Apology for Quietism, Part 4: A Sotto Voce Symposium

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Apology for Quietism, Part 4
Journal Issue Volume 16, Number 1 Published: 2010 An issue of Common Knowledge
Special Issue Editor: Jeffrey M. Perl


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1. Intellectuals and “Humanity as a Whole”—Richard A. Shweder

2. Should We Trust Intellectuals?—Mitchell Cohen

3. Introduction: Mezza Voce Quietism?—Jeffrey M. Perl, W. Caleb McDaniel, Hanne Andrea Kraugerud, Bjørn Torgrim Ramberg, Christophe Fricker, Sidney Plotkin, Pink Dandelion, and Martin Mulsow

4. John Brown, Quietist—W. Caleb McDaniel

5. The New Loud: Richard Rorty, Quietist?—Hanne Andrea Kraugerud and Bjørn Torgrim Ramberg

6. All Quietist on the Marina Front?: Reading Ernst Jünger's Auf den Marmorklippen with Fénelon—Christophe Fricker

7. The Critic as a Quietist: Thorstein Veblen's Radical Realism—Sidney Plotkin

8. Guarded Domesticity and Engagement with “The World”: The Separate Spheres of Quaker Quietism—Pink Dandelion

9. Harpocratism: Gestures of Retreat in Early Modern Germany—Martin Mulsow

10. From the Glass Ocean: A Novel in Progress—Lori Baker

11. Recent Polish Poems—Wislawa Szymborska, Ryszard Krynicki, Bronislaw Maj, and Adam Zagajewski

12. Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America's Culture of Death—Mordechai Bar-On

13. Resurrection: The Power of God for Christians and Jews—Caroline Walker Bynum

14. Archaeology as Political Action—John Boardman

15. Securing the Past: Conservation in Art, Architecture, and Literature—Philip Gossett

16. Inscription and Erasure: Literature and Written Culture from the Eleventh to the Eighteenth Century—G. Thomas Tanselle

17. Substrate—Belle Randall

18. The Lodger: Shakespeare on Silver Street—Jesse M. Lander

19. 100 Semesters: My Adventures as Student, Professor, and University President, and What I Learned Along the Way—Stanley N. Katz

20. A Scholar's Tale: Intellectual Journey of a Displaced Child of Europe—Elizabeth Freund

21. Weimar on the Pacific: German Exile Culture in Los Angeles and the Crisis of Modernism—Tyrus Miller

22. Architect and Engineer: A Study in Sibling Rivalry—Barry Allen

23. Electric Salome: Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism—Douglas Mao

24. Marketing Maximilian: The Visual Ideology of a Holy Roman Emperor—Peter Burke

25. City of the Sharp-Nosed Fish: Greek Papyri beneath the Egyptian Sand Reveal a Long-Lost World—Susan Stephens

26. Only a Promise of Happiness: The Place of Beauty in a World of Art—Douglas Mao

27. Collected Poems—Rachel Hadas

28. Children's Literature: A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter—Shira Wolosky

29. Charitable Hatred: Tolerance and Intolerance in England, 1500 – 1700—Jesse M. Lander

30. New Art History—Wayne Anderson

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