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Genre (2017) 50 (2): 153–179.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., which have been widely accepted by critics. Rather, the author situates Mankell's Wallander series in the literary tradition named by Ernest Mandel as the “disintegrative” thriller, which Mandel sees emerging in response to late capitalism's restructuring of electoral politics and in the context...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Timothy S. Murphy INTRODUCTION TO GILLES DELEUZE'S "PHILOSOPHY OF THE SERIE NOIRE" TIMOTHY S. MURPHY, UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA No one should mistake the text here translated, a celebration of the famous French line of hardboiled detective novels the Serie Noire (inaugurated by Edi...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Gilles Deleuze © COPYRIGHT 2002 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2002 PHILOSOPHY OF THE SERIE NOIRE GILLES DELEUZE TRANSLATED BY TIMOTHY S. MURPHY The Serie Noire is celebrating an important event: its 1000th volume.1 There is a coherence to this collection, an idea...
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Genre (2020) 53 (2): 111–134.
Published: 01 July 2020
... plot is not only subordinated to but also embodied in character. © 2020 by University of Oklahoma 2020 Anthony Trollope numbers roman fleuve plot series age Genre, Vol. 53, No. 2 July 2020 DOI 10.1215/00166928- 8562656 © 2020 by University of Oklahoma But Who s Counting? Plotting Age...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 319–342.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of two book clubs and his work as a guest on radio and television programs have been almost forgotten. Seeking to redress this oversight, this essay focuses on Trilling’s work as a script supervisor for Channing (1963–64), a television series adaptation of his campus fiction “Of This Time, of That Place...
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Genre (2019) 52 (1): 25–50.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Philip Joseph The Showtime series Homeland (2011–) has typically been seen as a spy thriller, an instance of “terrorism TV,” or an example of prestige television. This article takes a long view of Homeland , treating its heroine, Carrie Mathison, as a female warrior-adventurer, a character...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and social experience with American identity and citizenship. Yet, at the level of minor characters, Shuffle is less negating racial ideologies and more forwarding a global conceptualization of race. Specifically articulated through a series of non- Black or white minor characters, Shuffle offers alternative...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 393–418.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Shawn Malley Examining relationships between performance and archaeology in the science fiction television series Stargate SG-1 (1997–2007), this essay explores the show's dual representation of Mesopotamia as a theater of archaeological activity and geopolitical conflict. Employing archaeological...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 335–356.
Published: 01 December 2014
... plays with an unusual series of overhead shots that immure figures in an unbreachable present that matches McCarthy's narrative configurations. As much as both the novelistic and the cinematic versions of No Country for Old Men initially might begin by encouraging a conventional Western reading, we soon...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 131–157.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of India because of its denial of an afterworld. Beginning in the mid-1570s, the Mughal emperor Akbar the Great instigated a series of religious and philosophical debates at his court at Fatehpur Sikri in India. Assembled representatives of many religions and philosophies of the world, including...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 419–442.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Margaret E. Johnson This article argues that the American series Queer as Folk (2000–2005) uses a combination of melodrama and realism to engage the viewer both emotionally and logically in the consideration of current issues significant to the gay community, in particular HIV/AIDS, gay parenting...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
... under the name of secularism, especially the degree of enchantment experienced by subjects in the century leading up to the Reformation. The complex series of responses to miraculous Eucharists in the Wilsnack blood cult and in the Croxton Play of the Sacrament demonstrate that skepticism...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 93–104.
Published: 01 March 2011
... and courses (one volume for each year). Thus far, two volumes have been published, Séminaire: La bête et le souverain, Volume 1 (2001–2002) and Volume 2 (2002–2003) , published in 2008 and 2010, respectively. (In 2009 the University of Chicago Press inaugurated the translation of the series into English...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 269–298.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Benjamin Mangrum Virginia Woolf's first novel, The Voyage Out , disputes the manner in which its characters appropriate literary texts for their political interests. Woolf delivers this challenge through Rachel Vinrace's ill-fated voyage, which culminates in a series of disorienting encounters...
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Genre (2022) 55 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 April 2022
...-impaired, lesbian journalist of British-Swedish descent who solves murder mysteries in and around the rural Swedish town of Gavrik. Tom Rob Smith's bestseller The Farm (2014) is also set in Sweden, as is Torquil MacLeod's Malmö Mysteries series (8 novels, 2010–21), whose protagonist is a blond female...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 189–210.
Published: 01 March 2003
... OF REPRODUCTION IN ANY FORM RESERVED. 190 GENRE on a blank videotape). This allows these "fansubbers" to produce translations of foreign works that commercial distributors ignore. Often, several groups of fan- subbers will translate the same series. The multiple versions...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 307–326.
Published: 01 September 2010
... – a) it is not only a matter of pronouns, but of pronouns and determinatives that language took a long time to establish, not without difficulty, in two almost parallel series; both series, however are categorized by the fact that they include flexions without roots; b...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 141–156.
Published: 01 September 2006
... circumstances, personal motives, and historical context" (36). Amy Ling's analysis of Yan Phou Lee's When I Was a Boy in China (an early installment in the same series as New's autobiography) argues that the politics of assimilation are very different in the context of the Asian exclusion laws.4...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 19–38.
Published: 01 April 2017
... that follows turns on the difference between these modes, their connections to prob- lems of generic classification, and the shared claims of novelists and “logicians” to their exposition. 1. As I discuss below, “serial thinking” is animated by the concept of “series” in the work of the nineteenth...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 83–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Lynn (eds). The Infernal Desires of Angela Carter: Fiction, Femininity, Feminism . Series: Twentieth-Century Literature . Essex : Addison Wesley Longman , 1997 . Britzolakis Christina . “ Angela Carter’s Fetishism .” In The Infernal Desires of Angela Carter: Fiction, Femininity...