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Genre (1 December 2018) 51 (3): 209–236.
Published: 01 December 2018
... history or identifying rigid classes of characteristics that define any given genre, this essay demonstrates that “genre performatives” allow for comparisons across the longue durée (long term) of literary history and across ostensibly unrelated literary texts. The authors under consideration include...
Genre (1 September 2007) 40 (3-4): 59–76.
Published: 01 September 2007
... effect over the longue duree of Israelite history. Moses's moment of authoring is also the moment of origin, but an ori- gin designed to produce nothing, only reproduce itself: When Moses had finished writing down these laws from beginning to end in a book, he gave this command to...
Genre (1 December 2016) 49 (3): 331–357.
Published: 01 December 2016
... radical otherwise in our world’s scenes of abandonment?” (129 – 30). This critical alternative resonates with how I read the longue durée (long-term view) of Rich’s career: “This otherwise may lie in shattering the life-world in which a person finds herself situated, but it also might mean...
Genre (1 June 2006) 39 (2): 203–228.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., rational, causal terms. . . ? The Impressionist artist renders his subject as a visual illusion perceived during the split second of this first impres- sion and not as it actually is according to his knowledge of its permanent color and form" (165-66), Peters' "phenomena filtering through the...