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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 55–77.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Katharine Slater Little House on the Prairie participates in a nationalist project by reframing the pioneer local as coveted and critical to the construction of US empire. Writing in the tradition of Great Plains regional literature, Laura Ingalls Wilder and Rose Wilder Lane ground this novel's...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 179–205.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., that many of regionalism s original readers may well have responded to the kinds of stimula- tions that Kaplan and Brodhead describe, he is, I think, right to doubt that nation- alist sentiments and aggressive self- validation were the only or even the primary responses this literature elicited from its...
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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 49–67.
Published: 01 April 2023
... of a cosmopolitan (semi)peripheral region to assert its universal cultural citizenship. In the early years of the twentieth century, the very idea of Latin America as a site of production for literature was very much in question in both Spain and the United States. It was only in the late nineteenth century...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 435–441.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of Pocahontas” (223). Race and regionalism as cultural divisions are ingrained in the American psyche and saturate American literature. Buell thinks similarly of race and regionalism as identity markers and dividers: “Bond to region (Yankee, Southern, Texan) can plausibly be conceived as a species...
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Genre (2005) 38 (4): 413–442.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Ada . Insurgent Cuba: Race, Nation, and Revolution, 1868-1898 . Chapel Hill : U of North Carolina P , 1999 . Franco Jean . Plotting Women . New York : Columbia U P , 1989 . Genette Girard . Palimpsests: Literature in the Second Degree . Trans. Newman Channa...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 105–124.
Published: 01 December 2006
... rhymes in Chinatown during the 1910s and 1920s. This disconnection suggests that a regional vernacular genre in Chinese was no longer adequate or congenial for the younger generation's experience or aspira- tions. For the Liizhou editors, what counts as "Chinatown literature" entails much more...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of regional autonomy, in the form of “states rights,” moves like a tangled, impassable sudd in the river of American history. The issue of slavery is central to this history. Indeed, one could argue without too much exaggeration that in refusing to respond to the Secessionist South, the hopelessly...
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Genre (2023) 56 (3): 283–307.
Published: 01 December 2023
... comparison implicitly views the moment of decolonization as the birth of national political sovereignty for Nigeria, a view that neglects Nigerian history before colonialism. Nigeria is not a “baby who tries to walk” if one takes into consideration the complexity of precolonial societies in the region...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the Grounds and Reason of Grammar in General. 2nd ed. London: Brugis. Broadhead, Alex. 2010. “Framing Dialect in the 1800 Lyrical Ballads: Wordsworth, Regionalisms, and Footnotes.” Language and Literature 19, no. 3: 249 – 63. Burke, Edmund. 1800. The Annual Register; or, A View of the History...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 27–59.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., and Britain herself.22 The choice of dinosaurs reflects Doyle’s careful investigation of popular theories about the beasts in the jungle. This plotline is an extension both of the naturalist literature on the region—which speculates on the large number and diversity of reptiles...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 April 2016
... to Narrative , edited by Herman David , 94 – 108 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . James David . 2009 . “Localizing Late Modernism: Interwar Regionalism and the Genesis of the ‘Micro Novel.’” Journal of Modern Literature 32 , no. 4 : 43 – 64 . James David Seshagiri...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 249–272.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Leslie Shimotakahara COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Armstrong Nancy . Fiction in the Age of Photography: The Legacy of British Realism . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 1999 . Baker Houston A. Blues, Ideology, and Afro-American Literature...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 85–103.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Twentieth Century . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1997 . Edwards Brent . The Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the Rise of Black Internationalism . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2003 . Goldstein Joshua . “ Mei Lanfang and the Nationalization...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 61–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
... . “Putting Hierarchy in Its Place.” Cultural Anthropology 3 . 1 : 36 - 47 . Arnold Matthew . Culture and Anarchy . New Haven : Yale U P , 1994 . Aronoff Eric . “Indians, Anthropologist and New Critics: Regional Culture and/as Poetic Form in American Modernism.” MFS: Modern...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 283–307.
Published: 01 June 2002
... the regional and social differences present, the work as a whole attempts to portray a more general and unified vision of humanity (Butler, "Introduction" 25). Another way of appreciating Edgeworth's concern for the "universal" value of literature is by examining the justification she gives...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Arabs, whose central role in the calamitous events of the region during the last century has affected the structure, quantity, and quality of their writing, and has helped to distinguish it from other national literatures of the Arab world. Ami Elad-Bouskila's Modern Palestinian Literature...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 225–226.
Published: 01 June 2000
... literatures will become part of the course offerings of numerous American departments of literature. One of the most prolific literary outpourings from the Middle East is that of the Pales- tinian Arabs, whose central role in the calamitous events of the region during the last century has affected...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2000
... literatures will become part of the course offerings of numerous American departments of literature. One of the most prolific literary outpourings from the Middle East is that of the Pales- tinian Arabs, whose central role in the calamitous events of the region during the last century has affected...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 231–236.
Published: 01 June 2000
... literatures will become part of the course offerings of numerous American departments of literature. One of the most prolific literary outpourings from the Middle East is that of the Pales- tinian Arabs, whose central role in the calamitous events of the region during the last century has affected...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Arabs, whose central role in the calamitous events of the region during the last century has affected the structure, quantity, and quality of their writing, and has helped to distinguish it from other national literatures of the Arab world. Ami Elad-Bouskila's Modern Palestinian Literature...