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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Marissa Greenberg COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. WORKS CITED Adams Henry Hitch . English Domestic or, Homiletic Tragedy: 1572-1642 . New...
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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Megan Ward Critics have struggled to account for realist characters’ development on the repetitive timescale of Victorian domestic realism, which is devoted to representing the sameness of daily routine. This essay argues that this struggle stems from literary criticism’s implicit reliance...
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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 161–165.
Published: 01 July 2022
...Frances E. Dolan The conclusion considers Mary Collier's poem “The Woman's Labour” (1739) and Alice Oswald's Memorial (2011), a rewriting of the Iliad . Both, Kadue shows, articulate how repetitive labor constitutes masculine heroism and how making poetry resembles manual domestic labor...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 119–143.
Published: 01 September 2009
... 10.2 ( 1990 ): 217 - 39 . Print . ---. Infinite Jest: A Novel . Boston : Little , 1996 . Print . ---. A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments . New York : Little , 1997 . Print . TAMING PARANOIA: UNDERGROUND CINEMA AND THE DOMESTICATION...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 73–98.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Gretchen Braun On the surface Bram Stoker's 1897 Dracula and Mary Cholmondeley's 1899 Red Pottage seem alike only in their fin de siècle publication dates and their popularity with the reading public. Yet Stoker's bloody chronicle of vampire hunting and Cholmondeley's melodramatic domestic tale...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 343–370.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of “domestic containment.” In Requiem for a Nun Faulkner returned to the themes of the woman’s film in his own Hollywood-inspired melodrama. Far from creating an “homage,” however, Faulkner drew on the drive for social conformity inherent in the genre but redeployed its tropes in a subversive fashion to launch...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 359–393.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... Though they expand the British Empire's, rather than simply their own, sphere of influence, they belie Haggard's imaginative mastery, for in domesticating the empire these heroines transcend domestication, commanding authority far beyond the garden gate. Through an analysis of The Ghost Kings (1908...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the sentimental novel as space for unembarrassed male tenderness by nullifying nation as a structuring force of masculinity, excluding the mother from the plot, and rendering sheltered domesticity as unheimlich . McCarthy's good-guy sentimental thereby undoes an implicitly matriarchal domestic power structure...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 123–135.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Alisa Del Re This essay investigates the present reality of reproduction and the labor it requires. Labor of reproduction, encompassing not only childbearing and rearing but also more generally domestic labor and the care of dependent persons, is usually excluded from political and economic...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 189–211.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Elizabeth Bennet's desires, we see them actualized in the same way that domestic life is constructed in the Bennet home—through repetitive and circular movements that straddle the divide between the concrete and the abstract. Mining the creative tension between physical movement and narrative movement...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 199–229.
Published: 01 July 2014
... throughout suburban narratives stems from feelings of isolation and detachment. Joyce Carol Oates's novel provides an opportunity to rethink the relationship between supposedly private, domestic problems and public history. Through allusions to the Detroit riot of 1967 and the Vietnam War, Expensive People...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... tale of domestic anxiety, a farce of jealous subterfuge. Nevertheless, the writing deals in intensities that disrupt the quotidian frame, particularly in scenes attending to the inanimate stuff of the middle-class lifeworld. Most Sansom criticism reads this paraphernalia according to first-wave...
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Genre (2019) 52 (1): 25–50.
Published: 01 April 2019
... and the show’s adaptation to a contemporary media and historical environment. Contrary to earlier female warrior narratives, in which home threatens to confine the adventurer, Homeland treats the domestic realm as a space of adventure, where the rogue hero can investigate the wider world of war through binge...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 April 2013
... domestic or professional life and taking it over for personal gain. To fight the young vampire, the speaker in “Vampyren” cuts off contact, at which point, “now he [Cinnober] dried up, and could not write for years” (119).4 Without access to the teacher’s life, his professional and domestic milieu...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 29–46.
Published: 01 March 2003
... on Witchcraft and Magic among Shakespeare’s Contemporaries and His Immediate Successors . London : Routledge and Kegan Paul , 1962 . Comensoli Viviana . “ Witchcraft and Domestic Tragedy in The Witch of Edmonton .” Politics of Gender in Early Modern Europe: Vol. XII Sixteenth Century Essays...
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Genre (2022) 55 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., geographical reach, and readership appeal of the foreignizing crime novel have increased significantly. Readers with cosmopolitan tastes are now able to travel vicariously on all continents via foreignized crime novels, guided by an Anglosphere author bridging the gap between foreign places and domestic...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 57–82.
Published: 01 September 2006
... University Press , 1999 . Turner Frederick Jackson . The Frontier in American History . New York : Dover , 1996 . Wexler Laura . Tender Violence: Domestic Visions in an Age of U.S. Imperialism . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2000 . Yung Judy . Chinese...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 June 2012
... . Beecher Catherine . (1841) 1842 . A Treatise on Domestic Economy, for the Use of Young Ladies at Home, and at School . Rev. ed. Boston : T. H. Webb . Berlant Lauren . 2008 . The Female Complaint: The Unfinished Business of Sentimentality in American Culture . Durham, NC : Duke...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 371–388.
Published: 01 December 2005
... by interpreting how the twinned pressures of globalization and U.S. multiculturalism overwrite the domestic (both familial and national) in contemporary U.S. culture. As national culture seeks to understand the effects of globalization on the form of the nation- space, I argue, national anxieties...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 213–237.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., and quite problematically, involves an ideal of monogamous coupling, the promise of domesticity, and the comfortable routi- nization that domesticity seems to provide.” The “promise of domesticity” in chick lit operates not only as the event hori- zon at the end of the novel but as the condition...