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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 1–44.
Published: 01 March 2005
... antecedents, Virgil's Georgics. Bruce Graver has ably demonstrated in a series of articles the formative influence of Virgil on Wordsworth, beginning with the poet's early translations of the Georgics on through his mature descriptive-medi- tative lyrics and narratives.1 The Georgics provided...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 373–394.
Published: 01 September 2004
... which it gradually evolved. Virgil's Georgicon, for example, while it would have appealed to the architects of the Carolingian renaissance as a channel of Latinity, remained in essence an agricultural treatise, GENRE XXXVII - FALL/WINTER 2004 - 373-394. COPYRIGHT © 2005 BY THE UNIVERSITY...
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Genre (2013) 46 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 April 2013
... : 56 – 97 . Trachtenberg Alan . 1994 . “The Politics of Labor and the Poet's Work.” In Walt Whitman: Centennial Essays , edited by Folsom Ed Villa Guido , 120 – 32 . Iowa City : University of Iowa Press . Virgil . 2005 . The Georgics of Virgil . Translated...
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Genre (2001) 34 (3-4): 205–218.
Published: 01 September 2001
... surrounding Dallas-Ft. Worth, True Sto- ries is set in the fictitious town of Virgil, Texas, as its people take three days to prepare for the hyper-ordinary "Celebration of Specialness," a pageant marking the sesquicentennial of Texas's having become part of the United States. Within this chronicle...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 101–124.
Published: 01 March 2001
... his own particular sins of pride and lust that he must work to overcome (Sinclair, Inf. 31). Dante Alighieri the poet provides his character with two guides, Virgil, who symbolizes reason and conscience, and Beatrice, who inspires him to deepen his self-awareness. After awakening...
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Genre (2000) 33 (2): 171–198.
Published: 01 June 2000
... the one in Virgil's Eclogues, contains "faint traces of our former wickedness" (Virgil 55), for the very reason that civilization necessitates, frames and condi- tions our Utopian fantasies. Schuyler's urban pastoral is no different. At several junctures we can sense his attempt to put the more...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Universities P , 1962 . Theocritus . The Idylls . Trans. Wells Robert . Harmondsworth : Penguin , 1989 . Thompson Lawrance , ed. Selected Letters of Robert Frost . New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston , 1964 . Virgil . Eclogues, Georgics, Aeneid I-VI . Trans...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 181–204.
Published: 01 June 2011
... a concentra- tion camp for German prisoners (133).4 The double standard for male and female sexuality in Belize, and the connection between gender expectations and national or social progress, reveals itself in the civic rhetoric Beka’s father uses to tell Sister Virgil she should change the unfair...
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Genre (2003) 36 (1-2): 47–79.
Published: 01 March 2003
... in London . Ed. Heltzel Virgil B. . Ithaca : Cornell UP , 1962 . Pope Alexander . “ An Essay on Criticism .” The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-Volume Edition of the Twickenham Text . Ed. Butt John . New Haven : Yale UP , 1963 . 143 - 68 . Puttenham George . The Arte...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 March 2002
...- erature, particularly to those whose innate desires are denied by society at large, such as homosexuals in the modern world. By tradition, the pastoral mode has offered a haven to homosexual desire. Ettin comments that, in the Greek and Latin pastorals written and inspired by Theocritus and Virgil...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 181–219.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 171–200.
Published: 01 September 2007
... closure attendant upon shepherding one's words into clearly integrated and mutually reinforcing terms. In his sixth eclogue, Virgil uses stabula — the Latin equivalent of phatne — to the same use, as does Wordsworth's "Michael: A Pastoral Poem" for the simple English of fold.9 All this, coupled...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... a defensive posture paralleling Virgil’s Georgics. LOCAL LYRIC AND CUMBRIAN CULTURE 415 among Cumbrian writers. As the Lake District increasingly turned into a tour- ist destination in the 1780s, several Cumbrian authors addressed the dangers of development...