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Aphorisms are essentially an aristocratic genre of writing. The aphorist does not argue or explain, he asserts; and implicit in hi ...
In movies about women, all important historical and natural events are translated into the terms of a woman's daily life. World Wa ...
It may be the first in what I trust will be a rapidly growing and influential genre--the novel designed on purpose to be excluded ...
A predilection for genre fiction is symptomatic of a kind of arrested development.
Poetry, the genre of purest beauty, was born of a truncated woman: her head severed from her body with a sword, a symbolic penis.
We ignore thriller writers at our peril. Their genre is the political condition. They massage our dreams and magnify our nightmare ...
Bunglers and pedants judge art according to genre; they approve of this and dismiss that genre, but instead of genres, the open-mi ...
Poetry seems to have been eliminated as a literary genre, and installed instead, as a kind of spiritual aerobic exercise--nobody n ...
Popular cinema cooperates with desire for reverie rather than opposing it. This is why mass-audience movies are so conscious of ge ...
As for the author, he is profoundly unaware of what the classical or romantic genre might consist of.... In literature, as in all ...
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