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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 (2016) 49 (3): 407-429.
Published: 01 December 2016
... reportage writing of Joseph Roth and Ilya Ehrenburg as representative examples of the conceptualizations of the “object” and the “fact” put forward by these movements, and the second half of the essay shows how and to what political effect works of reportage by Siegfried Kracauer and Walter Benjamin blur...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 277-291.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Marilyn McEntyre This article considers the value of narrative poetry for stories of illness, a form that holds the facts of those stories in creative tension between extension and compression, elaboration and implication, chronological time and the timeless moment. Narrative and metaphor converge...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 279-282.
Published: 01 September 2010
... that you’re freshly clean after the bath, and the flower or the meal appeals to you. It’s mainly due to the fact that you’re free from care and a relaxed soul can concentrate on the physical perception for the enjoyment of appreciation and appraisal. If you’re in...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 319-329.
Published: 01 June 2004
...- turbed. Then they said, "The only thing we want to know is if there is a dot in that place, a word in another"; it had nothing to do with music or sound, just with sym- bols. In fact, the music that I've been writing for thirty years and that I call har- molodic is like we're manufacturing...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 191-197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... tension found at the heart of teaching a memoir like this one, the tension between the personal tragedy and the historical, fact- based context. Issues raised in the articles deal with historical approaches, liter- ary analysis, and sociological descriptions of Wiesel’s native culture, that of an...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 1-18.
Published: 01 April 2017
... History of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Popper Karl . (1935) 2002 . The Logic of Scientific Discoveries . London : Routledge . Citations refer to the 2002 edition . Rosenberg Daniel...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 39-57.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Mary . 1998 . A History of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Schramm Jan-Melissa . 2000 . Testimony and Advocacy in Victorian Law, Literature, and Theology . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 279-290.
Published: 01 September 2001
... often referred to as a genius in the music press. The fact that he did not play one note only made the album more astonishing, given that he had sculpted a remarkably coherent sym- phony from the various archives of his collection: soul, funk, hip hop, heavy metal, alternative rock, sixties...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 207-217.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., now. And so with translations from a literature of the (or a) future. The fact that it hasn’t yet been written, the mere absence of a text to translate, doesn’t make all that much difference. What was and what may be lie, like children whose...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 307-326.
Published: 01 September 2010
... “love” or of “honor,” then no objection in principle could oppose the semantic analysis of such a delineated domain. In fact, such a semantic analysis could be called the grammar of a language [langue]. To accomplish this it is sufficient to apply a global...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 353-367.
Published: 01 September 2004
... some fact capable of giving a meaning 7The Italian text of this citation reads "Ma la determinazione 6 vaga, incerta, inconsistente," and it is attributed to section IX of Part II of the Philosophical Investigatons, but no such passage is to be found there. A loose approximation of the...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 99-117.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Modernist novel, then, House of Leaves suggests that what we sometimes imagine is objec- tive reality is in fact mediated and perspectival (an idea vividly demonstrated, for example, in The Sound and the Fury, in which the separate tales of the Compson brothers, together with a narrative...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 337-352.
Published: 01 September 2010
... capital and product. But isn’t the difference between product and capital related to the fact that the product, as capital, expresses a determinate relation, characteristic of a historical form of society? “The so-called contempla- tion from the standpoint of society means...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 55-74.
Published: 01 March 2011
... formal con- straints of “communicative action,” refines that consensus and translates the reli- gious insights of past tradition into rational discourse, is in fact predicated on the notion that the “modernity” inaugurated by Immanuel Kant and G. W. F. Hegel is...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 247-256.
Published: 01 September 2000
... attrac- tions but is not in fact very frequently cited. What Booth probably meant, in fact, was not that any particular text of Barthes had exercised a determining influence on American criticism, but rather that people did in those days have a habit of quoting Barthes, treating him as...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 319-329.
Published: 01 September 2000
... offered is a true one, then what do we do with the artist's expressive ges- tures or individualizing stylistic features? How do they help us make believe? For Walton, in fact, the expressive work of the artifice like "'the conspicuous brush- strokes on the surface of Van Gogh's Starry Nighf" (82...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 357-377.
Published: 01 December 2014
... a formal and a thematic level a central drama of embodiment — the fact that we are always positioned within specific bodies that are “read” in various predetermined ways. As a result, Plot intervenes in two overlapping conversations. On the one hand, as noted above, it continues a...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 29-46.
Published: 01 March 2003
... of were very visible on her body at this present" (B2V). In this passage, Good- cole exposes and emphasises the physical abuse the wife suffers instead of moral- izing on the fact of her adultery, which would be expected not only from the didactic tone of the title but because this was the...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 295-316.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Zealand or Cal- cutta, the panoramas also provided anthropological and geographic information about different countries through the "Descriptions" that accompanied them: booklets which mapped out and provided detailed facts about the spectacle at hand and that were often designed to encourage...