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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 1–44.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Jack Vespa GEORGIC INQUISITIVENESS, PASTORAL MEDITATION, ROMANTIC REFLEXIVITY: "NUTTING" AND THE FIGURE OF WORDSWORTH AS POET JACK VESPA, UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN Introduction: Wordsworth's Georgic? Pastoral? Poetics Wordsworth's discussions of his program for poetry...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Margaret Ronda This essay examines a georgic inheritance in American poetry that reconfigures the disenchanted character of Virgilian georgic in light of the changing historical conditions of capitalist modernization. These poems, rather than portraying agrarian labor as a figure for social...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Universities P , 1962 . Theocritus . The Idylls . Trans. Wells Robert . Harmondsworth : Penguin , 1989 . Thompson Lawrance , ed. Selected Letters of Robert Frost . New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston , 1964 . Virgil . Eclogues, Georgics, Aeneid I-VI . Trans...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 373–394.
Published: 01 September 2004
... and control. Because appositum gives a word "an appropriate adjective" (Quintilian qtd Son- nino 30), the whole of the Georgicon could be viewed as that figure writ large, as the adjectival enlargement of "segetes," "vites," "boves" and "apes." W. F. Jack- son Knight observes that "in the Georgics...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 267–295.
Published: 01 July 2017
... by writers influenced by the secular ethical possibilities of generally stoic principles of the self (economization of affect, among other values) and georgic principles of the value of immersion in some human vision of nature. This mode of ethical resistance was a poetic favorite of the royalists over...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Reading , edited by Elam Helen Regueiro Ferguson Frances , 158 – 71 . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press . Graver Bruce E. 1991 . “Wordsworth's Georgic Pastoral: Otium and Labor in ‘Michael.’” European Romantic Review 1 , no. 2 : 119 – 34 . Grose Francis...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2002
... their creator and governor; and therefore God main- tained amongst them the great article of faith in him, by manifestations of him- self; by sending angels to declare his will; by miracles, and by prophecies. (1:60-1) Although Jortin's focus on earthly labour indicates something of a georgic...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 135–158.
Published: 01 July 2016
... who process the wilder- ness sit round their “gigantic hearths” and speak of “very simple things,” tradi- tions of the “Blessed Isles” from which they traveled (391). Lovecraft constructs a colonial semipastoral, a kind of georgic where the Anglo-­Saxon spirit is at once imported...