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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 101–128.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Journal of Jewish Studies 11: 2 (Winter 1992; publ. Mar. 1993), Special Issue, “Literary Approaches to the Bible ,” ed. Goldman Stanley , 127 - 67 . A TALE OF TWO TAMARS: INTERNECINE AND INTER-ETHNIC VIOLATION, GENETIC AND GENEALOGICAL ANXIETY, IN THE OLD TESTAMENT NARRATIVE JAMES...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 187–190.
Published: 01 March 2007
...James Liner Derrida Jacques . Rogues: Two Essays on Reason. Trans. Brault Pascale-Anne Naas Michael . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2005 . COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 REVIEWS 187 Derrida...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Joshua Wilner WITTGENSTEIN AND PAIN: TWO CLARIFICATIONS JOSHUA WILNER, CITY COLLEGE AND THE GRADUATE CENTER, CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK When I mentioned to Tim Murphy that I thought Negri's "Wittgenstein et la douleur" misread certain passages in Wittgenstein's Philosophical...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 393–403.
Published: 01 September 2011
... a ‘Go’?” Washington Post , February 16 . Whalen Jeanne . 2009 . “New Recruits: Enlisting Genes in the Campaign against Cancer.” Wall Street Journal , March 29 . The Two- Eyed Cyclops: Metaphor and Narrative in American Medical Research Policy GEORGE J. ANNAS, BOSTON...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 161–174.
Published: 01 July 2013
... . Translated by Daglish Robert . New York : Everyman . Valadié Arnaud . 2003 . Sciame / Swarm / Essaim . www.dailymotion.com/video/x38w4s_sciame-swarm-essaim_creation#.UR0FG2dGk1A . Reinventing Drama with Toni Negri: Fragments from Two Working Sessions on Swarm with Barbara...
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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 (2018) 51 (1): 53–79.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Tammy Amiel Houser This essay reads Ian McEwan’s Children Act (2014) as a literary tragedy that is in dialogue with the classical form and the philosophical discourse that surrounds it. Of particular relevance is George Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel’s definition of tragedy as a collision between two...
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Genre (2011) 44 (1): 93–104.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Vincent B. Leitch During the closing decades of the twentieth century, French post-structuralism constituted a powerful shaping force on many academic disciplines, especially literary and cultural studies. At the opening of the twenty-first century, most of its major figures, born between the two...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 213–237.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Cecily Devereux This article considers Helen Fielding's two Bridget Jones novels as foundational texts in the genre of chick lit as it “produces, disseminates, and proliferates certain feminist and liberal subjectivities” (Butler and Desai 2008, 5). The focus is on tracing in these two novels...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 255–283.
Published: 01 December 2014
...David O. Dowling The “fighting whale” in shipwreck accounts has had a pervasive and stubborn hold on maritime narratives, simultaneously perpetuating lasting memorable tales and false assumptions about whale behavior that have endured for nearly two centuries. This essay traces the cultural...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Steven Ruszczycky In “The Law of Pornography: John Rechy and Samuel Steward” I compare the works of two late twentieth-century writers to show how they turned to genre to understand sexuality's relation to the law in other than purely repressive terms. I suggest that they complicate Michel...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 345–365.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Kathryn Hume The Sandman , by Neil Gaiman and many illustrators, is a two-thousand-page frame tale. Critics have focused on the enclosed tales and argue or assume that Gaiman's concern is the nature of narrative. If we look at the frame, the actions of Morpheus/Dream, we find instead a mythic...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 35–71.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Rhiannon Catherwood Beginning with Jay Prosser's Second Skins: The Body Narratives of Transsexuality , scholars have rightly treated gender transition narratives as cultural objects distinct from homosexual coming-out stories; however, existing scholarship rarely sets these two objects against each...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 367–392.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Sean Grattan Contemporary US literature appears to have shied away from considerations of utopia. “Monstrous Utopia in Toni Morrison's Paradise ” argues that Morrison creates two utopian communities to explore the ambiguous relationship between utopia and political imagination. The importance...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 335–356.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Lee Clark Mitchell Cormac McCarthy's novel No Country for Old Men (2005), like Ethan Coen and Joel Coen's film adaptation (2007), poses two genres against one another, drawing on film noir techniques to defy what their Western materials seem to solicit. Fleeting gestures at wide-open landscape...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 357–377.
Published: 01 December 2014
... intervenes in two overlapping conversations. On the one hand, it continues a tradition of women's poetic experimentation that seeks to revalue pregnancy and motherhood as viable topics for poetry while resisting sentimentalized and restrictive narratives through formal innovation; on the other, it continues...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 341–381.
Published: 01 December 2015
... need help in their suffering, setting up communities of care that are represented by her party. Woolf wants us to attain a critical empathy for the author herself and her characters on the supratextual level yet also judge them according to the two-part process of empathetic reading outlined in her...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2015
... emperor Jahangir to become the wife of Captain William Hawkins of the East India Company, and two English women, Frances Steele and Mrs. Hudson. Soon after her husband's death on the voyage to England in 1613, Mariam married another East India Company employee, Captain Gabriel Towerson. After a few years...
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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...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 19–38.
Published: 01 April 2017
... with the discourse of Victorian logic (especially the work of John Venn) and links this early sensation novel to Hardy's later output. Serial representation operates in two modes in Hardy: one material, tactile, and affective (figuring long-run processes of wear, attrition, and change); the other discrete, rational...