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Genre (2018) 51 (3): 267–293.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Yu, whose One Hundred Chinese Silences (2016) comprises parodic rewritings of poems that try to engage with the Chinese aesthetic, the representation of China in American poetry amounts to an “orientalist tradition” that “sees China as a source of unchanging aesthetic traits fixed in a remote past...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 269–298.
Published: 01 June 2012
... . 2nd ed. Edited by Schulkind Jeanne . San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich . Zwerdling Alex . 1986 . Virginia Woolf and the Real World . Berkeley : University of California Press . Silencing the Politics of Literature in Virginia Woolf’s The Voyage Out benjamin...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 5–27.
Published: 01 March 2011
...” that—like prosody, music, and silence—allows her to experience a multivalent way of remembering, knowing, and being. © 2011 by University of Oklahoma 2011 Works Cited Bluemel Kristin . 1997 . Experimenting on the Borders of Modernism: Dorothy Richardson's “Pilgrimage.” Athens...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 383–404.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., however, that both texts ultimately resist such capitalist improvement energies by using the female protagonists and minor characters to foreground moments of withholding, silence, and nonnarrativity that refuse to be incorporated into a profitable project of articulation. The essay aims to demonstrate...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... to precisely resemble late modernist minimalism or the nouveau roman (new novel), it resonated with such approaches. Despite the alleged parochialism of postwar British writing, key late modernist concerns—exhaustion, silence, a withdrawing phenomenological world—are frequently present. While most of his...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 283–287.
Published: 01 September 2010
... 3/4/11 9:25 AM A PREJUDICE 285 from humans is a deadly wound to the still silence, while the note from heaven immersed with it in an agreeable chorus. The connection between the sound of wind...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 131–156.
Published: 01 March 2007
.... Rec. 1961. Wergo , 1988 . ---. Silence. 1961 . Hanover : Wesleyan UP-UP of New England , 1973 . Cage John , in Conversation with Retallack Joan . Musicage: Cage Muses on Words Art Music . Hanover : Wesleyan UP-UP of New England , 1996 . Carroll Noël . Philosophy...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 273–300.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Terence . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 1983 . 211 - 62 . Rowell Charles H. `` An Interview with Chinua Achebe .'' Conversations with Chinua Achebe . 165 - 84 . Slaughter Joseph R. `` `A Mouth with Which to Tell the Story': Silence, Violence, and Speech in Chinua Achebe's Things...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 July 2021
... for the Cultural Revolution. Images of Western symphony and chamber music provide the events with a permanent counterpoint of sounds and silences, well after Zhuli is dead and Sparrow is forced to abandon music for factory assemblage of wooden crates, electric bulbs, and small radios—first in Guangxi Province...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 111–140.
Published: 01 July 2014
... wide public attention, several more popular depictions of modern-­day slavery have emerged recently in an attempt to interrupt the gaping silence regarding this serious issue.2 In 2003 the acclaimed Home Box Office (HBO) television series The Wire (2002 – 8) courageously addressed the issue...
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Genre (2020) 53 (3): 247–252.
Published: 01 December 2020
...). Charting routes of influ- ence that reveal the poetic survivance of literary objects including pictographs, petroglyphs, hieroglyphs, and khipu, Garcia simultaneously troubles the archival silencing of Indigenous signs as relic[s] of a lost world, a practice that has con- tinued to obfuscate these routes...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 449–478.
Published: 01 September 2002
... GENRE This construction of reformation and productivity as mutually reinforcing categories was, as John M. Sloop writes, reflected practically in the prison system by the use of "silence and hard labour: silence in order to allow reflection and redemption, labor in order to make...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 2016
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 397–419.
Published: 01 December 2017
...; Where silence undisturb’d might watch alone, So cold, so bright, so still. The same lines had appeared in 1831 in The Beauties of Modern British Poetry, Systematically Arranged (Grant 1831a) as “A Moon-light Night IV” (Shelley 1831) and reappeared, with some changes, in A Book...
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Genre (2014) 47 (1): 79–102.
Published: 01 April 2014
... on irascibility, irresolution, and even “catastro- phe,” discernible in Beethoven’s late music: “episodic, fragmentary, riven with the absences and silences that can neither be filled by supplying some general scheme for them, nor be ignored and diminished” (16). Late style lacks a “spe- cific humanistic...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 443–469.
Published: 01 December 2012
... . Cambridge, MA : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press . Brandon Ray Lower Wendy , eds. 2008 . The Shoah in Ukraine: History, Testimony, Memorialization . Bloomington : Indiana University Press . Cimet Adina . 2011 . “To Hold Our Own against Silence.” In Memorial Books...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
... towards a frankly metaphysical bargain implying the potential sacrifice of self as a necessary step towards atonement for his own sin of silence; hence, he continues in the case (213). But as is the case with the Ancient Mariner, this penance isn't enough. In Kerr's narrative, Gunther must...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 219–237.
Published: 01 September 2010
...,” the odd and unnatural “speechless stretch at a gathering” resembles a “kind of silence, as if in pregnancy [that] bubbles with irrepressible pants of breath” (286). These metaphors, strange and surprising as they seem on the surface, make the read- ers feel...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 167–193.
Published: 01 July 2021
... documentations developed throughout the text. As I pointed out at the beginning of this essay, the novel itself is a “small subset of materials,” a repository of documents that draws attention to the silences and elisions of historical memory. The proliferating archive(s) of Lost Children highlight...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 83–113.
Published: 01 March 2000