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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Elizabeth Hewitt Thomas Koenigs , Founded in Fiction: The Uses of Fiction in the Early United States , Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2021 . Copyright © 2023 by University of Oklahoma 2023 Anyone who has spent time studying or teaching early US fiction ultimately...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 423–441.
Published: 01 December 2012
... painting portraying the royal family of Spain, is the narration of an epistemological break through the analysis of an image. In a similar fashion, Q , composed in 1999 by the four writers of the Italian collective, the Luther Blissett Project, takes a fictionalized visual representation as a point...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 1–21.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Bloom Harold . Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy . New York : Chelsea House , 1988 . Fishkin Shelley Fisher . From Fact to Fiction . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press , 1985 . ---. “ From Fact to Fiction: An American Tragedy .” Ed. Bloom Harold...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 435–459.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and on their fundamental insistence on working-class difference . Instead of offering a gradualist argument in the mold of much socialist writing of the period (whether revisionist or “New Leftist”), Sillitoe's fictional engagements point to a persistent rift, to a lasting separation that may effectively lead the working...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 39–57.
Published: 01 April 2017
... could distinguish what one might call a “belief-in-evidence” from a “belief-against-the-evidence.” This essay then demonstrates how episodes of character witness in Victorian legal fictions become venues for addressing the value of belief in others and its complex participation in the attempt...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 59–75.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of Judgment . Translated by Bernard J. H. . New York : Hafner . Citations refer to the 1951 edition . Levine George . 1981 . The Realistic Imagination: English Fiction from Frankenstein to Lady Chatterley . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Lukács György . 2002 . Studies...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 23–41.
Published: 01 December 2006
... . ---. “‘ The Hand of a Chinese Master’: José Garcia Villa and Modernist Orientalism .” MELUS 29 : 1 ( Spring 2004 ): 41 - 59 . TRAVELING GENRES AND THE FAILURE OF ASIAN AMERICAN SHORT FICTION TIMOTHY YU, UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO If the autobiographical novel is now seen as the dominant...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 177–200.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Fiction . Manchester : University Press , 2005 . I l l u s i o n s o f D e m o c r a c y i n H y p e r t e x t F i c t i o n Megan Owen, Aberystwyth University Questions of democratisation and emancipation have dominated the discourse of digital media ever since the importance...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2009
... FICTION JOSH LUKIN, TEMPLE UNIVERSITY AND JOE MOFFETT, NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY From the thriller to the tabloid, from the sitcom to the adventure story, the essays in this collection analyze contemporary fiction that derives inspiration from a number of sources once considered "low...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 21–39.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Matthew Luter COPYRIGHT © 2009 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2009 WORKS CITED Bérubé Michael . Public Access: Literary Theory and American Cultural Politics . London : Verso , 1994 . Print . Burn Stephen J. “ The End of Postmodernism: American Fiction...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Helgesson; 2015) and Memory Unbound: Tracing the Dynamics of Memory Studies (with Lucy Bond and Stef Craps; 2017). His current writing project traces the impact of the Anthropocene on the figuration of forms of life and of writing in contemporary Anglophone fiction. © 2017 by University of Oklahoma...
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Genre (2019) 52 (1): 77–83.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jean Gregorek Stougaard-Nielsen Jakob , Scandinavian Crime Fiction , London : Bloomsbury , 2017 . Copyright © 2019 by University of Oklahoma 2019 ...
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Genre (2019) 52 (2): 85–108.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Kristina Quynn This essay presents an analysis of narratives of contingency in the contemporary academic novel, particularly the mode of the “ adjunctroman .” It contends that adjunct protagonists frustrate the most recognizable mode of academic fiction—the “ Professorroman ”—with sagas...
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Genre (2020) 53 (2): 159–182.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Suk Koo Rhee This article argues that Suki Kim’s The Interpreter (2003) is influenced by and, at the same time, critically revises early American hard-boiled crime fiction, the genre with which it is least likely to be associated. Although dead bodies do not pile up in the novel, the urban world...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 271–277.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Robert Stilling Genre, Vol. 53, No. 3 December 2020 DOI 10.1215/00166928-8847253 © 2020 by University of Oklahoma Reviews Cluster: Form robert stilling Len Gutkin, Dandyism: Forming Fiction from Modernism to the Present, Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2020. In Raymond Chandler s...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 115–136.
Published: 01 March 2010
... . Modern Plastics , 16 . November 1938 : 4 . Frankl Paul T. Form and Re-Form: A Practical Handbook of Modern Interiors . New York : Harper and Brothers , 1930 . Franklin H. Bruce . “America as Science Fiction: 1939 (L'Amérique comme Science-Fiction: 1939).” Science Fiction...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 143–165.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Margaret Russett © COPYRIGHT 2001 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2001 THREE FACES OF RUTH RENDELL: FEMINISM, POPULAR FICTION, AND THE QUESTION OF GENRE MARGARET RUSSETT, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA It is commonplace in positive reviews of bestsellers to say that a book...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
... . “The Hard-Boiled Detective Novel.” Detective Fiction: A Collection of Critical Essays . Ed. Winks Robin W. . 1980 . Woodstock, Vermont : Foul Play Press , 1988 . 103 - 20 . Hammett Dashiell . The Maltese Falcon . 1930 . New York : Vintage , 1972 . —. Red Harvest . 1929 . New...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 193–196.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Anne Longmuir Conroy Mark , Muse in the Machine: American Fiction and Mass Publicity . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2004 . COPYRIGHT © 2005 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2005 WORKS CITED Billen Andrew . `` Up from the Underworld .'' London Evening...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 179–203.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Michelle Robinson This essay argues that by studying parodies of detective fiction from the turn of the twentieth century, one can envision a more complete history of the detective genre's development and the alternate paths it might have pursued. Mark Twain's A Double‐Barrelled Detective Story...