clerical acknowledgment of compatibilities between turbulence and peace, producing temporally bounded categories of peace and war that facilitate damage...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 394–410.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of literature's modernity and temporality. The turn away from the noise of the world at the beginning of the century has been criticized as the motivation for and the effect of modernism's obsession with time. But the modernist “time cult” did not simply withdraw into the space of the internal and eternal...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 64–70.
Published: 01 January 2011
... through which resistance is possible. Verran identifies temporal disjunctions as possible sites of innovation, suggesting that contemporary sciences should forego their backward-looking traditional epistemic practices and learn to focus instead on equipping their participant-comparisons for an uncertain...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 278–290.
Published: 01 April 2008
... carrier, the poem: and characteristics although its temporal spatial says aboutHinsey Whatalso memory applies to its unfinished. to remain tined is them to to Reading ofbreathe sort a them. and fathom is different des oxygen (aspoems cities) simulate intounderwater whichareader realms, order...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2021
... too easily taken for granted. The Global Middle Ages is a temporal as well as a spatial construct. It is also distinctly European, defined in terms of a teleology that sets it apart not only from antiquity but also from, most decisively, the modern. Other cultures, however, operated with different...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 424–445.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in something inertness) its (in has reticence enter life, into future- the and of eternity deathlessness the in partaking ofoutside time, is reticence world, the in participation to blur. ofMoreover,temporal asort resistance in in absence, and presence hoversbetween ahummingbird...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 220–228.
Published: 01 April 2012
... corrective my Itake When rience. turn. order.in each oneme spatial take Let more than in clarity equal with ing see subject ofthe impossibility the and heterogeneity planar from third the and temporalities, ofnonsynchronous effects the from second the space, dimensional three...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 28–39.
Published: 01 January 2013
... the with, grappled Michelangelo claims Steinberg that dilemma ofpictorial kind the to them connecting and elements semiotically, linguistic these Elaborating ning run ornot was ran”) (“I boundaries temporal to commitments alternatively, andincorporates, it event; or action, state, flow...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 January 2023
...” notion of perspective to the “temporal perspective” that he seeks to emphasize: “It's time that acts as perspective” ( C'est le temps qui agit comme perspective ). The question, therefore, at the heart of Deleuze's perspectivism is how a perspective changes over time. Chamois goes through the early texts...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 532–551.
Published: 01 August 2010
... to .  .  . Amy M. King, “Stillness: Alternative Temporalities in in Temporalities Alternative “Stillness: King, M. Amy John John Trusler, 1...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 488–507.
Published: 01 August 2003
.... As a set of temporal and spatial coordinates, the nation is not only too brief, too nar- row, but also too predictable in its behavior, its sovereignty uppermost, its bor- ders defended with force if necessary. It is a prefabricated box. Any literature crammed into it is bound to appear more...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 186–198.
Published: 01 April 2003
..., teleology is never radical enough. The end is, after all, the end: a normal point in the temporal process, eventually inevitable. In the consciousness of Russia, the collapse of communism rearranged beginning and end. The communist future traded...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 427–432.
Published: 01 August 2011
... or Florence where one may regard it of commonplacemay temporality, transcendent so hieratic, so nook.” Nothing T. S. Eliot,” that reading Eliot is like “having a Giotto in what ishis in ofWallaceStevens’scalled remark, a think may breakfast One itself. time common the sense and commonattempt...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 April 2011
... . Reimagining the Present: Modernist Temporalities, Alternate Alternate Temporalities, Modernist Present: the Reimagining volume history ofin fifteenth- the ­volume Paston family history...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 April 2003
...- vival assumed a temporal model for art history radically different from any employed at the time. He thereby introduced the problem of memory into the longue durée of the history of motifs and images: a problem that (as Warburg him- self observed...