restricted access   Volume 19, Issue 2, Spring 2013

Table of Contents


In Defense of Louis XVI

pp. 205-210

A Tale of Two Provosts

pp. 211-216


Fuzzy Studies: A Symposium on the Consequence of Blur Part 5

Introduction: Idées Fixes and Fausses Idées Claires

pp. 217-223

Mathematics, Media, and Cultural Techniques

pp. 224-236

Sharp Edges, False Comfort

pp. 237-256

Space in Form: The Fluid-Boundary Logic of Fungi

pp. 257-268

“All Distinctions Are Political, Artificial”: The Fuzzy Logic of M. F. Husain

pp. 269-274

The Islamic-Israelite World

pp. 275-282

“Our Protestant Rabbin”: A Dialogue on the Conversion/Apostasy of Lord George Gordon

pp. 283-314

Fiction and Poetry

The Narrator’s Theory of Sweetness

pp. 315-317

Thirteen Russophone Poems From Latvia

pp. 318-319


Modernist Poetry’s Encounter with Epistemic Models of Value

pp. 334-350

Barnett Newman’s “Sense of Space”: A Noncontextualist Account of Its Perception and Meaning

pp. 351-379

Little Reviews

Depositions: Scenes from the Late Medieval Church and the Modern Museum by Amy Knight Powell (review)

pp. 380-382

The Symptom and the Subject: The Emergence of the Physical Body in Ancient Greece by Brooke Holmes (review)

p. 382

Religion in Human Evolution by Robert N. Bellah (review)

pp. 382-383

Cruel Optimism by Lauren Berlant (review)

pp. 383-384

Leo and His Circle: The Life of Leo Castelli by Annie Cohen-Solal (review)

pp. 384-385

The Journals of Spalding Gray ed. by Nell Casey (review)

p. 385

The Pronomos Vase and Its Context ed. by Oliver Taplin and Rosie Wyles (review)

p. 386

When the Gods Were Born by Carolina López-Ruiz (review)

p. 386

Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics: Russia, Poland, and the West by Clare Cavanagh (review)

p. 387

The French Idea of History: Joseph de Maistre and His Heirs, 1794–1854 by Carolina Armenteros (review)

pp. 387-388

Ghost Stories in Late Renaissance France: Walking by Night by Timothy Chesters (review)

p. 389

Among the Gentiles: Greco-Roman Religion and Christianity by Luke Timothy Johnson (review)

pp. 389-390

The Jewish Annotated New Testament ed. by Amy-Jill Levine and Marc Zvi Brettler (review)

p. 390

Islam and Christianity: Theological Themes in Comparative Perspective by John Renard (review)

pp. 390-391

Why Plato Wrote by Danielle S. Allen (review)

p. 391

Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering by Eleonore Stump (review)

pp. 391-392

Heidegger in America by Martin Woessner (review)

pp. 392-393

Continental Divide: Heidegger, Cassirer, Davos by Peter E. Gordon (review)

pp. 393-394