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“One Is Not Born a Dramatist”

The Genesis of Sartre’s Theatrical Career in Writings to, with, and by Beauvoir

Dennis A. Gilbert

’s visit to the theater festival at Oberammergau, Germany—are all highlighted by Beauvoir in the second volume of her autobiography, The Prime of Life . 26 First, Sartre’s amorous relationship with Simone Jollivet, Camille in the autobiography, had

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“Till I Have Done All That I Can”

An Auxiliary Nurse’s Memories of World War I

Michelle Moravec

Alma A. Clarke set sail for France on 16 January 1918. The SS Espagne , which carried civilians when not serving as troop transport, traveled without a protective convoy although Germans had sunk 182 ships the month before. Clarke remained in

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The Past as a Foreign Country

Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Pinker’s “Prehistoric Anarchy”

Linda Fibiger

later agricultural groups through DNA analysis, such as at Eulau in Germany. 20 Nor can potential for some degree of social ranking, prestige, or leadership be disregarded. 21 Again, we cannot really rely on this concept to be accurate for all the

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‘This Is a Farce’

Sartrean Ethics in History, 1938–1948 – From Kantian Universalism to Derision

Juliette Simont

Translator : Ârash Aminian Tabrizi

forces of the France libre in London, where, while he would fight for freedom, he can also hope to avenge his brother killed by the Germans, or he stays with his mother for whom he remains the only reason for living and for whom his departure would

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Making Friends of the Nations

Australian Interwar Magazines and Middlebrow Orientalism in the Pacific

Victoria Kuttainen and Sarah Galletly

region waned, the Treaty of Versailles redistributed German possessions in the Bismarck Archipelago and Pacific surrounds between Japan, Britain, New Zealand, and Australia. 3 Just as Matthews suggests that Australians would have had relatives or friends

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In the Eyes of Some Britons

Aleppo, an Enlightenment City

Mohammad Sakhnini

letters that appeared in his book, Travels through Different Cities of Germany, Italy, Greece and Several Parts of Asia as Far as the Banks of the Euphrates , Drummond recalled meeting the Muslim governor of the city. “I explained the causes of the war

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Counter-Violence and Islamic Terrorism

Is Liberation without Freedom Possible?

Maria Russo

literature about the ambiguity of violence, giving priority to the position he developed in Notebooks for an Ethics . I think, with Ian Birchall, ‘perhaps there is more to be learnt from Sartre’s earlier work, written under the influence of German Occupation

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Jesús Tronch

Brigades, and the Nationalists from Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy. The struggle was seen as the contention between democracy and fascism, later to be staged in World War II. Franco’s regime was finally recognized by the United Kingdom and France on 27

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Robert Boncardo, Jean-Pierre Boulé, Nik Farrell Fox, and Daniel O'Shiel

‘French Nietzsche’ or ‘German Nietzsche’—no Heidegger, Jaspers, Mann, Derrida, Bataille, Kofman or Deleuze, and barely a mention of Foucault. This seems akin to scanning just a single localised region of Nietzsche's brain in trying to find out what is

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Andrew Sanders

often translated into modern German as lustig . Shakespeare famously has his ‘merry’ Wives of Windsor, commonly known in German as the Lustige Weibe von Windsor , just as Lehar's operetta, Die Lustige Witwe , is known in Britain as ‘The Merry Widow