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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Emma Heaney This article begins by tracing the figure of gender inversion from Karl Heinrich Ulrichs's mid-nineteenth-century celebration of the “woman's soul confined in a man's body” to Edward Carpenter's early twentieth-century disavowal of the effeminate “of the extreme type,” whose gender...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 111–137.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., like absurdity, are mutually exclusive; or that a whole‐world view requires third‐person narrative omniscience. The analysis centers on Anna Burns's Milkman (2018), a novel set in Troubles‐era Northern Ireland that connects a young woman's experience with gendered and sexual power to the behavior...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., or The Trend of the Twentieth Cen-tury . New York : Garland Publishing , 1972 . THE PRETTY WOMAN GOES GLOBAL: OR, LEARNING TO LOVE "AMERICANIZATION" IN NOTTING HILL PHILLIP E. WEGNER, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA Perhaps one of the great surprises of George W. Bush's post-9/11 "war on ter- ror...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 127–140.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Catherine Ceniza Choy COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Alzona Encarnacion . The Filipino Woman: Her Social, Economic, and Political Status, 1565-1933 . Manila : University of the Philippines Press , 1934 . —-. The Filipino Woman: Her Social...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Anne Brubaker This essay explores the recurring portrait of the bookkeeping woman in the fiction of writers such as Willa Cather, Edna Ferber, Mary Wilkins Freeman, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Frances E. W. Harper, Sinclair Lewis, and Elmer Rice. It explores how the discourse of mathematics offers...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 277–291.
Published: 01 September 2011
... for a woman. Works Cited Berry Wendell . 1984 . “Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front.” In Selected Poems of Wendell Berry 1957 – 1982 . San Francisco : North Point Press . Eliot T. S. 1971 . “Burnt Norton,” from Four Quartets . In Eliot T. S. , The Complete Poems...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 345–365.
Published: 01 December 2013
... an attractive young woman to represent death. © 2013 by University of Oklahoma 2013 Works Cited Bender Hy . 1999 . The Sandman Companion: A Dreamer's Guide to the Award-winning Comics Series . New York : Vertigo . Bratman David . 2006 . “A Game of You — Yes, You.” In The Sandman...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 357–377.
Published: 01 December 2014
... and extends feminist poetic traditions that emphasize both the physical and biological and the linguistic and cultural by crafting a long poem whose structure is necessarily “female” through its reliance on an individual woman's mental, temporal, and bodily/biological experiences as formal determinants...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 April 2016
... seduced and betrayed by Hollywood and its stars. This article argues that Puig's early texts, The Buenos Aires Affair , with its collection of Hollywood epigraphs, and Kiss of the Spider Woman , with its movie-obsessed protagonist, perform the very concept of queer movie fandom. What one sees in Puig's...
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Genre (2017) 50 (3): 343–370.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of “domestic containment.” In Requiem for a Nun Faulkner returned to the themes of the woman’s film in his own Hollywood-inspired melodrama. Far from creating an “homage,” however, Faulkner drew on the drive for social conformity inherent in the genre but redeployed its tropes in a subversive fashion to launch...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Daniel Darvay This article argues that Virginia Woolf's theory and practice of the novel extends key elements of the gothic sublime shared by nineteenth-century sensation fiction and by contemporaneous psychiatric methods of diagnosis. In novels such as Wilkie Collins's The Woman in White and Mary...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 December 2013
... in the urban context, Jameson’s day novel — what James terms a late-­ modernist “micro novel” — contracts to focus almost exclusively on a single charac- ter as she makes her way around the metropolis during one day in her life. Jameson’s day novel tells the story of a nameless woman on the verge...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 115–143.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Registry, a bureaucratic archive in which the birth and death notices of the residences of Jose's unnamed city are housed. It is here in the Registry that Jos£ by chance comes across the record card of a woman, unknown to him (and unnamed in the text): Jose immediately conceives a desire to know...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 167–193.
Published: 01 July 2021
...—and the migrations of the children of the twenty-first-century US-Mexico border crisis. Each of the family members on the trip—an unnamed woman, her husband, and their two children, a five-year-old girl and a ten-year-old boy—pursues a curation project, collecting materials in a set of bankers boxes housed...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 195–213.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Sandra Gubar Susan . 2000 . The Madwoman in the Attic: The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Imagination . 2nd ed. New Haven, CT : Yale University Press . Henderson Mae Gwendolyn . 1989 . “Speaking in Tongues: Dialogics, Dialectics, and the Black Woman Writer's...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 June 2006
... to Despise . Watertown, MA : Persephone , 1980 . Fishkin Shelley Fisher . `` Interview with Maxine Hong Kingston .'' Conversations with Maxine Hong Kingston . Eds. Skenazy Paul Martin Tera . Jackson : UP of Mississippi , 1998 . 159 - 167 . Frye Joanne S. `` The Woman...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 359–393.
Published: 01 December 2012
... . Ardis Ann . 1990 . New Women, New Novels: Feminism and Early Modernism . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press . Armstrong Nancy . 1990 . “The Occidental Alice.” differences 2 . 2 : 3 – 40 . Auerbach Nina . 1982 . Woman and the Demon: The Life of a Victorian...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 81–100.
Published: 01 March 2001
... of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century. Vol. 1: The War of the Words . New Haven : Yale University Press , 1988 . Glaspell Susan . “A Jury of Her Peers” in Acts of Reading . Ed. Harkin Patricia . Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall , 1999 : 535 - 52 . Page numbers are cited...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 83–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
... . New York : Penguin , 1994 . ---. The Passion of New Eve . London : Virago , 1982 . ---. Shaking a Leg: Collected Writings . Ed. Uglow Jenny . New York : Penguin , 1998 . ---. The Sadeian Woman: An Exercise in Cultural History . London : Virago , 2000 . Carter Angela...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 35–71.
Published: 01 April 2015
... . 2003 . She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders . New York : Broadway Books . Charania Gulzar Raisa . 2005 . “Regulated Narratives in Anti-homophobia Education: Complications in Coming Out Stories.” Canadian Woman Studies 24 , nos. 2–3 : 31 – 37 . Ducheny Kelly . 2010...