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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 215–236.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Timothy Davies This article explores the “private trade” network of British East India Company merchants in one segment of the eighteenth-century Indian Ocean world, foregrounding a new perspective on this element of European commerce in early modern Asia. Much recent work on this topic emphasizes...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 119–129.
Published: 01 July 2015
... da Gama to India, 1497–1499 . Leiden, Netherlands : Brill . Aslanian Sebouh . 2011 . From the Indian Ocean to the Mediterranean: The Global Trade Networks of Armenian Merchants from New Julfa . Berkeley : University of California Press . Blum Hester . 2010 . “The Prospect...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2015
... in London, she set sail for India in 1617, this time accompanied by Steele and Hudson. Together they formed personal bonds of friendship that also had significant economic and cultural implications, as the English ambassador Sir Thomas Roe discovered. Unlike company merchants, the English women were able...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 237–259.
Published: 01 July 2015
... thirty-five years in the East Indies as an independent trader, spoke several Asian languages, and offers the only eyewitness account in many cases of critical episodes of British interactions with merchants, officials, and rulers from Arabia to China. This essay examines Hamilton's account of the end...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 261–288.
Published: 01 July 2015
... those left by VOC and EIC merchants, were intended to detail their trade activities for home offices in the Dutch Republic and England but also in Batavia and Bombay. Indian Ocean economic historians have used these sources to explore and document networks of early modern long-­ distance trade...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 157–187.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Lists of the Damaged Properties and the L.A. Riot/Rebellion and Korean Merchants . Los Angeles : UCLA Center for Pacific Rim Studies , 1993 . Pak Jacqueline . `` The An Ch'angho Controversy: Gradualist-Pacifism, Cultural Nationalism, or Revolutionary-Democracy? '' International Journal...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Catherine Greenblatt Stephen . 2000 . Practicing New Historicism . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Higginbotham Derrick . 2007 . “Impersonators in the Market: Merchants and the Premodern Nation in the Croxton Play of the Sacrament.” Exemplaria: A Journal of Theory in Medieval...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2007
... criminal communities in London, 1545-1645 .” Communities in Early Modern England: Networks, places, rhetoric . Ed. Shephard Alexandra Withington Phil . Manchester : Manchester UP , 2000 . 115 - 33 . Harding Vanessa . “ City, capital, and metropolis: the changing shape of seventeenth...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 315–340.
Published: 01 July 2015
... play in Atlantic and Indian Ocean trade networks. Yet in southern Africa travelers who encountered Khoekhoe people often described them simply as wilden , or savages. Their choice to employ this catchall category of otherness at the Cape of Good Hope and several other sites around the world correlated...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 289–313.
Published: 01 July 2015
... SPEAKING TRANSNATIONALLY 291 that it is the third that dominates, marking the foreign, often-­mocked characters onstage. But while in The Merchant of Venice Portia’s English suitor appears to be a monolingual “dumb show,” Shakespeare’s (1997, 1.2.74) contemporaries note...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 423–441.
Published: 01 December 2012
... activity in Italy (more specifically, in Bologna) around 1994 – 95. It is also a network of writers and readers. Luther Blissett, however, is a “multiple name”: it is not just a “possession” of the group but may be freely appropriated by anyone, anywhere, then transformed to create other texts...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 39–56.
Published: 01 September 2006
... in Europe, say, or South America. In an era of highly uneven transcontinental transportation networks, it is clearly closer to Washington, even, than many places in the United States. As Harvey points out, "we can create completely different maps of relative locations by differentiating between...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 317–340.
Published: 01 September 2003
... woodblock prints: "The fascination with perspective, and later with shadows and other light effects, was born of the most minimal contact between Japanese artists and the Dutch merchants and doc- tors who brought with them to East Asia European books on design, painting, architecture, optics...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 355–382.
Published: 01 June 2002
...: Literary Ecology and a Play Ethic . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 1997 . Men's Journal Editors . Wild Stories: The Best of Men's Journal: Ten Years of Great Writing . New York : Crown Pub , 2002 . Merchant Carolyn . Radical Ecology: The Search for a Livable World . New York...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 105–124.
Published: 01 December 2006
..." and "lurking places" by widening the streets of Chinatown and connecting them with other main streets in the downtown area, thus creating '"easily policed' thoroughfares" (Shah 152). At the same time, the San Francisco Real Estate Board met with Chinese merchants and white landowners "to suggest that all...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 61–82.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., Delano declares, "They do things better/ in the South and in South America—/trust in return for trust!/How do our captain and our merchants live,/ each a republic to himself," to which Perkins responds, "Sir, you are forgetting that/ New England seamanship brought them their slaves...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 1–37.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... While I intend to trace the development of a particular network of negative and satirical parrot-associations in early modern literature and art, it is not my aim to suggest that these represent western culture's first appropriation of parrots for either negative or satirical purposes...