1-20 of 243 Search Results for

country

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Genre (2014) 47 (3): 335–356.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Lee Clark Mitchell Cormac McCarthy's novel No Country for Old Men (2005), like Ethan Coen and Joel Coen's film adaptation (2007), poses two genres against one another, drawing on film noir techniques to defy what their Western materials seem to solicit. Fleeting gestures at wide-open landscape...
Journal Article
Genre (2021) 54 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Liz Shek-Noble Alexis Wright's second novel, Carpentaria , received critical acclaim upon its publication by Giramondo in 2006. As the recipient of the Miles Franklin Literary Award in 2007, Carpentaria cemented Wright's position as the country's foremost Indigenous novelist. This article places...
Journal Article
Genre (2019) 52 (3): 179–205.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and 6 of Sarah Orne Jewett s The Country of the Pointed Firs ([1896] 2000) describe an encounter between the sojourning narrator and Captain Lit- tlepage, a retired shipmaster and leftover from Maine s long- defunct shipping industry. The aged captain is returning from the funeral of a certain Mrs. Begg...
Journal Article
Genre (2013) 46 (2): 123–135.
Published: 01 July 2013
...) to Gosta Esping-­ Anderson (2011), are making the same point, as this is now happening in some European countries with an enlargement of the market sector of services. Starting in the mid-­eighties there was a macroscopic restructuring of repro- ductive labor at the global level. It was probably...
Journal Article
Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 1–44.
Published: 01 March 2005
... at representations of nature and country life, "The Uses of Contradiction: Pope's 'Epistle to Bathhurst'" (written with Harriet Guest) and "Being is Perceiving: James Thomson and John Clare," both from Poetry, Language and Politics, build upon his earlier studies of the subject in eighteenth-century British...
Journal Article
Genre (2002) 35 (1): 25–53.
Published: 01 March 2002
... . Burford Robert . Description of a View of the City of Lima, and the Surrounding Country, Now Exhibiting at the Panorama, Leicester Square … from Drawings taken by Lieut. W. Smyth, R.N . London , 1836 . —. Description of a View of the City of Mexico, and Surrounding Country, Now Exhibiting...
Journal Article
Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 163–190.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and the Imagery of War.” Feminist Media Studies 5 . 3 ( 2005 ): 367 - 70 . Atkinson Rick . In the Company of Soldiers: A Chronicle of Combat . New York : Holt , 2004 . Aufderheide Pat . “Your Country, My Country: How Films About the Iraq War Construct Publics.” Framework...
Journal Article
Genre (2000) 33 (2): 171–198.
Published: 01 June 2000
... . Williams Raymond . The Country and the City . New York : Oxford UP , 1973 . Yau John . “The Pleasures of Doubting.” Doty , ed. 38 - 45 . NEW WINDOWS ON NEW YORK: THE URBAN PASTORAL VISION OF JAMES SCHUYLER AND JANE FREILICHER TIMOTHY GRAY, CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK...
Journal Article
Genre (2006) 39 (4): 43–63.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... “ Introduction .” A Brother is a Stranger. By Toru Matsumoto . New York : John Day , 1946 . ---. “ Introduction .” My Country and My People . By Yutang Lin . 2nd ed. New York : John Day , 1939 . Campomanes Oscar V. “ The New Empire's Forgetful and Forgotten Citizens...
Journal Article
Genre (2005) 38 (3): 231–256.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Liberal Pluralism Be Exported? Western Political Theory and Ethnic Relations in Eastern Europe . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2002 . Nussbaum Martha C. and respondents. For Love of Country: Debating the Limits of Patriotism . Boston : Beacon Press , 1996 . Nussbaum Martha...
Journal Article
Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 271–293.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of participating in one of many alleged post-war conspiracies, was pressed to appeal to the gov- ernment for wages owed him, and for a discharge from military service in, as he wrote, "a country torn apart by factions and civil wars" (qtd. in Miller 142). Although Riley apparently saw fighting...
Journal Article
Genre (2017) 50 (2): 267–295.
Published: 01 July 2017
... by the Simple novels with great significance. Place finds itself used in a wide array of registers throughout the novels and the century, including two modes that will concern this discussion deeply: the metonymic mode in which place means “estate” or country house (indicating a slipperi- ness between...
Journal Article
Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of a view of the city of Calcutta; now exhibiting at the Panorama, Leicester Square . London : J.& C. Adlard , 1830 . —. Description of a view of the city of Edinburgh and surrounding country, now exhibiting in the Panorama, Leicester Square . London : J.& C. Adlard , 1825...
Journal Article
Genre (2013) 46 (2): 117–121.
Published: 01 July 2013
... a long way — but not too far. The year 1967 moved quickly, and a few months later those improbable conversa- tions would become the common language of millions of workers and students throughout the country. The year 1968 was at the gates, and the workers’ revolt would really explode...
Journal Article
Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 91–113.
Published: 01 March 2010
... And Devon Hodges, George Mason University The cover of a recent edition of Gertrude Stein’s only murder mystery depicts a Gothic setting: two autumnal, leafless trees stand before a gloomy country house. Above, written in bright red ink on what look like floorboards...
Journal Article
Genre (2011) 44 (2): 181–204.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., for the field of Caribbean women’s writing. Beka Lamb is only one example of a large number of bildungsromane written by Caribbean women writers and indeed by many writers in postcolo- nial countries.1 This proliferation of postcolonial bildungsromane appears at first glance surprising, given the genre’s...
Journal Article
Genre (2020) 53 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and emotional consequences for Greek citizens. EU austerity measures ostensibly reprimanded the country whose founding myth asserts itself as the birthplace of European identity and subordinated Greece s power as a sovereign nation. With unemploy- ment reaching the highest the European Union had ever seen (BBC...
Journal Article
Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 369–381.
Published: 01 September 2010
... self-isolation—within the context of the past 250 years, that is, within the period of Modernity. Our main goal was to com- pare the specifically Russian features of modernization processes with the dra- matic scenarios played out in countries like Spain, Portugal, Germany...
Journal Article
Genre (2006) 39 (3): 157–187.
Published: 01 September 2006
... native land yet bereft of a country. Held as a political prisoner and tortured while in colonial custody, Ahn, who in his own words "hasten[ed] to sacrifice even [his] own life for the cause of revolution" (qtd. in H. Kim 244), died in 1938, on the eve of the world war culminating in the Allied...
Journal Article
Genre (2017) 50 (2): 239–265.
Published: 01 July 2017
... as national micropublishing outlets in certain African countries (the Ivory Coast, Morocco, and Senegal). A point worth emphasizing though is that the products of the micro-­national sector do not essentially circulate out of that context much in the same way that the works...