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Volume 19, Issue 1, Winter 2013

Table of Contents

China’s Sakharov and Havel: Fang Lizhi, 1936–2012

pp. 1-27

SYMPOSIUM Fuzzy Studies: A Symposium on the Consequence of Blur

Introduction: The Inchoative Moment

pp. 28-39

History from Way Above: Recognizing Patterns through the Fuzz and Fog of the Past

pp. 40-50

Fuzziness and Perceptions of Language in the Middle Ages: Part 2: Collective Fuzziness: Three Treaties and a Funeral

pp. 51-64

Watch Out for Thinking (Even Fuzzy Thinking): Concept and Percept in Modern Art

pp. 65-87

Ambiguity, Ambience, Ambivalence, and the Environment

pp. 88-95

Ghostlier Demarcations

pp. 96-110

On Sort of Knowing: The Daoist Unhewn

pp. 111-130

Little Reviews

The Tribal Imagination: Civilization and the Savage Mind (review)

p. 131

The Inner Lives of Medieval Inquisitors (review)

pp. 131-133

Evening’s Empire: A History of the Night in Early Modern Europe (review)

p. 133

The Devil in Disguise: Deception, Delusion, and Fanaticism in the Early English Enlightenment (review)

p. 134

Christian Materiality: An Essay on Religion in Late Medieval Europe (review)

pp. 134-135

John Donne, Body and Soul (review)

pp. 135-136

The Monstrosity of Christ: Paradox or Dialectic? (review)

pp. 136-137

The Actuality of Communism (review)

pp. 137-138

The Fifth Hammer: Pythagoras and the Disharmony of the World (review)

pp. 138-139

The Poetry of Thought (review)

p. 139

The Emergence of the Classical Style in Greek Sculpture (review)

p. 140

Words Alone: Yeats and His Inheritances (review)

pp. 140-141

The Colors of Zion: Blacks, Jews, and Irish from 1845 to 1945 (review)

pp. 141-142

Polemical Pain: Slavery, Cruelty, and the Rise of Humanitarianism (review)

pp. 142-143

The Huron-Wendat Feast of the Dead: Indian-European Encounters in Early North America (review)

pp. 143-144

Traversing the Heart: Journey of the Inter-religious Imagination (review)

pp. 144-145

Doubt, Atheism, and the Nineteenth-Century Russian Intelligentsia (review)

p. 146

The Other Within: The Marranos, Split Identity, and Emerging Modernity (review)

pp. 146-147

A God of One’s Own, and: The Myth of Religious Violence: Secular Ideology and the Roots of Modern Conflict (review)

pp. 147-148

The Power of Religion in the Public Sphere (review)

p. 148

Why Trilling Matters (review)

pp. 149-150

The Letters of T. S. Eliot (review)

pp. 150-153


The “High-Brow Effect”: Postmodern Meets Premodern Poetry

pp. 154-163

Tiepolo: An Artist without Gravity?

pp. 164-170

Poetry and Fiction

Nothingness in the Rough

pp. 171-179

Well under the Sun

pp. 180-199

Notes on Contributors

pp. 200-204

Research Areas


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