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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 107–129.
Published: 01 March 2003
....: Woman and Poet . Ed. King Michael . Orono : U of Maine , 1986 . 319 - 39 . Egan Susanna . Mirror Talk: Genres of Crisis in Contemporary Autobiography . Chapel Hill : U of North Carolina P , 1999 . Fraser Mariam . “ Lose Your Face .” The Bisexual Imaginary: Representation...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 173–199.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Americans in Autobiography . New York : Harper , 1948 . Basie Count Murray Albert . Good Morning Blues: The Autobiography of Count Basie . 1985 . New York : Da Capo , 1995 . Butler Judith . Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity . 1990 . New York...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 225–243.
Published: 01 June 2004
... . Blesh Rudi Janis Harriet . They All Played Ragtime , New York : Knopf , 1950 ; 4th ed. New York: Oak, 1971 . DuBois W. E. B. The Souls of Black Folk . New York : Modern Library , 2003 . Handy W. C. Father of the Blues: An Autobiography . New York : DaCapo...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Timothy Bewes FROM THE SHAMEFUL ORDER OF VIRILITY: AUTOBIOGRAPHY AFTER COLONIALISM TIMOTHY BEWES, BROWN UNIVERSITY I have just reached the age of 34, life's midpoint. Physically I am of average height and build. I have a growing paunch and an incipient stoop, the effect of many...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 483–504.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Julie Rak ARE MEMOIRS AUTOBIOGRAPHY? A CONSIDERATION OF GENRE AND PUBLIC IDENTITY JULIE RAK, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA In the introduction to his 2001 collection called The Vintage Book of Canadian Memoirs, George Fetherling says two things about memoir that reveal its difficult...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 359–383.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that make them marketable to a broad new audience for modernism. First revealing how literary life writing of the 1930s establishes its place in the historical developments of the genre, from “table talk” to autobiography to celebrity gossip, the article then argues that a key tension at the heart...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 395–422.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lheisa Dustin This article argues that the creative autobiography The Sword Went Out to Sea and other later work of the modernist American writer H.D. evidence foreclosure: a mode of psychic “denegation,” as Jacques Lacan describes it, in which words, thoughts, and people are not differentiated...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
... . `` Border Crossings in Audre Lorde's Zami: Triangular Linkages of Identity and Desire .'' MaComère . 4 ( 2001 ): 130 - 41 . Browdy de Hernandez Jennifer . `` The Plural Self: The Politicization of Memory and Form in Three American Ethnic Autobiographies .'' Memory and Cultural Politics: New...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 358–361.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Autobiography . Chapel Hill : U of North Carolina P , 1999 . Gilmore Leigh . The Limits of Autobiography: Trauma, Testimony, Theory . Ithaca : Cornell UP , 2000 . Henke Suzette . Shattered Subjects: Trauma and Testimony in Women's Life-Writing . New York : St. Martin's P , 1998...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 91–113.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of Gertrude Stein . Greenwood Press , 1986 . Print . Dydo Ulla E. Rice William . Gertrude Stein: The Language That Rises 1923-1934 . Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press , 2003 . Print . ---. “Stanzas in Meditation: The Other Autobiography.” Chicago Review 35...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): v–xx.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Christopher Anderson Benedict R. . London : Verso , 2004 . Hitchcock Peter . `` The Genre of Postcoloniality .'' New Literary History 34 : 2 ( 2003 ) 299 - 330 . Huang Guiyou . `` Introduction: Be/Coming American ,'' Asian American Autobiographies: A Bio-Bibliographical...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 35–71.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the transsexual experience itself has changed, and the gender transition narrative is growing to resemble the coming-out story more than ever before. © 2015 by University of Oklahoma 2015 transgender autobiography memoir coming-out Works Cited Alegria Christine Aramburu . 2011...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 148–150.
Published: 01 December 2006
... discus- sion in the collection, which covers a wide range of genres including the novel, short story, poetry, essay, and autobiography and a broad span of time from the beginning of Asian American literature in the late nineteen century to the pres- ent. The editors cast aside a thematically...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 April 2017
... . “Recent Novels: French and English.” In Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country July to December, 1847 , vol. 36 , 686 – 95 . London : Parker . Martineau Harriet . 1877 . Autobiography . Edited by Chapman Maria Weston . London : Smith, Elder . Michie Elsie . 2016...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 563–574.
Published: 01 September 2002
... circumstances around his imprisonment, Peltier's text immediately suggests an altogether dif- ferent writing enterprise than an individualized self-study. Prison Writings calls upon typical features of the prison autobiography in its apologetic stance and theology of the afterlife. However, Peltier's...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 141–156.
Published: 01 September 2006
... , 1995 . Cheung Floyd . `` Early Chinese American Autobiography: Reconsidering the Works of Yan Phou Lee and Yung Wing .'' In Recovered Legacies: Authority and Identity in Early Asian American Literature , 14 - 40 . Eds. Lawrence Keith Cheung Floyd . Philadelphia : Temple...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 89–109.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., holding them up to ridicule as they grasp for relevance. Works Cited Abbott H. Porter . 1988 . “ Autobiography, Autography, Fiction: Groundwork for a Taxonomy of Textual Categories .” New Literary History 19 , no. 3 : 597 – 615 . Barthes Roland . (1967) 1977 . “ The Death...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 33–62.
Published: 01 March 2001
...-Century America: Subversion and Self-Construction in Two Women's Autobiographies.” American Quarterly 43 : 2 ( June 1991 ). Douglass Frederick . Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave . [1845] New York : Penguin , 1986 . Fleischner Jennifer...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 479–493.
Published: 01 September 2002
... . Miles: The Autobiography . New York : Simon and Schuster , 1989 . Franklin H. Bruce . The Victim as Criminal and Artist: Literature from the American Prison . New York : Oxford UP , 1978 . Gebhardt Nicholas . Going for Jazz: Musical Practices and American Ideology . Chicago...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 43–63.
Published: 01 December 2006
...), a nonfiction primer on Chinese culture that initiated a series of bestsell- ers by Lin, and Matsumoto and Marion O. Lerrigo's A Brother is a Stranger (1946), a widely admired autobiography that Matsumoto wrote with the help of an American family friend. Though they represent different genres of writing...