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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 April 2016
... the ongoing experience for many Anglo-Irish of her generation. Bowen's early regional novel is of its own moment, historical, political, and also aesthetic, at the forefront of the broader trend in midcentury aesthetics that we now call late modernism. © 2016 by University of Oklahoma 2016 late...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 331–357.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Jeffrey Neilson This article approaches Adrienne Rich's late poems in terms of the shifting conceptions of the poetic “career” in late modernity. I argue that if one were to place Rich's late writings into the normative framework of career “fulfillment,” one would crucially overlook Rich's...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 9–27.
Published: 01 March 2012
... between Clark and the poet and art critic Frank O'Hara—whom Clark cites prominently in Farewell —on the subject of what they call “vulgarity,” which both writers see as a signal quality of late-modern lyric. © 2012 by University of Oklahoma 2012 Works Cited Altieri Charles . 2000 . “Can...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... of the most significant figures in modern weird writing, and William Sansom, a largely obscure British late modernist arguably as famous for his brief cameo appearance in Humphrey Jennings’s 1943 Blitz documentary Fires Were Started as for anything he committed to paper. Something seems rather amiss...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 131–157.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Hannah Chapelle Wojciehowski This essay investigates the reemergence of Cārvāka materialist philosophy in late sixteenth-century Mughal India and its possible relation to and impact on the European Renaissance and Enlightenment. India's ancient tradition of materialist philosophy (originally called...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 87–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Susan Rosenbaum The association of the cliché with a devalorized and feminized sentimentality—with feeling regarded as excessive, insincere, mechanized, or commercially debased—emerged in the late nineteenth century and was instrumental to the canonization of literary modernism in the 1940s...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 33–55.
Published: 01 April 2013
... of looking closely into oneself.” AUTOMATIC MODERNISM 35 of embodiment, I hope to challenge the critical perspective that sees in Lawrence an apolitical individualism. Looking at his nonfiction works of the 1920s as well as both late and early novels, I...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 153–179.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., which have been widely accepted by critics. Rather, the author situates Mankell's Wallander series in the literary tradition named by Ernest Mandel as the “disintegrative” thriller, which Mandel sees emerging in response to late capitalism's restructuring of electoral politics and in the context...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Channa Doubinsky Claude . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press . Higdon David Leon . 1992 . “A First Census of the Circadian or One-Day Novel.” Journal of Narrative Technique 22 . 1 : 57 – 64 . James David . 2009 . “Localizing Late Modernism: Interwar Regionalism...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 September 2004
... principal reasons why a liberal culture "already streaked with the pathos of ressentiment," according to Brown, finds this situation further aggra- vated in late modern society: (i) the sense of impotence that has come to beset individuals, as capitalism has expanded to such a degree that global...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 41–60.
Published: 01 September 2009
... . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2004 . Print . ---. Postmodernist Fiction . New York : Routledge , 1987 . Print . Miller Tyrus . Late Modernism: Politics, Fiction, and the Arts Between the World Wars . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1999 . Print...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 45–70.
Published: 01 March 2005
... what rubric is it decided what does, and does not, get to count as human? Creature Comforts In what follows, I explore some signal moments in the thinking and rethink- ing of human being in late modernity. As my title promises, I do so by focusing on some of Freud's most famous case...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 April 2013
... by Strachey James . New York : Norton . Citations refer to the 1989 edition . Holloway David . 2002 . The Late Modernism of Cormac McCarthy . Westport, CT : Greenwood . Jarrett Robert L. 1997 . Cormac McCarthy . New York : Twayne . Kaplan Amy . 2002 . The Anarchy...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 359–383.
Published: 01 December 2016
... University Press . Phillips Siobhan . 2010 . The Poetics of the Everyday: Creative Repetition in Modern American Verse . New York : Columbia University Press . Piozzi Hester Lynch . 1786 . Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson, L.L.D., during the Last Twenty Years of His Life...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
... the detailed motion of a plastic grocery bag — an instance of “utter particularity” — as it “ris[es] on the widening circles of accumulating exhaust.” Late modern exhaustion, then, is not a dead end, nor merely a waste product in Graham. In her aubades the half- conscious state of the waking mind...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 301–318.
Published: 01 June 2004
... to investigate the ways jazz functions within the conceptual framework of late modernity. In fact, Hodeir's texts in this volume raise similar issues to those evoked by Theodor Adorno's polemical articles about jazz. Hodeir, who dedicated much of his life to jazz, clearly did not share Adorno's...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
....” In Performances of the Sacred in Late Medieval and Early Modern England , edited by Rupp Susanne Doring Tobias , 33 – 44 . New York : Rodopi . Taylor Charles . 2007 . A Secular Age . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Thomas Keith . 1971 . Religion and the Decline...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 369–381.
Published: 01 September 2010
... by all those countries which have arrived late to Modernity. The dramatic reality of the modern age, the traumatic experience of the twentieth century (the horrors of world wars, the Holocaust, Fascist and communist totalitarianisms), the fall of the Soviet Union...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 395–432.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in order to charac- terize the late eighteenth century as an era increasingly marked by nascent forms of the modern disciplinary values of visual clarity, visibility, transparency and light. This brought with it a corresponding fear of darkness, obscurity, and impaired, curtailed or thwarted vision...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 139–165.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., DuPlessis hypertrophically uses the megatext's phallogocentric form against itself in order to interrogate more broadly what it means—socially, culturally, economically—to write a long poem in the age of hyperarchival accumulation. DuPlessis's most recent collection, ironically titled Late Work...