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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 85–115.
Published: 01 July 2022
..., their underlying humanism. 1. See Edward Said's ([1978] 2014 : 52) discursive construction of space as “imaginative geography” in Orientalism . The authors would like to thank Zhigang Dong, Yanning Xiang, Yirou Xu, and Jinge Zhang for their assistance with this project. Touristic narratives...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 39–56.
Published: 01 September 2006
... in Japan," a text which narrates the production of an imaginable spatial dimension for US-Japan interaction. In this way, although in conventional terms the action of the novel is only partially set in Japan, the novel as a whole is 'set' within a geography, a mun- dane understanding...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 163–190.
Published: 01 March 2010
... power and affirmed American foreign policy. Generation Kill imagines the urban geography of the invasion as an all-enveloping matrix that assimilates human enemies into an indiscriminate mass.21 He labels the geography of the invasion “the worst place in Iraq to send an invading...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 251–270.
Published: 01 September 2003
... : Duke UP , 1994 . Schulten Susan . The Geographical Imagination in America, 1880-1950 . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2003 . Wark McKenzie . Virtual Geography . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1994 . THE INTIMATE SPHERE: NATIONAL STRATEGIES OF MAPPING AND EMBODIMENT ELENA...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 231–256.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Bruce Robbins COPYRIGHT © 2006 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2006 WORKS CITED Anderson Benedict . Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origins and Spread of Nationalism , revised ed. London : Verso , 1996 . —. `` Ice Empire and Ice Hockey: Two Fin de Siècle Dreams...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 221–238.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Globalization.” Modernism/Modernity 10 . 3 ( 2003 ): 539 - 558 . Friedman Susan Stanford . Mappings: Feminism and the Cultural Geographies of Encounter . Princeton : Princeton UP , 1998 . García Canclini Néstor . Consumers and Citizens: Globalization and Multicultural Conflicts...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 1–21.
Published: 01 December 2006
... writer and political activist HT Tsiang came to New York City in 1926, two social ideas - one literary, the other politi- cal - seem to have overtaken his imagination: American literary realism and Chinese Exclusion. Four years earlier, Tsiang had been forced to flee mainland China during Chiang...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 413–442.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., the famous "Our America," in which multiple histories, of colonization and revolution, slavery and rebellion, are superimposed on multiple geographies, North and South. If we extend this logic, there are other possible, contemporaneous texts that Marti does not recognize as he does Ramona but which...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 123–147.
Published: 01 September 2008
... . [murmur] . < http://sanjose.murmur.info/about.php > . Mogel Lize . “ On Cartography .” Experimental Geography: Radical Approaches to Landscape, Cartography, and Urbanisma . Curated by Thompson Nato . New York : Independent Curators International , 2008 . Murray Janet...
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Genre (2023) 56 (3): 351–356.
Published: 01 December 2023
... the “unexpected affiliations” and surprising “conjuncture” between the Frankfurt school and the formative midcentury Romanticist criticism of M. H. Abrams, Paul de Man, and Geoffrey Hartman (7–8). In their distinct accounts of Romanticism as an imaginative project of repairing the “relation of mind to nature...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
... racial subjectivities to post–civil rights US racial common sense by highlighting racialized social and historical experiences beyond and below the horizon of the US nation-state as a reminder of the alternative global geographies of race. Ultimately, the novel both negates American citizenship...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 199–229.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of place (odd as that sounds for the suburban novel, a genre defined by geography). A suburb in a sub- urban novel is usually taken as representative or paradigmatic rather than being of interest for its individual qualities — not to mention the precise referentiality that Oates attributes to her...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 171–198.
Published: 01 June 2000
... tinged color-field paintings, many of which now hang in a Hous- ton gallery he designed as a "chapel" (lending us a new and somewhat skewed appreciation of a religious geography we call the Protestant Bible Belt). Hans Hofmann, a German, was the most renowned teacher of the day. His Greenwich...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Pieter Vermeulen Starting from the observation that the notion of the Anthropocene invites us to alter the ways in which we imagine human life (and the relations between different human lives), this essay argues that transnational accounts of literature and culture—in the fairly new field...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 317–340.
Published: 01 September 2003
...: GEOGRAPHY, UKIYO-E, AND AMERICAN REALIST PAINTING HSUAN L. HSU, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES From Aristotle's insistence on the unity of place to the picturesque ideal of a "middle landscape," the scale of art has been constrained by ideas of propriety, locality, and—at least...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Patricia Stuelke This essay analyzes Valeria Luiselli's 2019 novel Lost Children Archive 's attempt to imagine anti‐imperialist solidarity aesthetics in a moment of the increasing imbrication of the US literary sphere and settler colonial capitalist surveillance of the US‐Mexico border, as well...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 279–317.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., a historically specific construction of second-order discourse, in other words, that Paul's work is use- ful for understanding the New Americans in their mode of cultural reproduc- tion. Where the New Americans imagined a horizon of decisiveness in love, for Paul—who embodies the late-symbolist concerns...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 263–276.
Published: 01 September 2011
... metaphor as shorthand for them. Metaphors and narratives can suggest reductive or stereotypical ways of imagining illness, disability, and other experiences of embodiment. However, rather than attempting to limit the metaphoric framing of illness, we should work to confer the agency to make metaphors...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 July 2016
... for a defense of Native American tribal nationalism. 3. Hardt and Negri sum this up by inverting Benedict Anderson’s famous thesis: The nation may be an imagined community, but why does it seem today that we can only imagine community on the model of the nation? Cf. Hardt and Negri 2000, 107...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 265–292.
Published: 01 July 2021
... of control like a whirling dervish” (495) and keeps “spiraling into a panic about my mom and animal extinctions and the Second Amendment” (515). Ducks, Newburyport participates in two literary traditions that are relevant to my argument about its nonhuman imagination. Though its experimental energy...
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