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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 21–53.
Published: 01 April 2014
... in times of conflict was one that long engaged Melville. Much could be said about Moby-Dick and irresponsible bloodshed. This essay revisits Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile (1855), which anticipates the tenor, form, and loss of hope that comes to the fore in Battle-Pieces . I make this turn...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 77–99.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Leslie Brisman COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Albright William Foxwell . Archaeology and the Religion of Israel ( Baltimore : Johns Hopkins UP , 1946 ). Amit Yairah . “ Literature in the Service of Politics: Studies in Judges 19-21...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 59–76.
Published: 01 September 2007
... ). Nietzsche Friedrich Wilhelm . The Use and Abuse of History , trans. Collins Adrian ( New York : Macmillan , 1957 ). Schniedewind William H . How the Bible Became a Book: The Textualization of Ancient Israel ( Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge UP , 2004 ). Sweeney Marvin...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 1–16.
Published: 01 September 2007
... that The term evoking obedience here [we will do] is anterior to that which expresses understanding ['we will listen"] and in the eyes of the Talmudic scholars is taken to be the supreme merit of Israel, the 'wisdom of an angel.' This obedience before understanding is against...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 101–128.
Published: 01 September 2007
... would degrade his only daughter to a saleable commod- ity or negotiable asset in an attempt to ingratiate himself with the inhabitants of Canaan. The "he" creating the outrage in Israel can either be Shechem, the local abuser and would-be patron of a kidnapped Israelite maiden, or the character...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 171–200.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., where Mary humbly lets it "be unto me according to thy word" while the father of the Baptist seems signally unready to entertain the angel's announcement that his elderly wife is about to conceive a son and future prophet of Israel. One can apply to Zechariah what Jesus will later say rebukingly...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 191–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... complex,” Eisenstein does say, “and there is much to be said not only about his suggestion that Israel’s creation means that the story of the Jewish people remains a story of progress…” (112). What his essay does not make clear is the extent to which this view makes...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 11–12.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Ger- mans whose ancestors may have been discussed by Tacitus in his Germania. Yet again, Volk can be used to mean “nation” in the same way we might speak of “a people”—that is, nation in the sense of pre-state ethnie, as we might refer in Biblical terms to “the nation of Israel...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 225–226.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of Palestinian poetry and fiction in English trans- lation. Elad-Bouskila, an Israeli, is chairman of the Department of Arabic Lan- guage and Literature at Beit-Berl College in Israel. His position as a critic inside Israel may initially invoke caution among Palestinians and Arab Americans, but his even...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of Palestinian poetry and fiction in English trans- lation. Elad-Bouskila, an Israeli, is chairman of the Department of Arabic Lan- guage and Literature at Beit-Berl College in Israel. His position as a critic inside Israel may initially invoke caution among Palestinians and Arab Americans, but his even...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 231–236.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of Palestinian poetry and fiction in English trans- lation. Elad-Bouskila, an Israeli, is chairman of the Department of Arabic Lan- guage and Literature at Beit-Berl College in Israel. His position as a critic inside Israel may initially invoke caution among Palestinians and Arab Americans, but his even...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of Palestinian poetry and fiction in English trans- lation. Elad-Bouskila, an Israeli, is chairman of the Department of Arabic Lan- guage and Literature at Beit-Berl College in Israel. His position as a critic inside Israel may initially invoke caution among Palestinians and Arab Americans, but his even...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of Palestinian poetry and fiction in English trans- lation. Elad-Bouskila, an Israeli, is chairman of the Department of Arabic Lan- guage and Literature at Beit-Berl College in Israel. His position as a critic inside Israel may initially invoke caution among Palestinians and Arab Americans, but his even...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 17–58.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., Israel's God more than once stands up, by fiat or improvisation, for second sons. 32 GENRE Indeed, with a strangeness synonymous with its deliberately unsettling narrative technique, the patriarchal history of Genesis twice displaces a first- born, Ishmael of Genesis 21 and Esau of Genesis 25...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
... ways, Brunner’s desire to recover the organic links between land, ethnic- ity and religion are very much a part of contemporary geopolitics. Israel is an odd hybrid of modern nation-state and Volksgemeinschaft, while much of Arab- Islamist radicalism sees itself in a blood-feud of sorts to make...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 393–418.
Published: 01 December 2013
... . Flescher Sharon . 2003 . “Art Loss in Iraq.” International Foundation for Art Research Journal 6 . 1 – 2 : 30 – 62 . Garcia Frank Phillips Mark . 2008 . Science Fiction Television Series, 1990 – 2004 . Jefferson, NC : McFarland . Gershoni Israel Jankowski James P...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 143–170.
Published: 01 September 2007
... , Dover , 2003 . Eusebius , The History of the Church , Williamson G.A. , trans. London , Penguin , 1989 . Finkelstein Israel Silberman Neil Asher . The Bible Unearthed . New York , Simon and Schuster , 2001 . Fitzmyer Joseph A. ed. The Acts...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 405–427.
Published: 01 September 2003
... . “Ohne Leitkultur: Natinal dereguliert: die FDP und ihr Verhältnis zu Israel und den Juden.” Berliner Zeitung 28 May 2002 . Stam Robert Spence Louise . “Colonialism, Racism, and Representation.” Screen 24 . 2 ( 1983 ): 2 - 20 . Strachura Peter . Introduction...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 237–259.
Published: 01 July 2015
... University Press . Israel Jonathan . 1998 . The Dutch Republic: Its Rise, Greatness, and Fall, 1477–1806 . Oxford : Clarendon . Jokic Olivera . 2011 . “Commanding Correspondence: Letters and the ‘Evidence of Experience’ in the Letterbook of John Bruce, the East India Company...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2015
...) 1968 . Introduction to Letters Received by the East India Company from Its Servants in the East . Vol. 1 , 1602 – 1613 , by East India Company, 17–18 . Amsterdam : Israel . Citations refer to the 1968 edition . Darwin John . 2012 . Unfinished Empire: The Global Expansion of Britain...