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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 261–288.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Nancy Um This article brings together the trade records of the Dutch and English East India Companies' merchants, chronicles in Arabic, and a published French travel narrative to shed light on an overlooked phenomenon, that of early modern medical diplomacy to Qasimi Yemen during the early...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 285–315.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Christopher M. Keirstead Footsteps travel writing—narrative accounts of journeys that retrace the routes of earlier travelers—constitutes one of the most prolific and controversial subgenres in contemporary travel writing. This article examines three broadly illustrative examples of footsteps...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 315–340.
Published: 01 July 2015
... be aware of the word's global usage and history. © 2015 by University of Oklahoma 2015 Dutch colonization travel narratives seventeenth-century exploration Cape of Good Hope New Netherland Works Cited Biewenga Ad . 1999 . De Kaap de Goede Hoop: Een Nederlandse vestigingskolonie...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
...; and the hybridization of alien discourses and indigenous cultures. The sequence of arti- cles shows readers the interrelation of travel narratives and psychoanalysis, post- colonial theory, feminism, Empire, and postmodern ambivalence. The collection, of course, is not without its own theoretical design. Clark...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 115–119.
Published: 01 March 2000
...; the intercommuni- cation between the traveler and the traveler's domestic audience; and the hybridization of alien discourses and indigenous cultures. The sequence of arti- cles shows readers the interrelation of travel narratives and psychoanalysis, post- colonial theory, feminism, Empire, and postmodern...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 2000
...; the intercommuni- cation between the traveler and the traveler's domestic audience; and the hybridization of alien discourses and indigenous cultures. The sequence of arti- cles shows readers the interrelation of travel narratives and psychoanalysis, post- colonial theory, feminism, Empire, and postmodern...
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Genre (2000) 33 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 2000
...; and the hybridization of alien discourses and indigenous cultures. The sequence of arti- cles shows readers the interrelation of travel narratives and psychoanalysis, post- colonial theory, feminism, Empire, and postmodern ambivalence. The collection, of course, is not without its own theoretical design. Clark...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 95–123.
Published: 01 March 2008
... narrative voice "know" facts in its putative future? The model of a time-traveling narrative voice raises questions of narrative access to information and thereby challenges narrative authority. The dyadic structure of "Oxen of the Sun" actually consolidates in the episode into the kind...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2015
..., India : Hill . Citations refer to the 1887 edition . Figueira Dorothy . 2004 . “Civilization and the Problem of Race: Portuguese and Italian Travel Narratives to India.” In Imperialisms: Historical and Literary Investigations, 1500–1900 , edited by Rajan Balachandran Sauer...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 355–382.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... , 1999 . DESIRING NATURES: THE AMERICAN ADRENALINE NARRATIVE KRISTIN J. JACOBSON, PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY The Jia Tsuo La Pass in Tibet—17,226 feet—marks the highest I've ever traveled without leaving the ground. Amazingly, at least from my perspective, I was still...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 25–53.
Published: 01 March 2002
... since the 1630s. On returning to London from a six-month visit to the newly independent nation, Bullock fash- ioned a compelling ensemble of representations: an illustrated travel narrative, Six Months' Residence and Travels in Mexico; the first European museum exhibit of Mexica1 and contemporary...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 31–55.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Diorama, or Moving Scenes of Animated Nature," The Conflagration of Moscow was on dis- play (Parry 171-2). Lee Parry notes that Cole would also probably have known of that explicitly narrative offshoot of panoramas, the moving diorama, such as A Trip to Niagara; or, Travelers in America, first...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2005
... reservations and sea shores, Wildlife in America (1959) and Shore Birds of North America (1967), and two travel narratives, Under the Mountain Wall: A Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Stone Age (1962) and The Cloud Forest: A Chronicle of the South American Wilderness (1965). Each of these began life...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 27–59.
Published: 01 March 2010
...: The Cryptogram . London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington , 1882 . Wallace Alfred Russel . A Narrative of Travels on the Amazon and Rio Negro, with an Account of the Native Tribes and Observations on the Climate, Geology, and Natural History of the Amazon Valley . London : Reeve...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2009
... presentations of the working class, or even the seeming unsexed wis- dom of George Eliot. (My choice of Gulliver's Travels, Swift's satirization both of narrative form and of the authorial assumptions of novels, as an example of "traditional" seventeenth-century travel narratives in which Conrad is working...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 57–87.
Published: 01 March 2006
..." in the fashion of many of his chroniclers, nor is it to separate the "authentic" revolutionary / traveller from the "inauthentic" tourists. Rather, I am interested in the intersections between the motivations of contemporary political tourists and Che's own narrative. The particular social experience...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Katarzyna Bartoszyńska This essay argues for the power of free indirect discourse in the third‐person narrative perspective to serve as a collective voice, encompassing a diversity of perspectives, through a reading of two novels by Olga Tokarczuk, Bieguni ( Flights ) and Księgi Jakubowe ( Books...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 23–41.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Charles E. , ed. The New Short Story Theories . Athens : Ohio UP , 1994 . Nagel James . The Contemporary American Short-Story Cycle: The Ethnic Resonance of Genre . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State UP , 2001 . Najmi Samina . “ Decolonizing the Bildungsroman: Narratives of War...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 141–156.
Published: 01 September 2006
... . Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel in Twentieth-Century American Literature . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2002 . Kang Younghill . The Grass Roof . New York : Charles Scribner's Sons , 1931 . —-. `` Letter to Maxwell Perkins .'' May...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 273–302.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to which its narratives express authentic ethnic experiences. This article explores the crossroads of epistolary fiction and ethnic literature, charting the collapse of authenticity in Ana Castillo's 1986 Mixquiahuala Letters and Hauling Nieh's 1988 Mulberry and Peach: Two Women of China . It argues...