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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 263–276.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Martha Stoddard Holmes Susan Sontag's Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors critique the use of metaphoric language, particularly military metaphors of invasion and battle, to describe illness experiences. Metaphors generate explanatory narratives, just as stories often use a resonant...
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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 April 2014
... . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Carroll Robert Todd . 2003 . The Skeptic's Dictionary: A Collection of Strange Beliefs, Amusing Deceptions, and Dangerous Delusions . Hoboken, NJ : Wiley . Chesterton G. K. 1953 . “Sherlock Holmes.” In A Handful of Authors: Essays on Books...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 81–100.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Agatha . The Mysterious Affair at Styles . New York [1920] : Bantam , 1962 . Craig Patricia Cadogan Mary . The Lady Investigates: Women Detectives and Spies in Fiction . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1986 . Doyle Sir Arthur Conan . Sherlock Holmes: The Complete...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 179–203.
Published: 01 December 2022
...” Sherlock Holmes's appearance in the Strand (1891) established “an indubitably popular and repeatable genre format,” Martin Priestman ( 2003 : 4) announces in his introduction to The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction . This presence of a fully formulated, recognizable detective fiction, distinguished...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 243–264.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Kevin Holm-Hudson © COPYRIGHT 2002 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2002 WORKS CITED Agawu Kofi . Playing with Signs: A Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1991 . “Copyright Law and the Ethics of Sampling, part 3.” Downloaded...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 223–237.
Published: 01 September 2011
... – 99 . Holmes Martha Stoddard Chambers Tod . 2005 . “Thinking through Pain.” Literature and Medicine 24 : 127 – 41 . Hutschnecker Arnold H. 1959 . “Personality Factors in Dying Patients.” In The Meaning of Death , edited by Feifel Herman , 237 – 50...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2001
... indices. In short: deduction and induction. The detective novel, in its own manner, reproduced this duality and illustrated it with masterpieces. In the English school, there was Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes, the prodigious interpreter of signs, the inductive genius. In the French school...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 229–235.
Published: 01 December 2019
... to the noninformational register of affect (71). Perlow is especially interested in the possessive rhetoric of Dickinson s reception from Susan Howe s critical book My Emily Dickinson (1985) through Janet Holmes s book of erasure poetry The Ms of My Kin (2009). Rather than critiquing such possessive rhetoric, Perlow...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 359–383.
Published: 01 December 2016
... ordinary aspects of the stars. But the “nearness” sometimes leads to hostility, and subsequent work has identified the role celebrity publications play in “both the construction and ‘deconstruction’ of contemporary celebrity” (Holmes 2005, 24). In other words, in seeking to reveal the ordinary lives...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 27–59.
Published: 01 March 2010
... for Sherlock Holmes: A Biographical Study of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle . Edinburgh : Mainstream Publishing Company , 1983 . Fawcett P.H. Exploration Fawcett . Ed. Fawcett Brian . 1953 . London : Century Hutchinson Ltd. , 1988 . Fraser Robert . Victorian Quest Romance: Stevenson...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 205–233.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., this funhouse Eliot joins a pair of similarly is-he-or-isn't-he famous white men: one “who resembled Edmund Wilson” and another “who looked oddly like Mr. Justice Holmes” (40 – 41). All three take their places among the violent crowd, whence our Eliotonian figure can presently be heard keening, “Peace, Peace...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 143–165.
Published: 01 March 2002
... between detective fiction and psychoanalysis has been well discussed" (170). In his introduction to the case-history of Dora, Philip Rieff comments on Freud's similarities to Sherlock Holmes (Sigmund Freud, Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria, ed. Philip RiefT [New York: Collier Books, 1963], 9...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 141–170.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Darkness Visible,” Ronald Thomas (1995, 134) examines the way the Victorian detective functions as a kind of human cam- era: “The trained eye of the great detective alters [the] conventions of vision and exposes to us . . . what had previously been hidden from view.” Using Sherlock Holmes to anchor...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 5–20.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes;6 scientific romance, on the model of H.G. Wells;7 other sub-genres of imperial romance, including African adventure and Polar adventure; collegiate novels, both the American dime-novel type associated with the generic college-boy hero, Frank Merriwell (see 100...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 1–46.
Published: 01 March 2004
... is valuable for its astute dissection of the racial (and musical) stereotyping that hamstrings jazz-influenced novels such as Dorothy Baker's Young Man With a Horn (1938), Kerouac's On the Road (1957), John Clellon Holmes's The Horn (1958), and Ross Russell's The Sound (1961).31 Panish has begun...
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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 117–139.
Published: 01 July 2022
... sleuth as “a mask concealing a vacuum.” 12. Sheringham's penchant for armchair detection is, of course, anticipated by some of his literary forebears: Poe's Dupin solves The Mystery of Marie Rogêt entirely without venturing outdoors (cf. Knight 2010 : 27), while Sherlock Holmes famously moves...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 341–381.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Should One Read a Book?” ([1932] 1960). Despite some withering contemporary reviews, including what one critic termed the “sentimentality” of the novel’s human relationships that “rendered it aesthetically worthless” (Holms [1925] 1975, 170 – 71),5 the radical empathy in the novel...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 395–422.
Published: 01 December 2012
... him, she must lose him. . . . She cannot know that she knows this, until she has progressively retraced her steps, redeemed not so much the fragments of Osiris, as of his sister, twin or double, the drowned or submerged Isis.” 4. Writes H.D. to Norman Holmes Pearson in 1951: “Yes — the Sword...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 352–357.
Published: 01 June 2006
... contrasts this film with Sherlock Holmes detective stories in order to illustrate how hard-boiled movies are structured differently than British detec- tive fiction. Section two consists of three essays. Steven M. Sanders examines the phil- osophical concept of meaninglessness by historicizing...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 123–147.
Published: 01 September 2008
...://www.xcp.bfn.org/hight.html > . Holmes Brian . “ Drifting Through the Grid: Psychogeography and Imperial Infrastructure .” Springerin 3 ( 2004 ). < http://www.springerin.at/dyn/heft_text.php?textid=1523&lang=en > . ---. “ A Reply to Coco Fusco .” <Nettime> list ( December 23...