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  Volume 26, Number 1, Spring 2007

Table of Contents

From: Literature and Medicine

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Special Issue: Genomics in Literature, Visual Arts, and Culture

Editors' Preface: Genomics in Literature, Visual Arts, and Culture

pp. vi-xvi
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The Poetics of Life: Luther Burbank, Horticultural Novelties, and the Spaces of Heredity

pp. 1-24
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Flora, Not Fauna: GM Culture and Agriculture

pp. 25-54
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Open-Ended Stories: Extinction Narratives in Genome Time

pp. 55-82
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The Devil in Our DNA: A Brief History of Eugenics in Science Fiction Films

pp. 83-108
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The Big Bad Wolf: Masculinity and Genetics in Popular Culture

pp. 109-125
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Sacrifice, Individuation, and the Economies of Genomics

pp. 126-158
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Artistic Simulacra in the Age of Recombinant Bodies

pp. 159-179
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Culturing the Pleebland: The Idea of the "Public" In Genetic Art

pp. 180-206
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Racial Aura: Walter Benjamin and the Work of Art in a Biotechnological Age

pp. 207-239
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How Culture and Science Make Race "Genetic": Motives and Strategies for Discrete Categorization of the Continuous and Heterogeneous

pp. 240-268
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Editor's Afterword: Private Bodies/Public Texts: Literature, Science, and States of Surveillance

pp. 269-276
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Contributors

pp. 277-279
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Research Areas

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