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Genre Trajectories

Identifying, Mapping, Projecting

Editors: Dowd, Garin, Rulyova, Natalia (Eds.)

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This book provides a fresh interdisciplinary perspective on genre and identifies developments in genre studies in the early 21st century. Genre approaches are applied to examine a fascinating range of texts including ancient Greek poems, Holocaust visual and literary texts, contemporary Hollywood films, selfies, melodrama, and classroom practices.

About the authors

Natasha Artemeva, Carleton University, Canada Peter Buse, Kingston University, London, UK Béatrice Damamme-Gilbert, University of Birmingham, UK Katya Krylova, University of Nottingham, UK Donald N. Myles, Carleton University, Canada Timothy S. Murphy, Oklahoma State University, USA Sarah Parker, University of Stirling, UK Anne Smedegaard, University of Copenhagen, Denmark Erin K. Stapleton, University of Melbourne, Australia Lesley Stevenson, Independent Scholar Michael Stewart, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, UK Michael Volek, Athabasca University, Canada

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-8

    Dowd, Garin (et al.)

  • Philosophy’s Broken Mirror: Genre Theory and the Strange Place of Poetry and the Poem from Plato to Badiou

    Pages 11-28

    Dowd, Garin

  • Remembering to Forget: The Role of Time, Space and Memory in Mikhail Bakhtin’s Treatment of Language

    Pages 29-41

    Volek, Michael

  • The Question of Genre in Holocaust Narrative: The Case of Patrick Modiano’s Dora Bruder

    Pages 45-65

    Damamme-Gilbert, Béatrice

  • Genre and Memory in Margareta Heinrich’s and Eduard Erne’s Totschweigen and Elfriede Jelinek’s Rechnitz (Der Würgeengel)

    Pages 66-85

    Krylova, Katya

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Genre Trajectories
Book Subtitle
Identifying, Mapping, Projecting
Editors
  • Garin Dowd
  • Natalia Rulyova
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-50548-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137505484
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-50547-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-56173-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 255
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