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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Patricia Stuelke This essay analyzes Valeria Luiselli's 2019 novel Lost Children Archive 's attempt to imagine anti‐imperialist solidarity aesthetics in a moment of the increasing imbrication of the US literary sphere and settler colonial capitalist surveillance of the US‐Mexico border, as well...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 359–393.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Melissa Free H. Rider Haggard has long been known as the premier writer of the imperial adventure novel, which is described by scholars as predominantly devoid of colonial settlers, particularly women. Yet his most innovative contribution to the genre of adventure fiction is actually his most...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 July 2021
... settler and Indigenous communities. This article uses the work of Homi Bhabha to argue that Carpentaria demonstrates the emergence of a third space wherein negotiation between these two cultures produces knowledge that is “new, neither the one nor the other .” In so doing, Wright shows the resilience...
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Genre (2024) 57 (1): 89–93.
Published: 01 April 2024
... for community and stability—a desire they attempted to fulfill through narrative. “Through practices of talking, settlers eventually brought into being a relatively new sort of colony—one not interested so much in acquisition or extraction but in re-creating normalcy and a sense of home. . . . They recorded...
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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 55–77.
Published: 01 April 2014
... becomes possible through Wilder and Lane’s reframing of the settler colonial region as home, as snug, and as emotionally familiar and familial rather than as an othered site of visitation. Nostalgia in this text relies on a specific lexicon of looking back: a language that highlights the small...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 315–340.
Published: 01 July 2015
..., Netherlands : Brill . Guelke Leonard . 1988 . “The Anatomy of a Colonial Settler Population: Cape Colony 1657–1750.” International Journal of African Historical Studies 21 , no. 3 : 453 – 73 . Guelke Leonard Shell Robert . 1992 . “Landscape of Conquest: Frontier Water...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to the independence of Kenya from British rule. Mau Mau originated in the Kikuyu region in 1948; it was organized around an oath of loyalty to the objectives of the movement—to drive its enemies out of Kenya—and of allegiance to "the black man's race" over all Europeans and Asians.5 Some European settlers...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 537–561.
Published: 01 September 2002
... issue. GENRE XXXV - FALL/WINTER 2002 - 537-562. COPYRIGHT © 2003 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA. ALL RIGHTS OF REPRODUCTION IN ANY FORM RESERVED. 538 GENRE punishment. Their experiences have parallels with Indigenous people in other settler colonial societies...
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Genre (2022) 55 (1): 67–71.
Published: 01 April 2022
... meter constitutive of the Aeneid and Hollywood's scoring of settler-colonialist fantasy. The ploy was an obvious and effective plea to keep our attention fixed on the units of Virgil's poetry, meter being just one element among many others. But I've never forgotten the generative friction...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 259–263.
Published: 01 December 2022
... on this work. From this transnational bond of disclaiming white settler nations, Diasporic Poetics returns to a US genealogy of “Asian American writing that decenters the ‘American’ but maintains political coherence” (115) in the work of Myung Mi Kim and Cathy Park Hong. Yu emphasizes a shared view...
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Genre (2023) 56 (3): 351–356.
Published: 01 December 2023
..., the areas protected, for example, by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In “The Trouble with Wilderness,” William Cronon ( 1995 ) identified the Romantic aesthetics of the sublime as inspiring a politics organized around the protection of “pristine” natural areas, which, in the settler colonies, legitimated...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 247–252.
Published: 01 December 2020
... authenticity regime of settler liberalism (90). On R EV IEWS CLUSTER: POETICS 251 virtually every page of this ambitious project, Garcia proves otherwise with a sense of optimism about what our methods can achieve and of humility around the known and unknown currents of meaning that have always surrounded us...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 317–344.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of Fanon’s writing. The condition of native is a nervous condition, Fanon (1961) says, and the category “native” is a product of the colonial relationship; you are only a “native” once there are settlers in contrast to whom you are declared native. Hence overcoming the “condition” of native means...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 127–140.
Published: 01 September 2006
... M. Guyotte Roland L. . `` Unintentional Immigrants: Chicago's Filipino Foreign Students Become Settlers, 1900-1941 .'' Journal of American Ethnic History 9.2 ( Spring 1990 ): 26 - 48 . Saunt Claudio . `` Telling Stories: The Political Uses of Myth and History in Cherokee...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 329–350.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of the Far North. Instead, they prove to be enterprising businesspeople —  shop owners in this instance — who make a living off the white settler commu- nities while engaging in what Gerald Vizenor (1999, 167 – 69) might recognize as “post-­Eskimo” acts of survivance.10 Their grocery stores stock...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 435–441.
Published: 01 December 2016
... notable among these are region and race/ethnicity (218). He traces these divisions to the arrival of Euro- pean settlers on American soil: “Romances of the divide in what later became the United States date back almost to first contact, the earliest canonical instance being the tale...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 407–428.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... It is the Manichean relation between colonized and colonizer, "native" and "settler," or here, free and unfree that conditions the subaltern truths of both imminent and manifest insurgencies. Speaking to the anti-colo- nialist nationalism of the Algerian revolution, Fanon writes, The problem of truth...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 285–315.
Published: 01 December 2013
... who comes off better by comparison with other Victorian-era settlers of the region but who finally is overcome by the need to root himself and profit from his travels — an impulse that, when taken to greater extremes, defines many of the more troubling personalities Chatwin profiles...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2015
...: Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries, vol. 2, Culture, Gender, Regional Patterns , edited by Bhargava Meena , 261 – 84 . New Delhi : Orient BlackSwan . Fisher Michael H. 2004 . Counterflows to Colonialism: Indian Travellers and Settlers in Britain, 1600–1857 . Delhi : Permanent Black...
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Genre (2020) 53 (1): 27–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
... but extended beyond the United States to include the additional settler- colonial nation- states of Canada and Australia. Thus, the novel underscores the production of race as a decidedly transnational product, which in the case of Japanese incar- ceration is a complex overlay of Pacific Rim histories...