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a collection of writings published in honor of a scholar

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Likewise, this festschrift engages the reader in considering Dockery's contributions as a scholar, leader, and statesman.
This diversity is a particular problem for librarians, and the difficulties of cataloguing festschrifts means that their contents can rapidly become inaccessible or unknown.
Augustine Akpuda (380) has noted "three main traditions of festschrifts in the Nigerian academy": (1) "the ones exclusively oriented to literary critics"; (2) "those that focus principally on the festschrift personality as a creative writer ", and (3) "those that combine studies on the festschrift personality as literary and creative writer.
Two further volumes of Festschrift bibliographies are now planned, one to focus on Festschrifts compiled for composers and performers, and another for institutions and other "nonpersonal entities".
If one were to itemize the essays in this festschrift, one would end up with a potpourri ranging from a rending of Adorno's meditations on Beethoven's late style to a discussion of how Turkish guest-workers fit into postwar definitions of Germanness, and from an overview of political violence in the "red decades" after 1967 to an analysis of the opposition between universalist and particularist definitions of anti-Semitism.
I hope too that the review demonstrates the importance of a volume such as the present, and that its publication will prompt the production of further judicial festschrifts in Australia, perhaps by the mainstream legal publishers.
Consequently, as we proceeded with developing this Festschrift, we explored earlier Festschrifts in library and information science, and in other fields.
Review of Still Shines When You Think of It: A Festschrift for Vincent O'Sullivan, edited by Bill Manhire and Peter Whiteford (Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2007).
The editors of the festschrift have assured that each article makes a significant contribution, from Adrian W.
In the Chronicle of Higher Education Peter Monaghan reports that university presses no longer want to publish festschrifts because no one reads them and, worse, no one buys them.
This festschrift is as valuable for the essays it contains as for the ecumenist it celebrates, Dr.
According to a note on page [4], "The first edition of this Festschrift, in typescript form, was presented to Lady jeans on the occasion of her 75th birthday, in 1986.
It is entirely fitting that Tony Kirk-Greene should join the rather select band of African scholars to whom festschrifts have been dedicated.
Two Festschrifts presenting papers in the area of Syrian archaeology to two prominent archaeologists in that field have recently appeared.
Michael Williams' editorial about Leon McBeth is a good reminder of the value of Festschrifts.