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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2014
... and Religio-Scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . Walters Dorothy . 1973 . Flannery O'Connor . Twayne's United States Authors . New York : Twayne . Westling Louise . 1978 . “Flannery O'Connor's Mothers and Daughters.” Twentieth Century...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 393–403.
Published: 01 September 2011
...George J. Annas Health care insurance reform and medical research in the United States have been driven by metaphor and narrative. Obama's year-long reform effort effectively used the narrative of social progress (and the compelling stories of his dying mother and grandmother and their bitter...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the sentimental novel as space for unembarrassed male tenderness by nullifying nation as a structuring force of masculinity, excluding the mother from the plot, and rendering sheltered domesticity as unheimlich . McCarthy's good-guy sentimental thereby undoes an implicitly matriarchal domestic power structure...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 199–229.
Published: 01 July 2014
... suggests an unusual connection between the public violence of these late-sixties conflicts, on the one hand, and the protagonist's “disintegration” and his mother's mysterious death—the ultimate products of their suburban discontent—on the other. This connection can be elaborated through the concepts...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 343–370.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of these films’ tropes in new Hollywood melodramas where the American family was upheld as a key component of national strength and integrity in combating the threat of Communist infiltration. Following this ideology, women were urged to embrace normative gender roles as wives and mothers in a system...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 331–340.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of you this story, with Ornette's mother, yes, with your own mother. I would like for all of you to hear Ornette's mother's voice by calling on her to speak or giving her back her voice [lui donnant la parole ou la lui rendant], Sa voix a elle, herself, her own voice, that has obsessed me...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 83–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
... to that which the streamlined spires conspired to ignore, for the darkness had lain, unacknowledged, within the builders All Old Adam wants to do is, to kill his father and sleep with his mother" (16). The city, therefore, conceals "Old Adam," an important symbol for Carter. As opposed to Jesus' "new...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 265–292.
Published: 01 July 2021
... by abandoning the “slow pace” of Tyler's books (791) and making room for nonhuman perspectives, the central topic of this article. Though its manifold digressions make the text hard to summarize, Ducks, Newburyport tells the story of two mothers living in Ohio in the early months of 2017: an unnamed...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 357–377.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . Keller Lynn . 1997 . Forms of Expansion: Recent Long Poems by Women . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Ostriker Alicia . 2007 . Foreword to Not for Mothers Only: Contemporary Poems on Child-Getting and Child-Rearing , edited by Wagner Catherine Wolff Rebecca , ix – xi...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 143–165.
Published: 01 March 2002
... that Barbara, the name used by her mother and Scandinavian grandparents, represents a side of her personality that contrasts with the "tougher, colder, more analytical, possibly more aggressive" Ruth, the "professional writer" who "has written all the novels" and "created Chief Inspector Wexford...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 101–124.
Published: 01 March 2001
... on the process of two male protagonists' acceptance of self, development in late middle age is a human process, evident in such altersromane created by women with female protago- nists as Woolf s Mrs. Dalloway, Wharton's The Mother's Recompense, Lessing's The Summer before the Dark, Marshall's Praisesong...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 151–162.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Kristeva: Unraveling the Double-bind, Kelly Oliver writes, however, that the semiotic (le semiotique) or the semiotic disposition, "is based on the primal mother-child relationship. It is the rhythms and sounds of their bodies together fused into one" (34). Oliver proposes that Kristeva's semiotic...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 511–519.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., like all other mothers behind bars must face, is what happens to our children that are left behind. Of all the things I had to think about trying to survive in prison, one thing I did not anticipate was worrying about my parental rights. Little did I know at the time, that fighting for my...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
.... Brodzki Bella Schenck Celeste . Ithaca, NY : Cornell UP , 1988 . 281 - 305 . Steedman Carolyn . Landscape for a Good Woman: A Story of Two Lives . London : Virago , 1986 . Steele Cassie Premo . `` Remembering `The Great Mother of Us All': Audre Lorde's Journey Through...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 213–237.
Published: 01 December 2013
.../19donadio.html . Douglas Susan J. Michaels Meredith W. . 2004 . The Mommy Myth: The Idealization of Motherhood and How It Has Undermined Women . New York : Free Press . Eckler Rebecca . 2004 . Knocked Up: Confessions of a Modern Mother-to-Be . Toronto : Anchor Canada . Edelman...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 17–42.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... An actual twin does not manifest until the last page of the first volume, and he makes his appearance in a reality that has been attenuated by a preceding scene where Karen murders all her monsters and retreats into the safe space of the “Green Island” that she has always imagined in her mother's eye...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 33–62.
Published: 01 March 2001
... at every turn, reminding me that I belonged to him, and swearing by heaven and earth that he would compel me to submit to him. If I went out for a breath of fresh air, after a day of unwearied toil, his footsteps dogged me. If I knelt by my mother's grave, his dark shadow fell on me...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 137–162.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of childhood: that of language. More particularly, the film insists upon fairy tales as a written textual form. Ofelia reads fairy tales at the beginning of the film rather than hearing them from her mother, and she must look to the “Book of the Crossroads” rather than the Faun for instructions about...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 599–624.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of GENRE XXXV - FALL/WINTER 2002 - 599-624. COPYRIGHT © 2003 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA. ALL RIGHTS OF REPRODUCTION IN ANY FORM RESERVED. 600 GENRE victimization in her home and community. Abandoned by her mother when she was a toddler and estranged from her...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 459–465.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... Both relativists and universalists assume that our language—for they always assume that there we own a familiar language surrounded by strange languages—is present in us, and that we are present in it as in an old family house; it, or she, is our mother-tongue...