T3] But the nature of the cosmos itself, which holds together and confines everything in its embrace, is called by the same Zeno not only craftsmanlike
(artificiosa) but simply a craftsman (artifex), caring and provident for the advantages and amenities of all (utilitatum oportunitatumque omnium).
The author tries in a craftsmanlike
way to point out the various manners in which American nineteenth-century literary realists (primarily Twain, Henry James, and Howells) can be seen as collaborators and analogs of their great pragmatist contemporaries, William James and C.
In terms of freedom, wealth, creature comforts, and health, Murray says, we may be doing better than our forebears, but that does not mean that our artists will achieve more than "shiny, craftsmanlike
A young, shy librarian receives no recognition for a bright idea about how to keep readers out of an off-limits area; an old man struggles weakly against the steely control of his spiteful daughter-in-law: each detail is rendered with the sort of cautious, craftsmanlike
manner that might gain praise in a creative-writing class, but there is no heat, no pulse, no liberating eccentricity.
I will discuss a craftsmanlike
approach that bypasses this opposition of rigid formalism or naive spontaneity.
With hard-won know-how, the author describes, in Chapter 10, "Print for Pay: Using a Professional Print Service," and suggests there are times when the do-it-yourselfer may want to turn to the expertise of print-service providers for their knowledge, hands-on experience, and craftsmanlike
GENE SMITH tp = eightsmen GENE SMITH td1 = meetings, seething, sheeting GENE SMITH ta1 = metheglins LAMAR tp = alarm, malar, ramal FIKE tp = kief LAMAR FIKE ta4 = craftsmanlike
ESPOSITO tp = isotopes ESPOSITO ta1= opposites, snoopiest, spookiest FORTAS ta1 = factors, formats FORTAS ta2 = software, surfboat ALAN FORTAS ta4 = stagflationary BITSY MOTT ta5 = biosystematist RAY SITTON tp = antistory RED WEST tp = strewed, wrested RED WEST ta1 = iewdster, weirdest, wrestled
character of his piecework prose (which he attributes, in part, to his earlier apprenticeship as a bricklayer) dares his readership to take him seriously, because he is serious.
This very craftsmanlike
approach is expressed in a clear, readable prose and a number of interesting illustrations.
As a theoretical matter, my own interest is in the dynamics of materials rather than on individual strategy or talent or creativity or any other sort of craftsmanlike
Cancerians have a special fondness for fabrics and wallpapers with intricate bohemian designs and craftsmanlike
details such as embroidery and beading.
Stonecutters, woodcarvers, and masons remain at their tasks with craftsmanlike
dedication, while in the background the crushed Indian laborer reawakens upon the pile of rocks.
analysis, rich in detail, will serve as a resource for students of school desegregation and urban politics for decades to come.
In addition to Christopher Wheeldon's new and fascinating Corybantic Ecstasies, it also included the world premiere of Daniel Pelzig's craftsmanlike
, company-useful, and vividly, vibrantly danced Bachianas, set to Villa-Lobos, and the company premiere of Jean Cocteau and Roland Petit's 1946 existential shocker, Le Jeune Homme et la Mort.
It remained for Eliot (and, of course, Pound) to emphasize the craftsmanlike
, prose virtues in verse, and in Four Quartets to combine sincerity with structure, realizing on the page the self-creating dynamic of deeply meditated and intensely felt life.