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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 39-57.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Geoffrey Baker Focusing in particular on Wilkie Collins's The Law and the Lady (1875) and Anthony Trollope's Phineas Redux (1873), this essay examines the manner in which Victorian novels grapple with various forms of evidence, ranging from the forensic and detective knowledge of the police to a...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 285-307.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., I draw on recent research that has turned to the private concerns of everyday life, or micropolitics, under fascist regimes. McCullers's emphasis on the micropolitical dimension of small-town American life echoes these recent insights in fascism studies, demonstrating the evident transatlantic...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 303-329.
Published: 01 December 2016
... themselves ensnared between their wills and their fates, and the limited choices of women represent a muted but authentic version of tragedy. In Eliot's work the seemingly narrow narratives of individual lives—a point frequently offered as evidence for the nontragic nature of Eliot's novels—prove to have...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 29-53.
Published: 01 March 2011
... article risks the claim that in Mailer's conflicted attempts to write the collective form we can not only locate stark evidence of the retreat of class-based models in the American political imaginary but also map the ways in which the novel genre adapts to political change. The paper also attends to a...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 395-422.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lheisa Dustin This article argues that the creative autobiography The Sword Went Out to Sea and other later work of the modernist American writer H.D. evidence foreclosure: a mode of psychic “denegation,” as Jacques Lacan describes it, in which words, thoughts, and people are not differentiated...
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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 21-53.
Published: 01 April 2014
... serial novel for several reasons. First, I will demonstrate that what some call Potter 's incoherence is evidence of Melville's lost faith in narrative; second, Potter is about war and politics, as is the poetry; and third, I will show that it was not until Melville faced the Civil War in a poetic form...
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Genre (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 (2017) 50 (1): 1-18.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., such as evidence, which invite scrutiny. Mary Poovey (1998, 1), at the beginning of A History of the Modern Fact, asks: “What are facts? Are they incontrovertible data that simply demonstrate what is true? Or are they bits of evidence marshaled to persuade others of the theory one sets out with...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 163-164.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Quijote (Madrid 2001). He argues that the reader of Quixote cannot avoid submitting to this endolectura without going in opposition to classical Aristotelian preceptive thinking. This is evident in the baroque writing of Cervantes, he maintains, because if it were not the case it would not...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 145-166.
Published: 01 September 2009
... individuals. Next, I consider how Mumbo Jumbo and the thriller represent the discovery of hidden knowledge through solving puzzles and trusting informants. Thirdly, I focus on why the key evidence that would substantiate the alternative histories offered by Mumbo Jumbo and other thrillers almost...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 211-214.
Published: 01 March 2003
...-Itnyre's discussion of music as the "other" aesthetic takes on an especially ironic meaning when it is seen as actively "othering" female characters in Eliot's novels. This is particularly evident in the case of Daniel Deronda's Gwendolen, who is ultimately silenced and forced to give up her...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 215-219.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Eliot's fiction (102). Clapp-Itnyre's discussion of music as the "other" aesthetic takes on an especially ironic meaning when it is seen as actively "othering" female characters in Eliot's novels. This is particularly evident in the case of Daniel Deronda's Gwendolen, who is ultimately silenced and...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 211-215.
Published: 01 March 2008
... experience or a transparency of language to the things of which it wrote, but were registering the presence of new possibilities of experience that were most in evidence—phenomeno- logically, formally and technologically—in the experience of film. According to McCabe's thesis, the four modernist poets...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 119-129.
Published: 01 July 2015
... : Cloppenburch . Hurles Matthew E. Sykes Bryan C. Jobling Mark A. Forster Peter . 2005 . “The Dual Origin of the Malagasy in Island Southeast Asia and East Africa: Evidence from Maternal and Paternal Lineages.” American Journal of Human Genetics 76 , no. 5 : 894 – 901 . van...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 139-152.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., with Victorian “texts frequently exploring (and self-­consciously at that) the tensions among data, information, evidence, and narrativized knowledge” (pers. comm., March 2, 2014). And yet Genre, Vol. 50, No. 1  April 2017  DOI 10.1215/00166928-3761396  © 2017 by University of Oklahoma 140...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 361-372.
Published: 01 September 2000
... presentation than others. The evidence suggests that it is at least the case that there are different degrees of organization and preparation manifest in the various parts of the manuscript. Tiedemann opted for a fairly straight rendition of the existing manuscripts, supplemented by assorted docu...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 335-347.
Published: 01 September 2011
... York : Clarkson Potter . Charon Rita . 2006 . Narrative Medicine: Honoring the Stories of Illness . New York : Oxford University Press . Eddy David M. 2005 . “Evidence-Based Medicine: A Unified Approach.” Health Affairs 24 : 9 – 17 . Gawande Atul . 2002...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 151-169.
Published: 01 March 2008
... figuration of the unrepresentable, operating as the privileged mode of representing totality. Even though its method of allegorical representation is indirection, the CTG's premium on collecting emphasizes the generic value placed on the direct, on the particularity of demonstrative evidence...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 148-150.
Published: 01 December 2006
... recent controversy over A Million Little Pieces—a work of fic- tion marketed as memoir—offers further evidence that genre still matters. Although the critical debate about The Woman Warrior persists well into the 1990s, Asian American literary criticism is increasingly aware of the restric...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 19-38.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Committee on Fire Protection, Together with the Proceedings of the Committee, Minutes of Evidence, and Appendix.” Sessional Papers , Reports of Committees , vol. 10 , 1 – 287 . Hume David . (1748) 2000 . An Enquiry concerning Human Understanding: A Critical Edition . Edited by Beauchamp...