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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Alick Isaacs Ilan Pappe, A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), 356 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure, and Punishment in...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 357–358.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Susan R. Kramer Newman Barbara , Making Love in the Twelfth Century: “Letters of Two Lovers” in Context . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2016 ), 365 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 2002
... century, two comparable political movements on the streets of Bei- jing substantially affected the history of China: the May Fourth movement of 1919 and the Tiananmen movement of 1989. Both were initiated by students who called for democracy. The former led eventually to...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2003) 9 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2003
... actual formal and material differences between the two. And it is itself an enormously creative and attractive book, elegantly produced and illus- trated in the best MIT Press tradition. Manovich’s prologue takes Dziga Vertov’s 1929 masterpiece Man...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 204–227.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Alexander Solzhenitsyn Editions Fayard, Paris, France 2001 Translated by Jamey Gambrell CK 9.2-04 Solzhenitsyn 3/14/03 10:48 AM Page 204 TWO HUNDRED YEARS TOGETHER Alexander Solzhenitsyn Translated by Jamey...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 311–317.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Charles Borkhuis Duke University Press 2003 not for sale CK 9.2-10 Borkhuis 3/14/03 10:50 AM Page 311 TWO POEMS Charles Borkhuis THE WAIST BAND the old stories are always grabbing for the mike...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Marjorie Perloff Janet Malcolm, Two Lives: Gertrude and Alice (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007), 229 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Daniel Defoe, An Essay on the History and Reality of Apparitions, ed. Kit Kincade (New...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 375–388.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Linda Safran; Adam S. Cohen This article describes two different sessions taught at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts by Linda Safran and Adam S. Cohen as part of a three-year J. Paul Getty Foundation “Connecting Art Histories” initiative titled “Global and Postglobal Perspectives on Medieval Art...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 211–216.
Published: 01 April 2013
... between two eminent academic leaders of the last century, Jacques Barzun of Columbia and Frederick Terman of Stanford. Employing data generated by the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Institute for Higher Education and Times Higher Education , Cole shows that universities are today ranked in order of...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 111–116.
Published: 01 January 2011
... know exactly what is going on in the operating theater, we might also wish to ask how this act speaks to persons cutting themselves off from one another. Duke University Press 2011 Symposium: Comparative Relativism ONE, TWO, THREE Cutting, Counting, and...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 111.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Kathy Eden Witt Ronald G. , The Two Latin Cultures and the Foundation of Renaissance Humanism in Medieval Italy . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 616 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2016) 22 (3): 470–472.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Jesse Minkert © 2016 by Jesse Minkert 2016 not for sale POETRY TWO POEMS Jesse Minkert Anthem to Attrition In a Vegas lounge, in a fraying tux the old melodic revolutionary slouches at the mic...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 116–119.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Rebecca Brown © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION TWO STORIES FROM MYSTERIOUS Rebecca Brown The Hole There was a hole in her. It was in the upper middle where breast plate, sternum, ribs...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 270–304.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Laura Rival Twenty “uncontacted” Taromenani were slaughtered and two female children kidnapped in retaliation for the spearing of a couple of “civilized” Huaorani in March 2013. After months of indecision, the government of Ecuador decided to abduct the two little captives and send six warriors to...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 65–87.
Published: 01 January 2013
... emotional force of a visual presentation is diminished or even destroyed by the generalizing classifications that verbal thinking entails. Sensation suffers from any reconstitution in words. “Watch Out for Thinking” focuses on the views of two critics (Clement Greenberg, Charles Harrison) and two artists...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 232–253.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Ireland in 1799–1802. Translated from Persian to English by an Irish scholar working for the British East India Company, Charles Stewart, and published in London in two editions (1810, 1814), The Travels of Mirza Abu Taleb Khan records the author's love for the Irish and theirs for him. This mutual...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 396–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Noa Halevy; Edith Bruder; Jamie Gilham In his introduction to part 2 of the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia, the journal's editor tours the reader through two private apartments (T. S. Eliot's in London and the anthropologist Jeannette Mirsky's in Princeton) and through...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 377–380.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Caroline Walker Bynum Written two days after the women's march in New York on January 21, 2017, this essay — a guest column in Common Knowledge — describes the event and emphasizes two aspects: its multi-issue focus and its response to the denigration of women's expertise represented in much of the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 255–266.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Ardis Butterfield Vernacular language use in England throughout the later Middle Ages was a complex negotiation between English and French; that is, between the languages of English and French and the political identities of two peoples engaged in a long war. Clifford Geertz's famous analysis of...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jeffrey M. Perl This editorial note introduces the second of three issues of Common Knowledge dedicated to experiments in scholarly form. The first appeared in Winter 1996 and was introduced by a dialogue between two editorial board members, Greil Marcus and Hugh Kenner, who differed over whether...