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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 (2022) 55 (2): 161–165.
Published: 01 July 2022
... to put the future into suspension; the inseparability of domesticity and paid labor, intellectual and manual work; the irritation of constant uncertainty; and the hard, unending slog of maintaining. While Domestic Georgic is grounded in the particulars of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and its...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 1–44.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in the Greater Romantic Lyric .'' From Sensibility to Romanticism . Eds. Hilles Frederick W. Bloom Harold . New York : Oxford UP , 1965 . 527 - 560 . Addison Joseph . `` An Essay on Virgil's Georgics .'' Eighteenth-Century Critical Essays . Ed. Elledge Scott . Vol. 1 . Ithaca...
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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
... 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 the long period of turmoil, offering a principled mode of disengagement with the values...
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Genre (2023) 56 (3): 337–341.
Published: 01 December 2023
... of the book—a georgic model in Thomson's The Seasons (1726–30) and a model that draws upon the concept of translatio imperii in Liberty: A Poem (1735). The second half of the chapter turns to the book's main thesis that Romantic political progressivism was conceptualized against narratives of uniform...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., and the Apocalyptic Fallacy.” In The Wordsworthian Enlightenment: Romantic Poetry and the Ecology 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...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2002
... 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 rather than a conventionally pastoral view of history, the opposition he...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 135–158.
Published: 01 July 2016
... constructs a colonial semipastoral, a kind of georgic where the Anglo-­Saxon spirit is at once imported and authentic, somehow older than the wilderness it displaces. In Otranto Alfonso, Theodore’s ancestor, haunts the castle after his original right to rule has been usurped by Manfred...