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CONTENTS: 1. Faulkner and Holy Writ: The Principle of Inversion 2. Music: Faulkner's “Eroica" 3. Liebestod: Faulkner and The Lessons of Eros 4. Between Truth and Fact: Faulkner’s Symbols of Identity 5. Transition: Faulkner’s ...
Crackpots on Parade: The Nether Side of Genius & Transgressive Deconstructions
For four years, as editor of The Faculty Forum, a campus wide monthly publication at Duke University, I filled empty space in my pages with the following items of scholarly research. To liven the tone, I invented a coeditor ...
Under the sign of the Virgen de Tránsito
Following the 1996 treaty ending decades of civil war, how are Guatemalans reckoning with genocide, especially since almost everyone contributed in some way to the violence? Meaning "to count, figure up" and "to settle rewards ...
The English Philosopher, or History of Mr. Cleveland, natural son of Cromwell, written by himself, and translated from the English by the author of Memoirs of a Man of Quality
Antoine François Prévost (1697–1763), The English Philosopher Le Philosophe anglais (1732–1739), relating the adventures and travails of Cleveland, a son of Oliver Cromwell, was perhaps the most read French novel of the ...
Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff
Economic duplicity has bedeviled American markets from the founding of the Republic. This wide-ranging history emphasizes the enduring connections between capitalist innovation and business fraud, as well as the vexed efforts ...
Ebtezal-e Marja’iyyat-e Shi’a (The Trivialization of Shi’i Authority: Impeaching Iran’s Supreme Leader’s Claim to Religious Authority)
(Afdal al-Jihad (The Superior Jihad Series/ Impeaching the Supreme Leader), 2, 2015-05)
The story of Khamenei’s sole marja’iyyat has four parts. First, he was the capable orator serving the regime, with no claim to ijtihad, and wouldn’t even dream of Leadership and marja’iyyat: Hojjatol-Islam wal-Moslemin Khamenei. ...