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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 125–149.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Tim Killick COPYRIGHT © 2008 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2008 THE PARADOX OF FAILURE IN THE MODERNIST AMERICAN SHORT STORY CYCLE TIM KILLICK, CARDIFF UNIVERSITY Since the publication of Forrest Ingram's pioneering study in 1971, the short story cycle (or short story...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 March 2006
... , 2000 . Nagel James . The Contemporary American Short-Story Cycle: The Ethnic Resonance of Genre . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State U Press , 2001 . Ortiz Simon J. ` Towards a National Indian Literature: Cultural Authenticity in Nationalism '. MELUS . ( 1981 ) 8 : 2 7 - 12...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 23–41.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Patricia P. Assimilating Asians: Gendered Strategies of Authorship in Asian America . Durham : Duke UP , 2000 . Davis Rocío G. “ Identity in Community in Ethnic Short Story Cycles: Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club, Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine, Gloria Naylor's The Women of Brewster Place...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 331–338.
Published: 01 September 2000
... locates human action in cognitively rich environments where part of the think- ing takes place in the person, part in the tools, and part in the social relationships that evolve in the context of a team at work. Commenting on the "fix cycle" that plots a ship's location on a chart, he remarks, "Since...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of the genre. 332 GENRE Many of the problematic factors in arguments about autobiographical genre actually support the designation of The Woman Warrior and similar works as short story cycles, a mode that falls outside the widely recognized categories of story and novel...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Cycle in Transition . New York : Twayne , 1995 . Dunne Robert . A New Book of the Grotesques . Kent, OH : Kent State University Press , 2005 . Fussell Edwin . “ Winesburg, Ohio: Art and Isolation .” The Achievement of Sherwood Anderson . Ed. White Ray Lewis . Chapel Hill...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 137–144.
Published: 01 July 2013
... was a fundamental collection —  the cyclostyled conference papers of the organization Potere Operaio (Workers’ Power) — that revolutionized the way we understood class struggle. A historical periodization of labor struggles worldwide into a series of identifiable cycles. Close analysis of the class...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 17–58.
Published: 01 September 2007
... a restrictive economy of blessing and the allegorical legacy of this tale from Genesis, con- centrating specifically on three fulfillments, or revisionings, of Cain and Abel's conflict from the Jacob-Esau cycle: Esau's selling of his birthright in Genesis 25, Jacob's stealing of Esau's blessing...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): i.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Nicole Reynolds 39 Shattered Dials and Mute Objects: The Surfaces of Lady Audley 's Secret Rachel A. Bowser 75 The (Im)possible Worlds of Joyce's 'Oxen of the Sun' Episode in Ulysses Margot Norris 95 The Paradox of Failure in Modernist American Short Story Cycle...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 85–108.
Published: 01 March 2004
... historiography is the pres- ence of a continuous cycle of death and resurrection. After all, as Nisenson writes in his introduction to Blue, "the cry that 'jazz is dead' has been so ubiquitous throughout jazz history that it has almost become a tradition in itself' (1). Yet for each song of mourning, jazz...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 175–182.
Published: 01 July 2013
... of writing the dissertation for my US degree. I was awarded a DEA (roughly the equivalent of a master’s degree) and entered the doctoral program (troisième cycle) with the support of Jean-­Marie Vincent as my adviser. Toni taught as a visiting professor in the same department at Paris VIII, but I...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 245–259.
Published: 01 June 2004
... is Murray's most recent installment in what some have termed the "Scooter cycle," a series of novels that follows from boyhood into adulthood a son of the South nicknamed Scooter. Born in Alabama in the late 1910s, Scooter spends his public school years in a tightly knit African Ameri- can community...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 61–82.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Karl . “ The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte .” Selected Writings . Ed. Simon Lawrence H. . Indianapolis : Hackett , 1994 . Mazzaro Jerome . “ Robert Lowell’s The Old Glory: Cycle and Epicycle .” Western Humanities Review 24 ( 1970 ): 347 - 58 . Melville Herman...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2005
... protagonists enters into the other's world, and, as Cavell notes of other works in the genre, begins to learn to see things through the other's perspective. The conflict of these points of view produces a series of crises in their relationship, the cycle of couplings and "divorces" that are so central...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2014
... and sisters before her, in a Gothic cycle of motherhood. Ruby is a social climber who prides herself on having left her rural hometown of Pitman, Tennessee, five years ago, when she married Bill Hill, a Miracle Products salesman from Flor- ida (O’Connor [1955a] 1981a, 64). As Ruby arduously ascends...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 279–290.
Published: 01 September 2001
...." Such a label—whether figured negatively or positive- ly—relies on a sense of linear history, or at least a concept of mutually legible fashion cycles. The great aesthetic whirlpool in which we currently find our- selves neither validates nor rejects any particular recent epoch. As the catwalk proves...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 89–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... feel it a little queer, wo'n't you?" (Carroll 41). Alice's appeal for sympathy is based on the idea that the experience of the normal reproductive life-cycle is inevitably strange for the subject who undergoes it. In other words, there is something paradoxically odd about an apparently...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
... : 45 – 60 . Davis Norman . 1970 . Non-Cycle Plays and Fragments . New York : Oxford University Press . Dean Jodi . 2009 . Democracy and Other Neoliberal Fantasies: Communicative Capitalism and Left Politics . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Dox Donnalee...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 March 2000
...] time. The Leopardian "separa- tion" from/in the European cultural cycle of the nineteenth century was the priv- ileged position of critique. And if, as we have indicated and as we will see better in the course of our work, Leopardi was assuredly not the only one to develop this critique...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 241–246.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., and so the cycle continues (254). This unity of poetic and readerly attention is achieved by boredom, whose lack of interest and negative affect frees the aesthetic from productivity and complacency. Yet what Alford depicts is also remarkably proximate to the hermeneutic dance of New Critical formalism...