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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 215–219.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Scott Duguid Grundmann Roy . Andy Warhol's Blow Job . Culture and the Moving Image Series , ed. Sklar Robert . Philadelphia : Temple University Press , 2003 228 COPYRIGHT © 2003 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2003 Angelic Airs, Subversive Songs: Music as Social Discourse...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 211–214.
Published: 01 March 2003
... The University of Oklahoma REVIEWS 215 Grundmann, Roy. Andy Warhol's Blow Job. Culture and the Moving Image Series, ed. Robert Sklar. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2003 228 pp In the introduction to his study on Andy...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 171–200.
Published: 01 September 2007
... , 375 – 86 . Cambridge, Mass. : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , 1987 . Kurz William S. Reading Luke-Acts: Dynamics of Biblical Narrative . Louisville, Ky. : Westminster/John Knox Press , 1993 . Mitchell Stephen . The Book of Job . New York : Harper...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 267–295.
Published: 01 July 2017
... . “The Reintroduction of Ethics to Eighteenth-Century Literary Studies.” Literature Compass 7 , no. 7 : 519 – 30 . Lamb Jonathan . 1995 . The Rhetoric of Suffering: Reading the Book of Job in the Eighteenth Century . Oxford : Clarendon . Lynch Deidre . 1998 . The Economy of Character...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 405–427.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., global flows include not only business and technology, but identity itself: Germans are brought to Ireland, taught English, and acculturated to the host country as part of their jobs. Bor- rowed from the rapid and massive movement of capital, the notion of "flow" has become a central concept...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 123–135.
Published: 01 July 2013
... by University of Oklahoma 2013 Works Cited Balbo Laura . 1987 . Time to Care: Politiche del tempo e diritti quotidiani . Milan : FrancoAngeli . Boeri Tito Burda Michael C. Kramarz Francis . 2008 . Working Hours and Job Sharing in the EU and the USA . Oxford : Oxford...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 353–370.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., a shaky economy, a huge national debt, high unemploy- ment, and a host of other problems, a national exit poll of 13,531 voters found that 22 percent mentioned "moral values" as their most important issue in the election, followed by jobs and the economy at 20 percent, terrorism at 19 per- cent...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 95–115.
Published: 01 April 2016
... notion of “world ready” is ridiculed when Chiah Deng asks incredulously if her job is to be a peripheral computer piece. Though humorous, Chiah Deng’s shock is instructive. For all the exclusivity the Adapter position promises, in this scene we see how Chiah Deng is confronted...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 61–78.
Published: 01 September 2009
... not so much to bombast about ephemera1 as to bombast which crosses genre lines. He considered it the job of A'Xft.fi-worthy novelists to rise above or be born out of reach of such matters (and perhaps also to vary their given names). 1 "I once predicated her as the glorious embodiment...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 151–154.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Ameri- can writing assimilate accounts like these, formed at the intersection of local prejudices, global politics, and competing notions of "civilization?" Recovered Legacies does an admirable job of absorbing the oft-overlooked writings of the early twentieth century but it might have demanded...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 335–347.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., and the narrative drama of medical practices.4 The action of medicine, as we are describing it, begins with the patient’s chief concern. The chief concern is ultimately practical: the patients’ fear that an ailment will keep them from performing their jobs, concern that the medication will deprive...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2001
... with the type of detective who charges straight at every chance encounter, even if it means multiplying errors, but who believes he will always get something out of it. At the other pole, we became privy to the meticulous preparation for a job [coup], and the concatenation of small errors that become...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 June 2012
... House . New York : Oxford University Press . The Lady's Own Book: An Intellectual, Moral, and Physical Monitor . 1859 . Glasgow : Dunn and Wright . Lewis Sinclair . 1917 . The Job . New York : Harper . Newman Louise Michele . 1999 . White Women's Rights: The Racial...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 59–82.
Published: 01 September 2008
... press accounts regarding Steve Jobs of Apple, Bill Gates of Microsoft, or Sumner Redstone of Viacom. 3 The cost of printed books has been notorious since Erasmus; before Gutenberg, of course, the cost was much greater. For centuries, the price of a new, original volume has remained roughly...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 257–280.
Published: 01 September 2005
... to the starving and thirsty crew of the San Dominick, so too propo- nents of Americanization view the products and jobs that the U.S. exports as relief for the distressed and backward peoples of the global South. Claims about the use of irony as an oppositional practice continue, too. Babo's cunning...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 139–152.
Published: 01 April 2017
... sense is initiated by the perception of something so powerful that it could destroy me — for example, an avalanche or the loss of my job — but which for contingent reasons does not (e.g., I happen to be a safe distance from the danger). For Kant, the contingency of my protection inaugurates...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 December 2013
... rooms and a grubbing existence. The escape to London, her life with Ernst, the endless jobs and endless lovers deliver her to the living conditions of her childhood. Prosperity, leisure, and indepen- dence were held out as promises compelling her to work hard and to accept lovers rather than...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 575–598.
Published: 01 September 2002
... in a prose-like paragraph that underscores its separation from the prison world of the writer. The contrast is studied, deliberate. Baca then reduces both himself, in a gentle and whimsical manner, and the guards and their job, on a more wistful note, to a circus: "And I'm standing here in my boxer...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 257–268.
Published: 01 September 2000
... books to have access to and which not to have access to as I have packed and unpacked my library. In the spring of 1998 I loaded up everything in a cam- pus office, then did the same for all my books at home. I then spent a year com- muting between south Florida, where my wife had her first job...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 599–624.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., Mexico, and France. The course grew out of Shorris' belief—which was inspired by an incarcerated woman—that study of the humanities consti- tutes "a radical antidote to long-term poverty" (351).8 Those "who know poverty least concentrate on jobs and money," Shorris claims, while the poor "kn[o]w...