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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Simone Roberts Catherine A. MacKinnon, Are Women Human? And Other International Dialogues (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006), 417 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 188–203.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Anne Carson Duke University Press 2002 DECREATION How Women Like Sappho, Marguerite Porete, and Simone Weil Tell God Anne Carson This is an essay about three women and will have three parts. Part One concerns...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Adam S. Cohen Derolez Albert , The Making and Meaning of the Liber Floridus: A Study of the Original Manuscript, Ghent, University Library MS 92 . ( Turnhout : Brepols , 2016 ), 355 pp. Joyner Danielle , Painting the “Hortus Deliciarum”: Medieval Women, Wisdom, and Time...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 356–358.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Jeffrey M. Perl Wilde Oscar , The Women of Homer , 2nd impression with corrections , ed. Wright Thomas Mead Donald ( London : Oscar Wilde Society , 2011 ), 103 pp. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 366–367.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Caroline Walker Bynum Elliott Dyan , The Bride of Christ Goes to Hell: Metaphor and Embodiment in the Lives of Pious Women, 200 – 1500 . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2012 ), 466 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2009) 15 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Susan Stephens Joan Breton Connelly, Portrait of a Priestess: Women and Ritual in Ancient Greece (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 415 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 16–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... composition. In it, she reviews the stance of feminist literary criticism toward religion and finds it to be generally negative. She regrets that feminist critics see in religion mostly a means of subordinating women to men, given that most of the writers whose work they explicate were themselves fervently...
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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 January 2017) 23 (1): 83–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of the term that focused on the use of DNA, archaeology, and anthropology to study the lives of seven women who are the ancestors of almost every European today, as “imagined” by the geneticist Bryan Sykes in his book The Seven Daughters of Eve . These women lived between forty-five hundred and ten...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 420–436.
Published: 01 September 2015
... between narcissistic injuries that are enduring and those that can be overcome, this essay proposes a reading of Hester Prynne's transformation in The Scarlet Letter as a series of recognitions informed by her emotional relations to her estranged husband, her lover, their daughter, and her fellow women...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Southern women, feminist to nonfeminist, and religious agnostic to devout Catholic. Higginbotham discusses political theorist C. B. McPherson's idea of “possessive individualism” and its influence on Fox-Genovese's steadfast belief that individual rights derive from society (rather than innate nature) and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 365–373.
Published: 01 August 2008
... assigned very different emphasis. Also, importantly, mollusks are said to be “mutilated,” which aligns the treatment they receive with the one Aristotle famously reserves for women. Duke University Press 2008 columns THE TROUBLE...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 April 2009
... fact they were terms of psychological abuse, signs that men and women of political commitment could not understand, let alone accept, others who were not committed to one side or other in the revolutionary struggle. This paper takes issue with the egregious simplicity of that that attitude, while...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 91–100.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Ramona Naddaff; Katharine Wallerstein Written for a series of case studies titled “In the Humanities Classroom,” this contribution describes an undergraduate course on ancient rhetoric at Berkeley, in which Professor Ramona Naddaff was accused by a male student of demeaning women during a lecture...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 89–104.
Published: 01 January 2005
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 511.
Published: 01 September 2015
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
... these are real “short stories” from the pen of a Byzantine Kipling or Stevenson, spinning out narrative tension, displaying moral dilemmas, offering sketchy but strong char- acterization. A notable feature is how many show women positively — women who...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2006) 12 (2): 344–346.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Center University Princeton the of director founding Katz N. Stanley Anthology of Literature of Women MotherSongs melte Prosa, 1949...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2006) 12 (2): 347.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Center University Princeton the of director founding Katz N. Stanley Anthology of Literature of Women MotherSongs melte Prosa, 1949...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 319–325.
Published: 01 April 2005
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