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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 17–42.
Published: 01 April 2021
... . interferenceslitteraires.be/index.php/illi/article/view/487/376 . Barry Lynda . 1999 . Cruddy . New York : Simon and Schuster . Briggs Laura . 2000 . “ The Race of Hysteria: ‘Overcivilization’ and the ‘Savage’ Woman in Late Nineteenth-Century Obstetrics and Gynecology .” American Quarterly 52...
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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 (2008) 41 (1-2): 211–215.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of psychoanalysis and of an experimental psychology that privileged physiology, the two modes of psychology that emerge partly from Charcot's studies of hysteria in the 1870s and 1880s (22-24), and it is here, rather than with the advent of film, that McCabe's story about what shapes modernist poetic...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 205–233.
Published: 01 December 2022
...; and it's this condition, combined with his failure to take revenge on “the man who shows him the repressed wishes of his own childhood realized,” that confirms the character's hysteria [282 – 83].) Thus, in a single final page, Ellison telescopes the larger pattern of rhetorical ambivalence he has...
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Genre (2021) 54 (3): 371–393.
Published: 01 December 2021
... the way from the Studies in Hysteria down to a very late paper, a beautiful one for narrative analysis, called “Constructions in Analysis.” In the Studies in Hysteria he says that what you do is to draw the material out through one of those “clefts” I referred to this morning, and reconstruct...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and the Modernization of the Senses.” English Literary History 66 , no. 2 : 461 – 87 . Darvay Daniel . 2009 . “The Politics of Gothic in Conrad's Under Western Eyes.” Modern Fiction Studies 55 , no. 4 : 693 – 715 . Didi-Huberman Georges . 2003 . Invention of Hysteria: Charcot...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 269–298.
Published: 01 June 2012
... . “Automatisme Ambulatoire: Fugue, Hysteria, and Gender at the Turn of the Century.” Modernism/Modernity 3 ( 2 ): 31 – 43 . Heine Elizabeth . 1979 . “The Earlier Voyage Out: Virginia Woolf's First Novel.” Bulletin of Research in the Humanities 82 : 294 – 316 . ———. 1990...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2021
... New Republic essay, ‘Human, all too Inhuman,’ James Wood took down Zadie Smith for what he coined White Teeth 's ‘Hysterical Realism.’ Please gather all the women ever in a room and ask them what the word ‘hysterical’ is meant to mean. Except, in Wood's estimation, this hysteria had to do with being...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 151–169.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of paranoia. It is true that paralysis also has a history in the psychoanalytic tradition—as a form of hysteria that was thought to be produced by concealed psychological causes and that was treated by bringing those suppressed issues to consciousness—but my goal in marking this distinction...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 131–150.
Published: 01 March 2003
... had broken down, said she wanted to die, not to wait: that was hysteria. Later it was her endurance and her patience which he had found most unbearable. He was trying to escape his own pain, not hers, and at the end she had guessed or half-guessed what it was he was offering...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 September 2004
... viewpoint, T. F. C. Bewes is at best an example of the settler who "understands" the natives—who is prema- turely alert to the impending crisis, who recoils from the "guilty hysteria" which spreads among the colonizers, and who condemns the attitude of shameless exploitation of the African people...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
... worldview, in its purely Russian hysteria, is capable of smashing even the most beautiful Greek vase 48 So also in art, writes Ivanov, the tragic and epic must work together, ensuring sublime power and conceptual breadth. In his central 1914 article "On the Limits of Art" Ivanov claimed...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 319–342.
Published: 01 December 2017
...) denounced racial discrimination in the justice system, and Almanac of Liberty (1954) upheld the principle of free speech in the face of anti-Communist hysteria. The Defenders and the television programs it helped inspire continued to address major political issues. However, as Jon Kraszewski (2010...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 389–412.
Published: 01 December 2005
... into a comic tradition within French culture that "duplicated the same move- ON RETURNING 395 ments, gestures, tics, grimaces, fantasies, hallucinations, and speech anomalies found in nineteenth-century hysteria" (xvii). This comic tradition...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 45–70.
Published: 01 March 2005
... deep past, psychological and evolutionary both. But the Wolf Man is not alone in his decidedly modern suffering, as we can see from other case studies such as "The Rat Man," Little Hans and his horse phobia, or Frau Emmy Von N. from Freud's work with Breuer in "Studies on Hysteria," whom...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 89–120.
Published: 01 March 2002
... is "the privileging of male melancholia" (5). She cites Juliana Schiesari as arguing that "male suffering has been culturally 'accredited' as melancholia, and female suffering correspondingly discredited as hysteria or depression" (6).3 According to this construction elegy is a way of co-opting...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the anarchists' role in the bombing was never established, they had been decried in the bourgeois press as depraved cop killers, and had been tried, condemned and executed in an atmosphere of hysteria and bias.16 Their mass funeral and burial, however, apotheosized them into some- thing else entirely...