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"Neither should they be dimmed any more by time": the Book of Mormon, the Bible, and Joseph Smith's prophetic presentism.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nineteenth-Century Contexts; Dec2022, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p499-510, 12p

Abstract: The article focuses on Latter-day Saint historical consciousness through a preliminary examination of the Book of Mormon and Joseph Smith's narratives about its origins. It mentions narrators of Book of Mormon origins also reported correspondence with ...

Presentism and times as propositions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Philosophical Studies. Mar2022, Vol. 179 Issue 3, p725-743. 19p.

Abstract: Some Presentists—according to whom everything is present—identify instants of time with propositions of a certain kind. However, the view that times are propositions seems to be at odds with Presentism: if there are times then there are past times, and...

Metamodernism, the Anthropocene, and the Resurgence of Historicity: Ben Lerner's 10:04 and "The Utopian Glimmer of Fiction".

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Critique. 2021, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p137-151. 15p.

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Abstract: Postmodernism has been characterized by a reductive presentism that suppresses historicity and neglects the possibility of the future. If we have seen a shift from postmodernism to a different cultural logic and structure of feeling – as, indeed, many ...

Beyond Urgency: Shadow Presentisms, Hinge Points, and Victorian Historicisms.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Criticism. Fall2019, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p461-479. 19p.

Abstract: This article examines some of the many scholarly approaches to the legacy of Victorian literary and political history, including the critical culturalstudies angle that descends from the Victorian sages, neoconservative revivals of Victorian liberalism...

Negotiating presentism: toward a renewed understanding of historical change.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Rethinking History; Sep-Dec2020, Vol. 24 Issue 3/4, p442-464, 23p

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Abstract: Copyright of Rethinking History is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email ...

APPROPIRIATING SHAKESPEARE IN CRIMINAL MINDS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Knowledge: International Journal; 2020, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p1089-1094, 6p

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Abstract: Copyright of Knowledge: International Journal is the property of Institute for Knowledge Management and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. Howeve...

The Shadow of Failure.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life; Jun/Jul2022, p38-39, 2p

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Abstract: The article focuses on reconciliation of Catholic Church with pluralism and mentions contribution to presentism in life of the church. Topics discussed include cultural conformity to be project on Catholics of politician persuasions, institutional cris...

Future Desires, the Agony Argument, and Subjectivism about Reasons.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Philosophical Review; Jan2020, Vol. 129 Issue 1, p95-130, 36p

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Abstract: The article offers information on the subjectivism. Topics include view to support the presentist thesis reasons present actions grounded in present desires; threats to undermine putative advantages of futurism; and claims to provide a reason to do som...

Professional Victorianisms: Immediacy, Urgency, and Interdisciplinarity in/at Work.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nineteenth-Century Contexts. Sep2017, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p249-267. 19p.

Abstract: The article talks about a roundtable discussion on the topic of strategic presentism hosted by collective members of the victorian studies for the 21st century (V21), inspired by interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies. Topics discussed include ho...

Unquiet Slumbers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Victorian Studies. Autumn2016, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p113-116. 4p. 2 Black and White Photographs.

Abstract: The article discusses presentism as a method of posthistoricist criticism, as part of a roundtable forum presented at the 2016 Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies conference in Asheville, North Carolina. Emphasis is given to topics such as the...

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