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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 17–42.
Published: 01 April 2021
...), Ferris's “big, ambitious (graphic) novel” is also a layered response against the criticisms of childishness levied against comics. Transgression in My Favorite Thing Is Monsters becomes a way of rethinking tradition—of comics, of novels, and of graphic novels—in the broader terms of cultural history...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2016
... for the Nazis, William Joyce, who was nicknamed Lord Haw-Haw and executed for treason in 1946. Lord Horror is a multimedia production appearing in novels, comic books and graphic novels, music, and films. Focusing on the graphic novel Reverbstorm (2012), this article explores the dense visual and textual...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 125–139.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Francisco. Even its unconventional form, which Schodt rightly calls a "graphic novel" (13), or perhaps more aptly, a proto-graphic novel, describes a merging of the comic strip, then a relatively recent aesthetic form, with the conventions of a novelistic narrative. Although there is a long history...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 191–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the onslaught of reporters’ questions (202). Eventually, he appears like a small, helpless child. The first question reporters ask the tiny mouse is what message he wants his readers to “get” from his graphic novel. Startled, he answers, “A message? I dunno (202). A German reporter (with a cat face...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and the Big, Ambitious (Graphic) Novel” offers an admiring account of the first volume of Emil Ferris's two-part comic book. At the center of the story is a girl-detective who is investigating the mysterious death of her neighbor. Growing up with her adult brother and single mother in a multiethnic working...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 99–117.
Published: 01 September 2009
... fonts and different colored inks, unconventional printing that forces readers to physically turn the book to varying degrees, hundreds of footnotes, complex appendices including obituaries, collages, photographs of paintings, dioramas and graphic novels, and an index, House of Leaves is a 709-page...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 61–78.
Published: 01 September 2009
... measure of commitment to quality, or terminality, that a writer can have is the determina- tion to show characters being killed" (interview by Tom Spurgeon). 5 72 GENRE with the "Dark Phoenix Saga" of 1980,25 returning with premeditation in their first "graphic novel," The Death of Captain Marvel...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 379–405.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., television, novels, graphic novels, and video games. Genre, Vol. 47, No. 3  Fall 2014  DOI 10.1215/00166928-2797225  © 2014 by University of Oklahoma 380 GENRE him on their radar. He has my sympathy. I can see the disgruntled reviews on Amazon already: “I...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 117–134.
Published: 01 July 2016
... cultural forms from pulp magazines to film and from film to the graphic novel and more recently becoming the object of critical atten- tion and even canonization. In 2005 the Library of America published a volume of Lovecraft’s (2005b) best fiction, and the voluminous collectionThe Weird (2011...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 139–165.
Published: 01 April 2021
... also alert critics of big, ambitious novels and long poems alike to the need for expanding our conversations even further to include film and television, conceptual art, comics and graphic novels, video games, and emergent digital, hybrid, and transmedia forms; to understand textual enormity...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of Phil’s plan includes goading Larry into joining the San Francisco police force so that he will more closely resemble Greg in both physical appearance and demeanor. After a nasty falling out, Larry returns in Steward’s last porno- graphic novel, The Greek Way (1975), reprinted as Greek Ways (1984a...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 April 2017
.... The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. 2nd ed. Cheshire, CT: Graphics. Tukey, John W. 1977. Exploratory Data Analysis. Reading, MA: Addison-­Wesley. Watt, Ian. (1957) 2001. The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding. Berkeley: University of California Press...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 33–58.
Published: 01 September 2008
... situated closer to the visible pole than lyric poetry. It is also in (2) that I place graphically sophisticated postmodern narratives, such as House of Leaves by Mark Danielewski. Zone 3 is occupied by standard print novels, as well as by non-artistic, strictly informational texts. In the print medi...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 177–200.
Published: 01 September 2008
... the Graphic Surface that, “[h]e wants mimetic novels, texts which represent life, not supposedly real- istic novels that mimic the conventions of other novels.” (108-109). In the light of this, it is easy to see hypertext projects such as Judy Malloy’s as examples of hypertexts that use their form...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 245–264.
Published: 01 July 2021
... this question through a close reading of Marisha Pessl's Night Film (2013). Through the novel's intricate staging of different forms of immersion that is made possible by its extended length, this article argues that Pessl and the horror genre more generally seek to establish a difference between something like...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 105–124.
Published: 01 December 2006
... by these writers are prose fiction or ethno- graphical novels. While the writings by these writers are all in English, Chi- nese-language literature continues to be produced by Chinese Americans who may not be living in Chinatown anymore, and the genres and contents of their work are wide ranging, refusing...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 107–129.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... refers to her writing of this period in plural subjective pronouns: "We wrote at St. James Court, unpublished novel, Paint it To-Day. At Riant Chateau, we wrote two or three story- sequences, as for the war-experience in London and Cornwall; these, we later, destroyed" ("Autobio- graphical Notes...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 151–172.
Published: 01 March 2004
...: A Discography . Westport, CT : Greenwood P , 1988 . Daver Marek . Jazz Graphics . Tokyo : Graphic-sha , 1991 . Derrida Jacques . `` Title (to be specified) .'' Sub-Stance 31 ( 1981 ): 5 - 22 . Dubois Jacques . `` La métataxe dans les titres de presse .'' Rhétorique...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 395–432.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Dale Townshend COPYRIGHT © 2005 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2005 WORKS CITED Armstrong Nancy . Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel . New York : Oxford UP , 1987 . Baillie John . An Essay on the Sublime . 1747 . Intro. Monk Samuel Holt...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Gold Norman Leon . “ San Francisco and the General Strike ”. Survey Graphic , September , 1934 (Vol. 23 , No. 9 ). Thompson E.P. The Making of the English Working Class . Gollancz : London , 1963 . "WRITTEN IN DISORDER": JOHN STEINBECK'S IN DUBIOUS BATTLE AND "THE BIG...