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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 169–178.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., and Postmodernism: Anger is an Energy . Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage , 1997 . Nietzsche Friedrich . “On Truth and Lie in an Extra-Moral Sense.” The Portable Nietzsche . Ed. Kaufmann Walter . New York : Viking , 1954 . 42 - 47 . ROCK AND THE CONDITION OF POSTMODERNITY WILLIAM RICHEY...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 259–264.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Alexis Chema Genre, Vol. 53, No. 3 December 2020 DOI 10.1215/00166928-8847227 © 2020 by University of Oklahoma Reviews Cluster: Form alexis chema Yohei Igarashi, The Connected Condition: Romanticism and the Dream of Communication, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2019. Can poets only...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 317–344.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Simon Hay This essay asks what it means to call Tsitsi Dangarembga's Nervous Conditions (1988) a postcolonial bildungsroman. It argues that there is a fundamental contradiction in the term between the pressures and practices of bildung (education; development; formation), on the one hand...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Fiona Green This essay considers the aubade as a special case of that threshold condition to which all lyric utterance is subject. Drawing on recent work by Mutlu Konuk Blasing, it argues that the dawn songs in Jorie Graham's The Errancy (1997) instantiate and figure the interference of linguistic...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of the historical antagonism between the law and urban queer subcultures. Each writer also saw this antagonism as linked to the cop's privileged place in the conventionalized representations of gay pornography. Rechy maintained that men's cop fetish revealed the ways the law set punishment as the enabling condition...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Aimee Armande Wilson This essay argues that the presence of birth control in a narrative interrupts generic conventions by conditioning modernist subjectivities. The symbolic possibilities of birth control carry the promise and threat of rupture. In the case of Flannery O'Connor's short story...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 435–459.
Published: 01 December 2015
...-class subject to a sense of self-worth without subordination. This article contends that in these classic pieces of British working-class literature Sillitoe sketches—in a sequential and incremental manner—a “strategy of refusal” of the conditions of incorporation defined by postwar capitalism...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 303–329.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Alysia Kolentsis Prevailing critical practice has tended to position tragedy as an influential but limited antecedent to the novel. The conditions of the bourgeois novelistic universe are seen to undermine and mitigate the effects of tragedy. The very occurrence of a tragic event precludes any...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 277–291.
Published: 01 September 2011
... there as complementary epistemic devices and empower poets by differently accommodating the complexities of pain. Metaphors become important when they offer patients a way to understand their conditions and when they enable doctors or caregivers to reimagine the patient's experience. One example of a narrative poem...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 33–55.
Published: 01 April 2013
... life, in particular the function of material conditioning within the institutions of the nation-state. The rise of such a political technology, this article suggests, was an important precondition for Lawrence's own emphasis on alternative categories of political life, most importantly the “primary...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 189–211.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., the film shows how interiority is a product of the material and relational conditions of everyday life. Hence my examination of movement does not simply bring attention to an everyday reality foregrounded in the film but makes visible the sense of process or becoming that is essential to the notion...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Margaret Ronda This essay examines a georgic inheritance in American poetry that reconfigures the disenchanted character of Virgilian georgic in light of the changing historical conditions of capitalist modernization. These poems, rather than portraying agrarian labor as a figure for social...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 153–179.
Published: 01 July 2017
... of Sweden's recent neoliberal turn. Social and political conditions in Sweden are ripe for the production of the cultural affect Peter Sloterdijk diagnoses as “cynical reason” or “modern cynicism” in his influential work, Critique of Cynical Reason . For Sloterdijk, the conflicted postmodern cynic affirms...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 219–241.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Theodore Gracyk © COPYRIGHT 2002 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2002 WORKS CITED Arendt Hannah Between Past and Future: Eight Exercises in Political Thought . Enlarged edition . New York : Viking Press , 1968 . —. The Human Condition . Chicago : The University Of Chicago...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 157–180.
Published: 01 June 2011
... conditions of enslavement, imprisonment, and social death. In pursuing this rejection and its own immanent intelligibility, Jack- son’s letters become an affirmation of blackness as a condition of emancipated life. “When I revolt slavery dies with me. I refuse to pass it down...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 407–428.
Published: 01 September 2002
... A THEORETICAL CONCEPTION OF CONTEMPORARY RADICAL PRISON PRAXIS DYLAN RODRIGUEZ, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE Introduction: Beyond genre, a "repression so formidable" The very suggestion of "prison writing" as a literary genre1 begs larger ques- tions: What are the conditions...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 33–62.
Published: 01 March 2001
... exhibits a unique and describable subjectivity—whether that be a conscious being, an expression of personality and individualism, or a conditional position in language organiz- ing and articulating the construction of personal feelings, thoughts, and con- cerns—various critics are able to validate...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 211–230.
Published: 01 September 2005
... from envy or covetousness, nor from a generalized lack of intelligence or understanding, nor from any irrecon- cilable cultural difference or antagonism, and still less or from any condition of pure evil. Rather, it derives from a sense of injustice, a sense of being ignored, marginalized...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 371–388.
Published: 01 December 2005
... and spaces of national identity become mutable, producing profound anxieties about the stability of the border and boundaries of both the nation and its subjects, anxieties that are most clearly manifest in what I refer to here as the postnational. Under postnational conditions, the effects...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 405–423.
Published: 01 September 2011
... ): 129 – 36 . Expert Patients Programme Community Interest Company . 2007 . Self-Management of Long-Term Health Conditions: A Handbook for People with Chronic Disease . Boulder, CO : Bull . Fatchett Anita . 1994 . Politics, Policy and Nursing . Oxford : Bailliere Tindall...