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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 127–140.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Company , 2003 , 15 - 22 . Yule Emma Sarepta . `` Filipino Feminism .'' Scribner's June 1920 : 737 , 743 in Record Group 350, Box 871, File 17087-6, U.S. National Archives, College Park, Maryland . A FILIPINO WOMAN IN AMERICA: THE LIFE AND WORK OF ENCARNACION ALZONA...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 358–361.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Timothy Dow Adams Fuchs Miriam , The Text is Myself: Women's Life Writing and Catastrophe . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 2004 . COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Egan Susanna . Mirror Talk: Genres of Crisis in Contemporary...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 255–272.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of the Mystery Story: A Collection of Critical Essays , edited by Haycroft Howard , 197 – 99 . New York : Simon and Schuster . Berry Paul Bostridge Mark . 1995 . Vera Brittain: A Life . London : Chatto and Windus . Blake Nicholas . 1935 . “Gaudeamus Igitur.” Spectator...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Sarah Allison This essay places Elizabeth Gaskell's Life of Charlotte Brontë in the context of responses it provoked from contemporaries, including their retrospective rereadings of Jane Eyre . By 1857, the novel form had come a long way from its eighteenth-century origins in the roman à clef...
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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 (2001) 34 (1-2): 33–62.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Mark Edelman Boren SLIPPING THE SHACKLES OF SUBJECTIVITY: THE NARRATOR AS RUNAWAY IN INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL MARK EDELMAN BOREN, UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT WILMINGTON From the moment Jean Fagan Yellin published her findings that Harriet Jacobs was indeed...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 179–192.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Leland de la Durantaye REFERENCES Agamben Giorgio . `` Une biopolitique mineure: un entretien avec Giorgio Agamben '' in Vacarme (Paris) 10 , Winter 1999 , 4 - 10 . —. Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life . Trans. Heller-Roazen Daniel . Stanford, CA : Stanford U...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 285–307.
Published: 01 December 2014
... draw on recent research that has turned to the private concerns of everyday life, or micropolitics, under fascist regimes. McCullers's emphasis on the micropolitical dimension of small-town American life echoes these recent insights in fascism studies, demonstrating the evident transatlantic context...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 341–381.
Published: 01 December 2015
... less understood is the lifelong nature of her empathy: she is a habitual empathizer and has been her entire adult life. Critical opinion generally considers Clarissa's empathy for Septimus an exceptional moment that she experiences only in isolation. But her social inclination to bring others together...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 33–55.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Timothy Wientzen This article argues for the centrality of ideas of automatism and habit within the political and aesthetic life of literary modernism. D. H. Lawrence's characteristic interest in the raptures of sexuality and corporality are read in relation to shifts in the nature of political...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 359–383.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that make them marketable to a broad new audience for modernism. First revealing how literary life writing of the 1930s establishes its place in the historical developments of the genre, from “table talk” to autobiography to celebrity gossip, the article then argues that a key tension at the heart...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 293–300.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Shirley Brice Heath This essay examines narrative forms and types of metaphor that relate to “getting on with life”—that middle part of life's story, which is neither start nor finish. Narrative theorists tend to assume that humans, since they began telling stories in ancient times, have relished...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 443–469.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of the Jewish memorial book, a literary genre both testimonial and folkloric, on Foer's depiction of shtetl life and its destruction during the Holocaust. Jewish memorial books, encyclopedic record books composed by Holocaust survivors, memorialize, with deep nostalgic longing, the lost inhabitants and culture...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 123–135.
Published: 01 July 2013
... analysis as a result of the separation of private life from public life. In the recent past such labor was sometimes delegated to the state, but today it is increasingly delegated to the labor market. This produces the “wagification” of reproductive labor, which results in large-scale migrations of care...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 189–211.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Elizabeth Bennet's desires, we see them actualized in the same way that domestic life is constructed in the Bennet home—through repetitive and circular movements that straddle the divide between the concrete and the abstract. Mining the creative tension between physical movement and narrative movement...
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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 (2016) 49 (1): 95–115.
Published: 01 April 2016
... and age relations for neoliberal ideology. The novel highlights the manner in which professional careers are conflated with notions of life and the ways they are posed as a corrective to youth. Although the coming-of-career narrative is limited to discussions of privileged and upwardly mobile subjects...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 331–357.
Published: 01 December 2016
... poems thereby illustrate how late modernism constitutes an interstitial living or what Lauren Berlant has theorized as the “cruel optimism” of late-modern fantasies of the good life. These last poems face their own cruelly optimistic attachments to poetry's political vocation without succumbing...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 385–405.
Published: 01 December 2016
... contends that Barren Ground 's three parts—“Broomsedge,” “Pine,” and “Life-Everlasting”—correspond both to different stages in the heroine's development and to different phases in the history of the Anglo-American novel. Through examining Glasgow's novel in relation to her other writings, contemporary...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 239–265.
Published: 01 July 2017
... from a distinctly biblical context, mapping the permutations and vicissitudes of his protagonist's rise and fall in fortunes to the life and narrative of Saint Paul—primarily his conversion and his epistolary interventions in the shape of a universal(ized) Christianity. The authors ground this Pauline...