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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Louis . 1960 . Introduction to “Gulliver's Travels” and Other Writings , by Swift Jonathan , edited by Landa Louis , vii – xxvi . Boston : Houghton Mifflin . Mann Thomas . 1974 . “Homage.” In The Castle , by Kafka Franz , translated by Muir Willa Muir Edwin...
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Genre (2009) 42 (3-4): 5–20.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Brian McHale COPYRIGHT © 2009 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2009 WORKS CITED Bleiler E.F. “ From the Newark Steam Man to Tom Swift .” Extrapolation 30.2 ( 1989 ): 101 - 16 . Print . Brown Bill . “ Reading the West: Cultural and Historical Background .” Reading...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 171–202.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . Intricate Laughter in the Satire of Swift and Pope . New York : St. Martin’s Press , 1986 . James Allison . “ Confections, Concoctions, and Conceptions .” Jenkins 394 - 405 . James Kathryn . “ Crossing the Boundaries: Scatology, Taboo and the Carnivalesque in the Picture Book...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 265–270.
Published: 01 December 2022
... its readers. Borrowing Joshua Landy's vocabulary, Bartoszyńska defines gothic novels as “formative fictions” that “train readers in particular skills” (50). Similarly, Bartoszyńska rereads Swift's Gulliver's Travels and Krasicki's Mikołaja Doświadczyńskiego przypadki as pedagogical exercises...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Western fantasy to what might be its most brutal end—Swift Feather and Memphis don't die or disappear, but rather are safely reunited with their parents in Echo Canyon. Yet the novel also refuses to allow their redfacing repertoire to produce the old standby of settlers transforming the frontier...
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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 15–31.
Published: 01 April 2023
...” and the “simple,” with Jonathan Swift representing the plain and Sir William Temple the simple. Smith ( 1985 : 41) names Swift as the most popular writer of the time but notes that few have understood his “real worth.” One reason for this neglect of Swift's worth is that while official rhetoric manuals demand...
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Genre (2020) 53 (2): 183–188.
Published: 01 July 2020
...) acquisition associated with the practice of experimental natural philos- ophy. Chapter 4, which includes readings of Thomas Sprat s History of the Royal Society (1667), Margaret Cavendish s The Blazing World (1666), and Jonathan Swift s Gulliver s Travels (1726), is not groundbreaking in the way the previous...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 225–226.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., Southerne, Addison, Defoe, Swift, Montagu, Johnson, Equiano, Beckford, and others, Aravamudan advo- cates what he calls "a pluralization and fragmentation" of eighteenth-century lit- erature "into multiple textual archipelagoes" (24-25), competing canons that both emerge from and contest...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... Throughout his readings of works by Behn, Southerne, Addison, Defoe, Swift, Montagu, Johnson, Equiano, Beckford, and others, Aravamudan advo- cates what he calls "a pluralization and fragmentation" of eighteenth-century lit- erature "into multiple textual archipelagoes" (24-25), competing canons...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 231–236.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., Southerne, Addison, Defoe, Swift, Montagu, Johnson, Equiano, Beckford, and others, Aravamudan advo- cates what he calls "a pluralization and fragmentation" of eighteenth-century lit- erature "into multiple textual archipelagoes" (24-25), competing canons that both emerge from and contest...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., Defoe, Swift, Montagu, Johnson, Equiano, Beckford, and others, Aravamudan advo- cates what he calls "a pluralization and fragmentation" of eighteenth-century lit- erature "into multiple textual archipelagoes" (24-25), competing canons that both emerge from and contest the "geocultural monolith...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., Defoe, Swift, Montagu, Johnson, Equiano, Beckford, and others, Aravamudan advo- cates what he calls "a pluralization and fragmentation" of eighteenth-century lit- erature "into multiple textual archipelagoes" (24-25), competing canons that both emerge from and contest the "geocultural monolith...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 299–327.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of her narratives.” However, Bennett never connects his argument to the realization that hatred is a traditional impetus behind the satirist’s lash and that Mansfield’s “delight in hatred” marks her, like Jonathan Swift, as Juvenalian. There are two main conceptions of the purpose...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 141–170.
Published: 01 July 2014
... as Tom Swift,” the fictional protagonist of the author Victor Appleton’s “mass-­market juvenile adventure series of the twentieth century” (16). Pynchon (2006, 794), as McHale highlights, explicitly calls attention to Appleton when the Chums name their “colleague, Brother Tom Swift.” McHale ([2009...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 297–317.
Published: 01 December 2017
... referential finger-pointing and nose thumbing. Despite Jonathan Swift’s ([1704] 1960, 358) famous dictum that satire is “a sort of glass, wherein behold- ers do generally discover everybody’s face but their own,” satire has bite, and sometimes those who have been bitten, or who take offense that others...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 203–209.
Published: 01 March 2008
... authors follow, among them Milton, Dryden, Defoe, and Swift. These meticulously researched and always original readings are united by the above impulses, rather than by a single the- sis, and so (despite having been published in part elsewhere) aren't without some detriment removed from the larger...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2009
... interpreting literary texts - one that grows out of the square I just inscribed - arises when texts come from a culture differ- ent from our own. In fact, the square in Figure 3 suggests that this has been the work of the traditional novel, whether it be Swift's description of new worlds, Dickens...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 61–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Sapir in Language, Culture and Personality . Ed. Mandelbaum David . Berkeley : U of California P , 1951 . Schedler Christopher . “Writing Culture: Willa Cather's Southwest.” Willa Cather and the American Southwest . Ed. Swift John Urgo Joseph . Lincoln : U of Nebraska P...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 397–419.
Published: 01 December 2017
... In darkness, and the pure and spangling snow Gleams faintly through the gloom that gathers round! Hark to that roar, whose swift and deaf’ning peals In countless echoes through the mountains ring, Startling pale midnight on her starry throne...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
... spoken of the way her poetry pits the unit of the poetic line against what she calls “the swift scary suction of the sentence” (Gardner 1999, 219), a tension borne out by the noncoincidence of formal and discursive units that I have identified in “Sea- Blue Aubade,” and more gener- ally...