Narratives, Violence & Terror

View image | gettyimages.com After the terrorist attack on the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, commentators hastened to weave a narrative about the murders. Some, such
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Head of Department, Philosophy

Job List:  Asia/Africa/Australasia Name of institution:  St Augustine College of South
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The first <strong>literary duel</strong>: Hector and Achilles. Among the last: Allen Tate against Karl Shapiro, in 1948. The unlikeliest weapon: unsold books

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Science after the Practice Turn in the Philosophy, History, and Social Studies of Science

2015.06.26 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews L&#233;na Soler, Sjoerd Zwart, Michael Lynch, and Vincent Israel-Jost (eds.),&#160;Science after the Practice Turn in the Philosophy,
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<strong>George Orwell</strong> had many dislikes. Among them: bearded fruit-juice drinkers, young social-literary climbers, sex maniacs, Quakers, pistachio-colored shirts

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The first <strong>literary duel</strong>: Hector and Achilles. Among the last: Allen Tate against Karl Shapiro, in 1948. The unlikely weapon: unsold books

The first literary duel: Hector and Achilles. Among the last: Allen Tate against Karl Shapiro, in 1948. The unlikely weapon: unsold
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The education of a young poet. <strong>T.S. Eliot</strong> was at Harvard from 1906 to 1914. But he had to escape to put to use what he&rsquo;d learned there

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<strong>Historians are fond of epochs</strong>. The Enlightenment, for instance: an arbitrary idea that long ago outlived its usefulness

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<strong>In defense of pragmatic pessimism</strong>. As a corrective to the deluded optimism of the happiness industry, worrying is more essential than ever

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<strong>Nabokov in Utah</strong>. Among marmots and Mormons, the author collected butterflies, smoked five packs a day, and suffered a bad friction burn on his buttocks

Nabokov in Utah. Among marmots and Mormons, the author collected butterflies, smoked five packs a day, and suffered a bad friction burn on his
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