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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 151–154.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Hua Hsu Recovered Legacies: Authority and Identity in Early Asian American Literature . Lawrence Keith Cheung Floyd , eds. Philadelphia : Temple University Press , 2005 COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Arkush David Lee Leo...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 449–478.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., Identity, and the Body: Women's Autobiographical Practices in the Twentieth Century . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1993 . Taylor Bob Pepperman . America's Bachelor Uncle: Thoreau and the American Polity . Lawrence : UP of Kansas , 1996 . —. “Henry Thoreau, Nature, and American Democracy...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 163–190.
Published: 01 March 2010
... . New York : New American Library , 2006 . Syriana . Dir. Gaghan Stephen . Perf. Clooney George Damon Matt . DVD . Warner Bros. , 2006 . Takacs Stacy . “Jessica Lynch and the Regeneration of American Identity Post 9/11.” Why We Fought: America's Wars in Film...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 433–460.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Robyn . American Anatomies: Theorizing Race and Gender . Durham : Duke UP , 1995 . Zackodnik Teresa . `` Fixing the Color Line: The Mulatto, Southern Courts, and Racial Identity .'' American Quarterly 53 ( 2001 ): 420 - 451 . AN 'IMPERCEPTIBLE INFUSION' OF BLOOD: IOLA LEROY...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 483–504.
Published: 01 September 2004
... . Sending My Heart Back Across the Years: Tradition and Innovation in Native American Autobiography . New York and Oxford : Oxford UP , 1992 ARE MEMOIRS AUTOBIOGRAPHY? A CONSIDERATION OF GENRE AND PUBLIC IDENTITY JULIE RAK, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA In the introduction to his 2001...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Elizabeth Covington The genre of the circadian or one-day novel, of which James Joyce's Ulysses (1922) and Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway (1925) are the most famous examples, relies on John Locke's theory of individual identity composed of memories over time. The modernist writer and critic Storm...
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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 85–115.
Published: 01 July 2022
.... The authors find that there are two primary narrative modes in the port city film: a dominant mode in which gender, ethnic, class, and other identities bestowed by the geographic imaginary become inescapable, and a resistant or transformative mode in which characters are offered the opportunity to locate...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2014
... “A Stroke of Good Fortune” (1955), these possibilities disrupt both a character's identity and what we might call the identity of an O'Connor text. Critics generally read the story as a failed attempt to portray the Catholic plea against, as O'Connor put it, the “rejection of life at the source...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 19–38.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., and numerical (depicting patterns of counting and aggregation). Serial thinking also speaks to the problematic generic identity of Desperate Remedies in Hardy's oeuvre and to broader difficulties of genre designation through its historical and formal relation to problems in inductive logic. The novel enacts...
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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2018
... are often viewed with suspicion in communities recovering from war, but in the West their unique social identities as ex–child soldiers are privileged, and many become advocates themselves. There are consequences to publicly embracing this identity insofar as it is difficult to transcend, as Ishmael Beah’s...
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Genre (2023) 56 (2): 145–178.
Published: 01 July 2023
... Silas centers on dislocation and efforts to fortify self‐identity and reestablish security. Le Fanu's narrator‐protagonist, the orphaned English or Anglo‐Irish heiress Maud Ruthyn, practices bodily self‐regulation and careful discernment to shore up boundaries of nationality and class that sustain her...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 269–298.
Published: 01 June 2012
... in the colony of Santa Marina. These experiences incite a dissociative fugue, a loss of identity precipitated by the flight to a foreign environment, which ends finally in Rachel's death. Her voyage therefore evokes what Benjamin Mangrum describes as the tragedy of modern existence and reveals a complex double...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 35–71.
Published: 01 April 2015
... other for comparison and contrast. This study examines the evolution of transgender memoir with an eye for comparison to the coming-out story. Central questions include: How are gender transition narratives affected by transgender authors' perceived need to prove their gender identity to public...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 July 2016
... embodiments. Such affects are all that remain of the individual human subject under neoliberalism, and the ceaseless, directionless transformations wrought upon Koja's characters by their experimentation with the incomprehensible “Funhole” named in the book's title result in no integration of identity...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 95–115.
Published: 01 April 2016
... subject formation in Singapore today and can be described as a “coming-of-career” novel, or the story of becoming an economically viable subject in a globalized economy through the pursuit of a professional career. Through a reading of Mammon Inc. , the article discusses the significance of age identity...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 77–95.
Published: 01 April 2017
... peculiar resolution, does not represent a reconciliation of Phineas's private and public identities but rather reflects a frustrated attempt to coordinate the progress of the individual with the progress of the nation. Adam Grener is lecturer in the English program at Victoria University...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 239–265.
Published: 01 July 2017
... allegory in Alain Badiou's own mobilization of Saint Paul as the engineer and emissary of a certain kind of antiphilosophical intervention. This parallel thereby foregrounds the liminality of the transnational African emigrant and his or her struggles with identity, citizenship, economics, and esteem...
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Genre (2019) 52 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 April 2019
...David Sergeant This essay explores Kim Stanley Robinson’s fiction of the near future, New York 2140 (2017) and how its treatment of time and history relates to its generic identity. By imbricating present and future, New York 2140 resembles not so much science fiction, the genre commonly associated...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and social experience with American identity and citizenship. Yet, at the level of minor characters, Shuffle is less negating racial ideologies and more forwarding a global conceptualization of race. Specifically articulated through a series of non- Black or white minor characters, Shuffle offers alternative...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of language and the sociopolitical system that has cast them out. It is a risk that challenges both the identity of the speaker and the social norms and responsibilities of the listener. Building on Dina Al-Kassim’s scholarship on the rant, this article uses examples from Greek journalism and prose...