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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 435–459.
Published: 01 December 2015
...-class subject to a sense of self-worth without subordination. This article contends that in these classic pieces of British working-class literature Sillitoe sketches—in a sequential and incremental manner—a “strategy of refusal” of the conditions of incorporation defined by postwar capitalism...
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Genre (2022) 55 (2): 141–159.
Published: 01 July 2022
... poetry postwar literature Dannie Abse Philip Larkin Tony Harrison Copyright © 2022 by University of Oklahoma 2022 gargaillof@apsu.edu ...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 41–60.
Published: 01 September 2009
... on the popular. The circumspect manner with which Eliot handles popular materials illustrates his distance from a writer such as Butler. Just as Burroughs and Dorn use popular materials in an attempt to widen the narrative possibilities for postwar literature, and in this way signal...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and writing about literature, politics, music, and sports for a variety of publications. He is publishing a book on football, literature, and politics in autumn 2016. © 2016 by University of Oklahoma 2016 William Sansom late modernism Graham Harman postwar fiction new weird Works Cited...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 199–229.
Published: 01 July 2014
...- cally informed perspective for understanding the suburban genre and pathology because deterritorialization better explains how the suburbs are flawed yet why people nevertheless desire to live there. The secret history of sprawl demonstrates why postwar suburbia and its literature should...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 43–63.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Colleen Lye COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Bow Leslie . Betrayal and Other Acts of Subversion: Feminism, Sexual Politics, Asian American Women's Literature . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2001 . Buck Pearl S...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2001
... alone. "Philosophy of the Serie Noire" solves this mystery. It reveals Deleuze's fas- cination with the detective genre that, like his parallel interest in science fiction, connects popular literature to the creation of philosophical concepts. The con- cept invented in this essay...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 151–169.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . Melley Timothy . Empire of Conspiracy: The Culture of Paranoia in Postwar America . Ithaca, NY : Cornell UP , 2000 . O'Donnell Patrick . “ Engendering Paranoia in Contemporary Narrative .” boundary 2 . 19.1 ( 1992 ): 181 - 204 . Silver City . Dir. Sayles John . Perf. Chris...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 229–235.
Published: 01 December 2019
... approaches to the interface of technology with literature, Perlow characterizes his own critical approach, which scrutinizes the claims of poets and critics alongside the effects of technologies and the language of poems, as a rhetorical poetics (230). Perlow distinguishes his object of study from digital...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 343–370.
Published: 01 December 2017
... focus on threats to the domestic sphere was symptomatic of a fundamental aspect of this melodramatic politi- cal discourse.1 Elaine Tyler May (2008, 16) uses the term “domestic contain- ment” to describe the postwar phenomenon in which adherence to the home was linked to the national anti...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 65–83.
Published: 01 March 2004
... should frame "jazz tradition" are exemplary, because what has been at issue are not musical niceties so much as broader con- ceptions of American culture and its relation both to other cultures and to global culture in general. In the postwar era, "jazz" moved from being the casual name...
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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2018
... was the third book in the series) but declined to translate and publish the postwar American gay and lesbian pulp fiction that rubbed elbows with such macho thrillers.7 In this manner the Série Noire participated in defining outsider noir masculinity (and femininity) in much narrower terms than...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 229–240.
Published: 01 December 2020
... by the latter s discursive anticapitalism each suggestively bookending the postwar settlement between capital and labor. Left of Poetry dispenses with other stereotypes, such as the fellow traveler mouthing political slogans and the leftist indifferent to matters of technique, instead going in search...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Félix . 1988 . A Thousand Plateaus . Translated by Massumi Brian . London : Athlone . Derrida Jacques . 1992 . Acts of Literature . Edited by Attridge Derek . New York : Routledge . Eliot T. S. 1999 . The Waste Land . Read by Proby P. J. . Manchester, UK...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 371–395.
Published: 01 December 2017
... mature work might well be regarded as “a geographical and historical extension of Victorian literature” itself, illuminating an abiding if not wholly unexpected “imbrication of the postcolonial era and the Victorian period.” Naipaul (1989b, 130), Cheng concludes, is a “belated” Victorian who, much...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 327–336.
Published: 01 September 2010
... M assiM o c acciari’ s “c o N froNTa T ioN wiT h h eidegger” TiMoThy s. MurPhy, uNiversiTy of oklahoMa For most of its first four decades, the importation of European “theory” into the Anglo-American study of literature...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 115–136.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Michael Simeone © COPYRIGHT 2010 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2010 WORKS CITED Arich-Gerz Bruno . “The Comet and the Rocket: Intertextual Constellations about Technological Progress in Bruno Schulz's “Kometa” and Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow” Comparative Literature...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 153–179.
Published: 01 July 2017
... realism in crime fiction today. Jean Gregorek is an associate professor of English at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York, where she specializes in British and postcolonial literature and cultural studies. Her publications include “Fables of Foreclosure: The Police Procedural in Recessionary...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 June 2000
... that 12Alan Sinfield, in Literature, Politics and Culture in Postwar Britain (London: Athlone, 1997), nevertheless situates Osborne as a significant figure in what he deems "Left-culturism" (232-252). BRITANNIA WAIVES THE RULES 213 doesn't "seem very English...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 87–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
...- teenth century the definition of cliché was extended to photographic negatives, reflecting the close ties between photography and print as means of mechani- cal reproduction (they were conjoined in the late nineteenth century in photo- mechanical reproduction).1 As applied to literature, cliché...