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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 405–427.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Jaimey Fisher © COPYRIGHT 2004 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2004 WORKS CITED Anderson Benedict . Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism . 1983 . New York : Verso , 1994 . Andrews Edmund . “In a Twist, Germans are Recruited by the...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 299–327.
Published: 01 June 2012
... “Satiric Nationalism” and “Satiric Exile” to explicate Mansfield's technique in “Germans at Meat,” showing that her purpose was to attack British as well as German nationalism from a colonialist stance of marginality and exile. After analyzing “The Swing of the Pendulum” as a transitional tale and...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 2016
... seems germane that his theory be fleshed out through poetic art. Agamben reveals messianic temporality and its political effects in Woolf, just as Woolf's poetic prose gives to Agamben's ideas a representational bloom. By offering To the Lighthouse as a paradigm, this essay illustrates how Agamben's...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 407–429.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Marla Zubel This essay examines the ways divergent theories of materiality influenced the practices and critical assessments of literary reportage in primarily two interwar avant-garde movements—German New Objectivity (Neue Sachlichkeit) and Soviet Factography. The essay turns first to the...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 13–26.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- tions for political action. There is no room for this attempt here. Note, however, how difficult the step toward a modern state and a unified nation must have been precisely because one did not want to and could not abandon the Germanic roots of the German social order. The dangers of...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 11–12.
Published: 01 March 2010
... (and later lordly or princely) habitation. Hence, Brunner can speak of an array of lands or territories that make up the whole of the larger German Reich, or empire. And finally, Brunner will use Land as a substitute for the entirety of the Reich, a trans-tribal Germanic empire that possesses...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Auschwitz . Ed. Sicher Efraim . Urbana and Chicago : U of Illinois P , 1998 . 276 - 94 . Kerr Philip . A German Requiem . 1991 . London : Penguin , 1992 . —. March Violets . 1989 . London : Penguin , 1990 . —. The Pale Criminal . 1990 . London : Penguin , 1991...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- ceived, especially outside the cities, as the fatal decay of traditional morality. Worse, in the minds of the disaffected, the inadequacies of the Weimar Republic had become Exhibit A in the prosecution of a theory somewhat peculiar to mod- ern Germany: that the liberal German nation-state only...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
... "understanding a word" might be said to be a state. ("State" here translates the German "Zustand," which could also be rendered as "condition The countering remark ("But a mental state questions, however, whether understanding a word can be said to be a mental state, thereby pursuing Wittgenstein's...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 361–372.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Luke Carson Benjamin Walter , The Arcades Project , trans. Eiland Howard and McLaughlin Kevin , prepared on the basis of the German volume edited by Tiedemann Rolf . Cambridge MA and London, England : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , 1999 © COPYRIGHT 2001...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 55–87.
Published: 01 March 2002
... , 1969 . —. Origins of German Tragic Drama . Trans. Osborne John . London : Verso , 1985 . —. Reflections . Ed. Demetz Peter . Trans. Jephcott Edmund . New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich , 1978 . —. Schriften . 2 Volumes . Ed. Adorno Theodor Adorno Gretel...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 358–361.
Published: 01 June 2006
... bombardment of London began, combined with the German V-l attacks, H.D. was motivated to return to her earlier work on this text, now writing in a more immediately testimonial style. The physical situation of writing while under attack also produces changes in both earlier and later sections...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 113–134.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Press , 1969 . Print . Breul Karl . New Cassell’s German Dictionary . Ed. and rev. Betteridge Harold T. . New York : Funk & Wagnalls , 1958 . Print . Carey John , ed. The Faber Book of Reportage . London : Faber and Faber , 1987; rpt. as Eyewitness to History...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 279–282.
Published: 01 September 2010
...- trievability of all pleasures in life. Thus we exclaim: “how brief the night is for amusement!” It is because at joyful moments life seems racing, while at dry and distressing times, the days, as if lamed, drag along in what Germans call “Lange- weile,” which literally...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 219–241.
Published: 01 September 2001
... ensure that "German art" would continue to be German. He saw himself as a "German musician," the last protector of "German music" for "German people" (Shirakawa 202, 302, and 315). Beetho- ven's Ninth Symphony was particularly important to him in this respect, as "the very best of Germanness...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Underground. Her Real Glory follows Leni — an obvious nod to the German director — a French singer who is involved in the French Resis- tance in Nazi-­occupied Paris. Betraying her fellow French insurgents, she falls in love with a German officer who makes her famous in Berlin. Returning to Paris and...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 221–238.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of ideas that have come to be central to discourses of globalization5: 1) Global cultural "flows," in Hsuan Hsu's discussion of perspective painting in Japan and the US, and in Jaimey Fisher's consideration of two recent German films; 2) Cultural disembedding and hybridization, in Abby...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 165–171.
Published: 01 March 2006
...-cultivation (which is what Bildung connotes) and to suggest the possibilities of independent decision at the birth of a democratic Western civi- lization. The claim to the right of individual development, inspired by German humanism, was then taken further by a set of Anglo-American writers who were...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 353–368.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... In Being and Time, from 1927, the whole of the grand Wilhelmine German Kultur becomes a problem. The problematic dimension of Being and Time can in no way be reduced to the “philosophical record” of the crisis of Weimar liber- alism. Heidegger goes back to the roots...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 179–192.
Published: 01 March 2005
... translation, and it is also a translation from the German. It directly alludes to the German jurist and legal scholar Carl Schmitt's laconic definition of sovereignty. Schmitt began his Political Theology (Politische Theolo- gie, 1922) by defining the "Sovereign" as "he who can decide on the state of...