There were not two writers, one the genre guy and one the literary guy.
One would be hard-pressed to find a more gruesome, less funny roster of films from any genre in any decade.
But unlike other recent books in its genre, Unspeakable Things is markedly uninterested in converting its readers.
The uniformity of Facebook games is probably a sign of the genre's infancy.
Despite the glut of vampire-centric entertainment, Let Me In offers a novel, haunting take on the genre.
This is burlesque, and Pulci seems to have been the inventor of the genre.
In this genre, if I am not misemploying that term, he remained without a peer.
He is known abroad chiefly as a genre painter of semi-literary compositions.
Erasmus made no further ventures in the genre of the Praise of Folly.
But Teniers and the genre painters carry this banishment of spiritual motive a step further.
1770, as a French word in English (nativized from c.1840), from French genre "kind, sort, style" (see gender). Used especially in French for "independent style." Of painting, "depicting scenes of ordinary life" (as compared to "landscape," "historical," etc.) from 1849.