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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 85–115.
Published: 01 July 2022
...Wyatt Moss-Wellington; Ming-Yeh T. Rawnsley; Yat Ming Loo Abstract This article contrasts a range of films from around the world that take place within port cities. It presents the port city film as a case of transnational “geographic imaginary” that dramatizes spaces of contact across lifeworlds...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 207–228.
Published: 01 December 2019
... for a boundary event. Endangered Places Tangier s historic position as an important port city coveted by the British, Span- ish, Portuguese, and French colonialists between the fifteenth and twentieth cen- turies (and the Phoenicians, Romans, and Berbers before them) contrasts with or rather complements Detroit...
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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Gabin’s roles in poetic realist films like Le quai des brumes (Port of Shadows [Carné 1938]) and Le jour se lève (Daybreak [Carné 1939]) and thus bring hard- boiled masculinity into the middle class. Many of Delon’s characters, including the ones he played in his adaptations of Manchette’s novels...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 57–82.
Published: 01 September 2006
...-1900 . Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press , 1995 . Tchen John Kuo Wei . Genthe's Photographs of San Francisco's Old Chinatown . New York : Dover , 1984 . Teng Emma . `` Artifacts of a Lost City: Arnold Genthe's Pictures of Old Chinatown and Its Intertexts .'' In Re...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 537–561.
Published: 01 September 2002
... in Transit Toward Aboriginal Sovereignty , Canberra Contemporary Art Space 1996 . Green J. “Country in Mind,” in The Heritage of Namatjira: The Watercolours of Central Australia , (eds.), Hardy J. Megaw J. V. S. Ruth Megaw M. , Port Melbourne, Vic : William Heinemann Australia...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 111–140.
Published: 01 July 2014
... . Directed by Bross Eric Hopkins Stephen . New York : USA Network . Turner George Kibbe . 1909 . “The Daughters of the Poor: A Plain Story of the Development of New York City as a Leading Centre of the White Slave Trade of the World, under Tammany Hall.” McClure's Magazine...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 129–150.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Stanley . The All-American Skin Game, or, The Decoy of Race . New York : Pantheon , 1995 . Deleuze Gilles . Spinoza: Practical Philosophy . Trans. Hurley Robert . San Francisco : City Lights , 1988 . Derrida Jacques . `` Joue—Le Prénom .'' Les Inrockuptibles 115...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 215–238.
Published: 01 March 2012
... way, seeking to build the city of art and the city of love in the realm of the wholly human. Whitman and those writing in his wake have naturalized this call without abandoning the task of visionary clarification. Surprising as it may sound to say so, this is one of Wright’s traditions...
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Genre (2008) 41 (3-4): 59–82.
Published: 01 September 2008
...: we cannot learn synthetic organic chemistry from film, nor can we readily explore the consequences of carbon tax policy in music. Yet it is clear that the contemporary codex is far from perfect. That books are heavy is known by every boy and girl with a backpack. That books...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 153–179.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Noir: The Story of Scandinavian Crime Fiction, YouTube video, 59:04, from a broadcast on Time Shift, BBC, August 21, 2011, posted by “kailiki,” March 8 , 2011 , www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiwObVhyoc8 . Nestingen Andrew . 2008 . Crime and Fantasy in Scandinavia: Fiction, Film, and Social...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of: Amy Kaplan's The Social Construction of American Realism (University of Chicago Press: Chicago, 1992) especially Chapter 2 "The Unreal City in A Hazard of New Fortunes". Mark Seltzer's Bodies and Machines (Routledge: London 1992) and Martha Banta's Taylored Lives: Nar- rative Productions...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 145–166.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Anthony Zias COPYRIGHT © 2009 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2009 WORKS CITED Arnold Gordon B. Conspiracy Theory in Film, Television, and Politics . Westport : Praeger , 2008 . Print . Bell David Bennion-Nixon Lee-Jane . “ The Popular Culture of Conspiracy...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 423–441.
Published: 01 December 2012
... it appears as if the preeminent signifiers of the sixteenth century are its figurative works; and if Mülhausen, Nuremberg, and the other German cities live through Dürer’s paintings, the port in Antwerp suggests the work of Pieter Brueghel, and Venice is unfailingly asso- ciated with Titian...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 201–217.
Published: 01 July 2017
... the American movies where the good Genre, Vol. 50, No. 2  July 2017  DOI 10.1215/00166928-3890037  © 2017 by University of Oklahoma 202 GENRE guys always win. But when I emerged from the comfort of the classroom, I was faced with the reality of the city streets. Here...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 255–283.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . What Animals Mean in the Fiction of Modernity . New York : Routledge . Ashley Clifford Warren . 1942 . The Yankee Whaler . Garden City, NY : Halcyon House . Beale Thomas . 1839 . The Natural History of the Sperm Whale . London : van Voorst . Beane Joshua Fillebrown...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 371–395.
Published: 01 December 2017
... not tell stories. By some sleight-of-hand he takes you to Port of Spain and shows you the rich, bawdy, consequential lives of the Trinidadians, as though there were no intervening veil of words.” If Miguel Street is celebrated for its anecdotal immediacy, its “swift caricatures” of the “loony...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 1–46.
Published: 01 March 2004
... . `` Louis Armstrong and the Syntax of Scat .'' Critical Inquiry 28.3 ( Spring 2002 ): 618 - 49 . —. `` The Seemingly Eclipsed Window of Form: James Weldon Johnson's Prefaces .'' O'Meally 580 - 601 . Ellington Edward Kennedy . Music is My Mistress . Garden City, NY : Doubleday...