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Genre (1 September 2001) 34 (3-4): 344–348.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Douglas Mao Taraborrelli J. Randy , Madonna: An Intimate Biography . New York : Simon and Schuster , 2001 . xv + 382 pp . $24.00 . Morton Andrew , Madonna . New York : St. Martin's Press , 2001 . 256 pp. $24.95 . © COPYRIGHT 2002 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA...
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Genre (1 April 2017) 50 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 April 2017
... 2017 biography fictionality evidence fact roman à clef Works Cited Altick Richard D. 1966 . Lives and Letters: A History of Literary Biography in England and America . New York : Knopf . Amigoni David , ed. 2006 . Life Writing and Victorian Culture . Aldershot...
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Genre (1 September 2004) 37 (3-4): 483–504.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Grammatology . Trans. Spivak Gayatri Chakravorty . Baltimore and London : The Johns Hopkins University Press . 1974 ; 1997 . 141 - 164 . Egan Susanna Helms Gabriele , Eds. `` Introduction: Auto/biography? Yes. But Canadian? '' Canadian Literature 172 ( Spring 2002 ): 5 - 16...
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Genre (1 June 2000) 33 (2): 151–169.
Published: 01 June 2000
... different because, as lohn Clubbe observes, it was initially received as biography, a representation of one of the age's most illustri- ous men. Enormous curiosity about Byron's life already existed, but no biographies had appeared. Understandably, the public eagerly scanned Glenarvon for...
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Genre (1 June 2006) 39 (2): 358–361.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., including a final portion called "Notes," which is included within the restored text. Anna Banti's Artemisia, Fuchs's third example, is at first a sort of fictional biography, in which Banti combined history with fiction to tell the story of the life of Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian...
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Genre (1 June 2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
... me and to other women with whom I shared close ties. I define it as a biomythography because I've found no other word to really coin what I was trying to do. (110) Sharon Patricia Holland asserts that in this book Lorde "creates a new form of personal and cultural 'biography...
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Genre (1 December 2016) 49 (3): 407–429.
Published: 01 December 2016
... . Citations refer to the 1988 edition . ———. 2006a . “Biography of the Object.” October , no. 118 : 57 – 67 . ———. 2006b . “To Be Continued.” October , no. 118 : 51 – 56 . Trotsky Leon . (1923) 2001 . “Habit and Custom.” In The Everyday Life Reader , edited by Highmore Ben...
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Genre (1 September 2001) 34 (3-4): 291–305.
Published: 01 September 2001
... reveal the difficult lives African Americans often have led in a racist society even though the artist's music typically is not offered in protest of those conditions. More important to Burns, I think, is the way that biography builds identification between the audience and the historical figure...
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Genre (1 March 2005) 38 (1-2): 193–196.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Chabon, each of whom produces novels that investigate the figure of the writer in the culture of late capitalism. There is also an inconsistency in Conroy's approach to each author. While he draws extensively on the biographies of James and Nabokov, Conroy does not incorporate those of...
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Genre (1 June 2004) 37 (2): 173–199.
Published: 01 June 2004
... . New York : Oxford UP , 2000 . Smith Sidonie . `` Performativity, Autobiographical Practice, Resistance .'' a/b: Auto/Biography Studies 10 : 1 ( 1995 ): 17 - 33 . —., and Watson Julia , eds. Women, Autobiography, Theory: A Reader . Madison : U of Wisconsin P , 1998...
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Genre (1 September 2008) 41 (3-4): 149–175.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Analysing Weblogs , Stanford University , 2006 . Rak Julie . “ The Digital Queer: Weblogs and Internet Identity .” Biography 28.1 ( 2005 ): 166 - 82 . Rimmon-Kenan Shlomith . “ The Story of ‘I’: Illness and Narrative Identity .” Narrative 10.1 ( 2002 ): 9 - 27 . Roberts...
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Genre (1 June 2002) 35 (2): 383–387.
Published: 01 June 2002
... serves less as a conventional biography than as a framework for Weil and Wolfe's later explorations of particular periods in Ellison's career. If Ellison fictionalizes his life, however, he also biographilizes his fiction; the narra- tor who reminisces about the pleasures of childhood at the opening...
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Genre (1 June 2006) 39 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 June 2006
... work legible—biography, associationism, or a rather idiosyncratic and capricious recourse to Barthes, Derrida, Kristeva—work exclusively on the signifier. Which latter work, of course, claims that that was what Stein was doing. And. But. For years I worked like that, I...
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Genre (1 June 2006) 39 (2): 352–357.
Published: 01 June 2006
... been lost to the edi- tor's limitations in choosing to explore only this single issue of morality. Section three includes five more essays that marry classic noir films to a particular philosophical concept. Paul A. Cantor traces the biography and work of Edgar G. Ulmer back to German...
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Genre (1 December 2016) 49 (3): 359–383.
Published: 01 December 2016
... biographies and memoirs within twelve years of his death. While he did not write his own life history, he was aware it would be done, as he is reported saying to Hester Lynch Thrale ([1942] 1951, 173) in 1773: “I wonder said he who will be my Biographer? . . . I intend to disappoint the Dogs, and either...
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Genre (1 September 2001) 34 (3-4): 339–343.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina, and Richard Farina, provides a narrative about these four figures from the early 1960's through the death of Richard Fari- na in April of 1966. Hajdu, whose first book was Lush Life: The Biography of Billy Strayhorn, gives us here some of the research...
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Genre (1 September 2001) 34 (3-4): 349–353.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., and Richard Farina, provides a narrative about these four figures from the early 1960's through the death of Richard Fari- na in April of 1966. Hajdu, whose first book was Lush Life: The Biography of Billy Strayhorn, gives us here some of the research he been doing since 1974, when he began an...
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Genre (1 September 2001) 34 (3-4): 354–361.
Published: 01 September 2001
... narrative about these four figures from the early 1960's through the death of Richard Fari- na in April of 1966. Hajdu, whose first book was Lush Life: The Biography of Billy Strayhorn, gives us here some of the research he been doing since 1974, when he began an article that became the genesis for...
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Genre (1 December 2013) 46 (3): 285–315.
Published: 01 December 2013
... effort to re-­create a journey exposes much of the imaginative invention that informs the creative nonfiction that is travel writing. Analyzing these moments where texts merge and biography shades into autobiography — pressure points where an author imposes his or her journey and imagination on...
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Genre (1 March 2003) 36 (1-2): 29–46.
Published: 01 March 2003
... shows how the author and the condemned collaborate to produce a criminal biography.6 Through Sawyer's confession and the description of her trial, Goodcole's pamphlet uncovers the prejudicial workings of the justice system in English witch trials. Viviana Comensoli has argued that...