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Definition of Genre

Genre

  1. A style of painting, sculpture, or other imitative art, which illustrates everyday life and manners.
  2. Kind; genus; class; form; style, esp. in literature.

Genre Quotations

I am a sinner. This is the most accurate definition. It is not a figure of speech, a literary genre. I am a sinner.
Pope Francis

Crime is a very hard genre to feminise. If you have a female protagonist she is going to be looking after her mum when she gets older; she is going to be worried about her brother and sister; she will be making a living while bringing up kids.
Denise Mina

Fantasy is my favorite genre for reading and writing. We have more options than anyone else, and the best props and special effects. That means if you want to write a fantasy story with Norse gods, sentient robots, and telepathic dinosaurs, you can do just that. Want to throw in a vampire and a lesbian unicorn while you're at it? Go ahead.
Patrick Rothfuss

There's rock n' roll in hip-hop, there's rock n' roll in pop music, there's rock n' roll in soul, there's rock n' roll in country. When you see people dress, and their style has an edge to it, that rebellious edge that bubbles up in every genre, that's rock n' roll. Everybody still wants to be a rock star, you know?
John Varvatos

My point has always been that, ever since the Industrial Revolution, science fiction has been the most important genre there is.
Iain Banks
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Genre Translations

genre in Afrikaans is genre
genre in Dutch is genre, genrestuk
genre in Swedish is stil, genre
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