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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 443–469.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Heidi E. Bollinger This article argues that Jonathan Safran Foer's postmodern Holocaust novel Everything Is Illuminated constitutes a fictional Jewish memorial book. Earlier critics have emphasized the magical realist elements of Everything Is Illuminated but have overlooked the influence...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., world literature, and memory studies. He is the author of Romanticism after the Holocaust (2010) and Contemporary Literature and the End of the Novel: Creature, Affect, Form (2015) and a coeditor of, most recently, Institutions of World Literature: Writing, Translation, Markets (with Stefan...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Elizabeth Covington The genre of the circadian or one-day novel, of which James Joyce's Ulysses (1922) and Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway (1925) are the most famous examples, relies on John Locke's theory of individual identity composed of memories over time. The modernist writer and critic Storm...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 277–291.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of memory. It enumerates sounds, smells, and objects that give a thick sense of the patient's point of view. A close reading reveals how the poem articulates the emotional complexity of the speaker's sense of impending death—from disgust and loneliness, to homesickness and political apathy, to longing...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 April 2016
... fan, whose own sexual desires were awakened by the films he caught in his childhood, is deployed in his novels as someone who not only enjoys watching these films but constantly retrieves those visual memories and manipulates them. © 2016 by University of Oklahoma 2016 queer film Manuel Puig...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 115–143.
Published: 01 March 2005
... .'' Symbolic Loss: The Ambiguity of Mourning and Memory at Century's End . Ed. Homans Peter . Charlottesville : UP of Virginia , 2000 . 1 - 40 . Hunter John . `` Minds, Archives, and the Domestication of Knowledge .'' In Lost in the Archives . Ed. Comay Rebecca . Toronto : Alphabet...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 115–139.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Jahan . The Hybrid Muse: Postcolonial Poetry in English . Chicago : U of Chicago Press , 2001 . Stewart Susan . Poetry and the Fate of the Senses . Chicago : U of Chicago Press , 2002 . Sturken Marita . Tangled Memories: The Vietnam War, the AIDS Epidemic, and the Politics...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 157–187.
Published: 01 September 2006
... to America .'' The Nation ( 19 April 1919 ): 228 - 229 . Alcindor Habiba . `` Re: Korean appeal to America .'' Email to Christine Hong . 11 October 2006 . Bodner John . Remaking America: Public Memory, Commemoration, and Patriotism in the Twentieth Century . Princeton...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
... . `` Border Crossings in Audre Lorde's Zami: Triangular Linkages of Identity and Desire .'' MaComère . 4 ( 2001 ): 130 - 41 . Browdy de Hernandez Jennifer . `` The Plural Self: The Politicization of Memory and Form in Three American Ethnic Autobiographies .'' Memory and Cultural Politics: New...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 293–300.
Published: 01 September 2011
...” associated with losses of memory that come with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, young children’s literature empha- sizes narratives that link beginning and ending with an emphasis on the simul- taneity of joy and pain, of loss and of renewal, that marks not beginnings...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 167–193.
Published: 01 July 2021
... orientation for the genre. A focus on the archival instead of the encyclopedic shifts attention from a pursuit of totality (and the inevitable limitations of such a project) to an exploration of the fragmented and recursive processes of constructing personal and historical memory. In this essay, I contend...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
... are alle- gorical, not symbolic, since, instead of reproducing the transcendent event or the extrinsic text, they order them in categories of history and time, relying for their aesthetic effect on the mediation of memory. If the performative and ritual effi- cacy of Ivanov's dithyramb can...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 271–293.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... with Field Day , 1996 . —. “Guests of the Nation: Ireland, Immigration, and Post-Colonial Solidarity.” “Race” Panic and the Memory of Migration . Eds. Morris Meaghan Bary Brett de . Hong Kong : Hong Kong UP , 2001 . 79 - 102 . Gómez-Peña Guillermo . Dangerous Border Crossers...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 83–104.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Writers (1950-1980): A Critical Evaluation . Ed. Evans Mari . New York : Anchor Books , 1984 . 339 - 345 . ---. The Nobel Lecture In Literature , 1993 . New York : Knopf , 1994 . ---. “ The Site of Memory .” Excerpted in Toni Morrison: Beloved . Ed. Plasa Carl . New York...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 131–150.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Graham Greene's The Ministry of Fear (1943) is a spy thriller whose hero can never be the hero of a spy thriller, much as he wishes he could be. A depressed and lonely widower, Arthur Rowe wanders into a wartime charity fete, where memories of his carefree youth offer a temptingly regressive escape...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 161–174.
Published: 01 July 2013
... the Partisan (both based on Negri’s youthful memory of resistance actions in his Veneto homeland) or allegorical enactments of politi- cal problematics in Swarm, Cithaeron, and Prometheus. Negri intentionally con- ceives them as attempts to renew didactic drama, referring less to the Brechtian tradition...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
...—The Holocaust Memorial Museum: One more American theme park.” Harper's 287 . 1718 ( July 1993 ): 55 - 62 . Greene Graham . A Gun for Sale . 1936 . Harmondsworth : Penguin , 1984 . —. “The Third Man” and “The Fallen Idol” . Harmondsworth : Penguin , 1973 . Grella George...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 301–318.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and projecting towards the future. In each case this subjective sense of time is presented with respect to music. The people relate to the music in terms of its reproducibility, whether through symbolic notation, human memory, or mechanical recording. By cutting up the narratives and splicing them...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 March 2000
...—the metaphysical time of poetry and the time of political alternatives; they make us draw a quick breath of imagination, trans- gression, resurgence. The memory of catastrophe is proposed here as a central theme in the long-lasting recollection of the Renaissance crisis, in short, as the experience...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 33–62.
Published: 01 March 2001
... . Mastering Slavery: Memory, Family, and Identity in Women's Slave Narratives . New York : New York University Press , 1996 . Foreman Gabrielle . “The Spoken and the Silenced in Incidents of the Life of a Slave Girl and Our Nig.” Callaloo 13 : 2 ( Spring 1990 ): 5 - 17 . Freud...