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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 297–317.
Published: 01 December 2017
... part of those who feel targeted (or offended) by its referential finger-pointing and nose thumbing, as with the murders on January 7, 2015, of twelve people at the satiric magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Drawing on satire theories from the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, this essay asks...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 421–447.
Published: 01 December 2017
... empiricism owes to comic theory. Copyright © 2017 University of Oklahoma 2017 William Congreve empiricism humors comedy affectation passions sympathy Congreve’s Common Passions: Humor, Affectation, and the Work of Satire rebecca tierney-hynes William Congreve’s irritable response...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 299–327.
Published: 01 June 2012
... O’Connor’s norma- tive assumption that the “clever, assertive, masculine woman [is] a mistake from beginning to end.” Nor has feminist critical theory salvaged satire for women writers, as Brian A. Connery and Kirk Combs (1995, 12) note in Theorizing Satire: “Feminist crit- ics have most often...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 171–202.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Incongruity Humour Theory .” Chapman and Foot 63 - 9l . Langbauer Laurie . “ The Ethics and Practice of Lemony Snicket: Adolescence and Generation x .” PMLA 122.2 ( March 2007 ): 502 - 52l . Lee Jae Num . Swift and Scatological Satire . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 239–263.
Published: 01 December 2013
... refer to the 1962 edition . Weinbrot Howard D. 2005 . Menippean Satire Reconsidered . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press . René Wellek Warren Austin . 1949 . Theory of Literature . New York : Harcourt, Brace . Whyde Janet M. 1993 . “Mediating Forms...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Steven Salaita Clark Steve , ed. Travel Writing and Empire: Postcolonial Theory in Transit . New York : Zed , 1999 . 264 pp. © COPYRIGHT 1999 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 1999 Ideology and Inscription: "Cultural Studies" after Benjamin, de Man, and Bakhtin by Tom Cohen...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 267–295.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Bill Knight In their ongoing rejection of what I call “ethical retirement,” Sarah Fielding's pair of novels, David Simple (1744) and Volume the Last (1753), mobilize a satirical criticism of mid-century worldly conceptions of the ethical worth of private and privative individualism. The works...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 199–229.
Published: 01 July 2014
... that satirizes the suburban genre, questioning the assumption that detachment and discontent go hand in hand in the American suburbs. © 2014 by University of Oklahoma 2014 Works Cited Augé Marc . 1995 . Non-Places: Introduction to an Anthropology of Supermodernity . Translated by...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the return of religion in its more public forms in recent decades, any more than one could have foreseen the great reopening of the question of secularization within social theory since 1990. If, as I argue, the complete eradication of religious thought, which is to say a “finished” project of...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 April 2015
....” This article argues that this freighted figure of inversion obscures the theories of embodiment found in sexological case studies themselves, which ground the experience of sex in sociality and sensation. The sexological invert provides the foundation for a trans feminine stock character that modernist...
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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 219–238.
Published: 01 July 2017
... contributes to the articulation of a theory of comedy in The Ethics of Psychoanalysis , a seminar best known for its treatment of Antigone and tragic drama. It then locates this theory of comedy and reading of Never on Sunday in relation to key concepts of the Ethics such as jouissance and the moral good(s...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Daniel Darvay This article argues that Virginia Woolf's theory and practice of the novel extends key elements of the gothic sublime shared by nineteenth-century sensation fiction and by contemporaneous psychiatric methods of diagnosis. In novels such as Wilkie Collins's The Woman in White and Mary...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): i.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Tim Killick 125 Conspiracy, Theory, Genre: Collecting, the Paralysis of Interpretation, and Lyrical Truth in John Sayles's Silver City Wesley Beal 151 "The Feast of Misrule": Captain Underpants, Satire, and the Literary Establishment Jackie E. Stallcup...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 181–219.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Literatures 8 . Ed. Walden Daniel . New York : Peter Lang , 1996 . Silver Alain Ursini James , eds. Film Noir Reader . New York : Limelight , 1996 . Snyder John . Prospects of Power: Tragedy, Satire, the Essay, and the Theory of Genre . Lexington : UP of Kentucky...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 1–37.
Published: 01 March 2008
... COPYRIGHT © 2008 BY THE UNI- VERSITY OF OKLAHOMA. ALL RIGHTS OF REPRODUCTION IN ANY FORM RESERVED 2 GENRE ists take advantage of this association to the disparagement of the Pope and his followers; third, that this satirical move coincides with—and arguably helps inaugurate—a much broader...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
... toward an inchoate form of what Singh (2004: 119) calls Black worldliness. 3 On the Negative Dialectic of Race and Character System Published in 1996, Shuffle is often periodized as a post civil rights satirical novel.4 As a period of US racial formation, the post civil rights era saw the decline of...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 29–56.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Theory, History, and Interpretation . Ed. Lewalski Barbara K. . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 1986 . Borges Jorge Luis . Collected Fictions . Tr. Hurley Andrew . New York : Viking , 1998 . Choron J. Modern Man and Mortality . New York : MacMillan , 1964...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 115–119.
Published: 01 March 2000
... revaluation of an increasingly marginalized and demonized "theory." Tom Cohen's primary target is the contemporary "return to history" that has displaced and delegiti- mated the centrality of "theory" in the humanities. By "theory," Cohen means less the theoretical frameworks associated with this or...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 2000
... culture and a call for a revaluation of an increasingly marginalized and demonized "theory." Tom Cohen's primary target is the contemporary "return to history" that has displaced and delegiti- mated the centrality of "theory" in the humanities. By "theory," Cohen means less the theoretical...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 2000
... marginalized and demonized "theory." Tom Cohen's primary target is the contemporary "return to history" that has displaced and delegiti- mated the centrality of "theory" in the humanities. By "theory," Cohen means less the theoretical frameworks associated with this or that continental thinker (although...