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Table of Contents

From: Common Knowledge

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Elizabeth Fox-Genovese: First and Lasting Impressions

pp. 1-9

The Best Colleague

pp. 10-15

Religion, Meaning, and Identity in Women's Writing

pp. 16-28


Devalued Currency

Devalued Currency: Elagiac Symposium on Paradigm Shifts Part 1

Introduction: The View from Judgment Day

pp. 29-33

Malory and Modernity: A Qualm about Paradigm Shifts

pp. 34-44

Beyond Modern: The Art of the Nazarenes

pp. 45-104

Canonicity and Collegiality: "Other" Composers, 1790-1850

pp. 105-123

The Pig is Dead: Parrhesia and the Common Good

pp. 124-135

When Humanity was in the Humanities: Peiresc in the 1630s

pp. 136-142

Poetry and Fiction


p. 168

Human Stories, I

pp. 146-150

Little Reviews

An Ottoman Tragedy: History and Historiography at Play (review)

pp. 151-153

A Vanished World: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Medieval Spain (review)

p. 153

Affective Communities: Anticolonial Thought, Fin-de-Si├Ęcle Radicalism, and the Politics of Friendship (review)

p. 154

Crusader Art in the Holy Land, from the Third Crusade to the Fall of Acre, 1187-1291 (review)

pp. 154-155

The Jewish Century (review)

pp. 156-157

John Payne Collier: Scholarship and Forgery in the Nineteenth Century (review)

pp. 157-158

Truth and Predication (review)

pp. 158-159

Interrogating the Real (review)

pp. 159-160

Medieval Arts Doctrines on Ambiguity and Their Place in Langland's Poetics (review)

pp. 160-161

Lorenzo de' Medici and the Art of Magnificence (review)

pp. 161-163

The Ruins of the Most Beautiful Monuments of Greece (review)

pp. 163-164

The Future of Nostalgia (review)

p. 164

The Spanish Civil War, the Soviet Union, and Communism (review)

p. 165

Holy Terror (review)

pp. 165-166

Images and Cultures of Law in Early Modern England: Justice and Political Power, 1558-1600 (review)

pp. 166-167

A Shrinking Island: Modernism and National Culture in England (review)

p. 167

American Memory in Henry James: Void and Value (review)

p. 168

Zoli (review)

pp. 168-169

Wittgenstein and Judaism: A Triumph of Concealment (review)

pp. 169-170

Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam, and the Purpose of American Psychology (review)

p. 170

Infidel (review)

p. 171

Trauma Culture: The Politics of Terror and Loss in Media and Literature (review)

pp. 171-172

Are Women Human? And Other International Dialogues (review)

pp. 172-173

The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects (review)

p. 173

Bad Modernisms (review)

p. 174

The Sons of Maxwell Perkins: Letters of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and Their Editor (review)

pp. 174-175

The Aeneid (review)

pp. 175-177


Notes on Contributors

pp. 178-181