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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 239–263.
Published: 01 December 2013
...,” a concept from a branch of analytic philosophy called metaphysics, in response to these objections. It then provides a sustained formal analysis of Jean Toomer's Cane (1923) to demonstrate trope theory's superior ability to account for generically hybrid narrative texts and its ability to yield a seemingly...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 269–298.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of literature as a commodity of power with her opposing belief in the mystical and metaphysical possibilities of literary moments. © 2012 by University of Oklahoma 2012 Works Cited Allen Judith . 2010 . Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Language . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 353–368.
Published: 01 September 2010
... . Schelling's Treatise on the Essence of Human Freedom ( Athens, OH : Ohio University Press , 1985 ), trans. Stambaugh Joan . ---. 1946 . “Letter on ‘Humanism’” , trans. Capuzzi Frank A. Gray John Glenn , in Heidegger 1998 . ---. 1953 . Introduction to Metaphysics ( New...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 March 2000
... metaphysics. Italian thought was cut off from European developments at the beginning of the seventeenth century: the execution of Giordano Bruno and the condemnation of Galileo represent this moment of crisis and separation. Time was withdrawn from thought and poetry. Seventeenth century repression...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2001
...- ing a law of metaphysical reflection, the criminal is no less extraordinary than the detective. He too lays claim to justice and truth, and to inductive and deductive powers. Hence the possibility of two novelistic series: one having the detective as its hero, and the other the criminal. Leroux...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 105–122.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and DNA interact. A metaphysics shaped by narrative becomes a metaphysics shaped by simulation, with the result that the means by which we negotiate the 1 See for example the July 2008 issue of Wired magazine, where Chris Anderson argues that science is undergoing a fundamental shift from being...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 351–358.
Published: 01 June 2012
...”(The Concept of Mind [1949 To some extent, Schleifer plays into the hands of his opponents’ fear of metaphysical ghosts by talking about “intan- gible materialism”; reductivists may read this as a code name for spirits or souls. Nothing of the kind is intended by Schleifer...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 July 2016
... fiction undermines the fundamental metaphysical concepts of the people and the nation-­state, con- cepts that ground the dominant model of national literatures and their synthesis in comparative world literature. National Literature, World Literature, Geoliterature Despite many attempts...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 145–153.
Published: 01 July 2013
... of Medieval and Modern Philosophy . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press . Negri Antonio . 1991 . The Savage Anomaly: The Power of Spinoza's Metaphysics and Politics . Translated by Hardt Michael . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . ———. 2004 . Subversive Spinoza: (Un...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., hard- ens it, so that we are left with the consciousness of language as incorporating a 'See Stefano Tani's pioneering study of the postmodern detective story, The Doomed Detective. Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney's edited collection, Detecting Texts: The Metaphysical...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 247–256.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., and finding it of great interest because of the reading of Saussure, where Derrida shows that Saussure provides the tools for undoing the metaphysics of presence to which his linguistics explic- itly subscribes. Since I was working on Saussure and structuralism, I was very much engaged by what I took...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 5–12.
Published: 01 March 2000
... is a poet, and his meta- physical claims must be taken as seriously as his meter and his imagery. "Poetry and metaphysics coincide, in Leopardi, with [the] course of being. Here, poetics is so internal to ontology that the mechanisms of self-valorization manifest themselves as a natural flux...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 353–367.
Published: 01 September 2004
... ). Negri Antonio ( 1979 ) Marx Beyond Marx: Lessons on the Grundrisse ( Brooklyn : Autonomedia , 1991 ). Translated by Cleaver Harry Ryan Michael Viano Maurizio . Negri Antonio ( 1981 ) The Savage Anomaly: The Power of Spinoza's Metaphysics and Politics ( Minneapolis...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 75–91.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... G. . London : Carcanet . Negri Antonio . 1982 . Macchina tempo: Rompicapi liberazione costituzione . Milan : Feltrinelli . ———. 1991 [1981] . The Savage Anomaly: The Power of Spinoza's Metaphysics and Politics . Translated by Hardt Michael . Minneapolis : University...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 55–87.
Published: 01 March 2002
... on one side with idealist metaphysics and on the other with the rise of the modern empirical sciences, along with the putative "slave morality" that hopes to control our collective fate along with it. But another kind of extra-historical and equally mythical continuity arises in its wake...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 17–58.
Published: 01 September 2007
... in Genesis 27, and Jacob's wrestling with a stranger in the desert in Genesis 32. It is my working assumption that the legacy of biblical allegory as such is enmeshed from the start in an intertextual economy reflective of the metaphysical or social economy presented by these stories. The allegory...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 107–126.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., inappropriate topics, inclusion of metaphysical concepts, "poetical" words, abstraction, and so on, that, it is argued, have no place in "authentic" haiku. I have mentioned above Earl Miner's comment that "it requires a certain indulgence of the historical spirit to deal with the marvelous fact...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and the Metaphysics of Objects . Chicago : Open Court . ———. 2012 . Weird Realism: Lovecraft and Philosophy . Alresford, UK : Zero Books . Kennedy Joe . 2015 . “Tipsiness and ‘the Reigning Stupefaction’ in the British Fiction of the Late 1940s.” In Literature and Intoxication: Writing, Politics...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2009
..." (1995: 78, 79) - and then, discussing catastro- phe theory, offers a third category, the "metaphysics" of "social and behavioral arenas," in which "the basic approach is to use what has come to be termed the metaphysical way of catastrophe theory" that is governed by "postulation," "assumption...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 207–217.
Published: 01 September 2010
... attempts to situate Heidegger as the “heir” to Marx, describing in his work the recognition of “the fulfillment (Vollendung) of history [as occurring] in Nietzsche” in “the explicit reduction of Being to Value” and in “the critical recognition of modern metaphysics...