“Genre” in the news

Example collocations

genre scenes
horror genre
music genre
musical genre
new genre

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· Your Wednesday Briefing  
“It’s an interesting dissection of the genre in general, whether you are a devoted fan of police procedurals or don’t watch them a lot,” says Sanam Yar, from the Briefings Team.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· How Blackout Tuesday Became a Social Media Moment  
“Our industry covers every genre of music and is welcoming to new creations,” Jon Platt, the chief executive of the music publisher Sony/ATV and one of the highest-ranking black executives in the industry, wrote in an open letter on Monday.  Copy example sentence
· Apple further expands into original podcasts with launch of 'The Zane Lowe Interview Series'  
While the latter is aimed at consumers, it’s an entirely different genre of programming.  Copy example sentence
The Wall Street Journal
· From Disney to Michael Bay: Coronavirus TV and Movies Are Coming  
The virus is a more natural fit for genres like horror.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Crowds Define Opera. They’re Also Keeping It From Returning.  
I’ve always been most affected by the crowd scenes in which choristers, following a longstanding convention of the genre, face the audience and voice their phrases collectively.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· The Essential Spike Lee  
Every now and then, Lee likes to show off his genre chops.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Wayétu Moore Escapes a Civil War in Liberia. In America, She Encounters a New Kind of Danger.  
This memoir adds an essential voice to the genre of migrant literature, challenging false popular narratives that migration is optional, permanent and always results in a better life, as described in Dohra Ahmad’s “The Penguin Book of Migration Literature.” The Moore family lived a good life before the war, and after raising their children in America, in 2012 Tutu’s parents return to Liberia to resume it.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· The 100 greatest UK No 1s: No 4, Donna Summer – I Feel Love  
Not only has I Feel Love never gone out of fashion, it has consistently jumped between genres in the intervening decades with incredible ease.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Wallace Stegner and the Conflicted Soul of the West  
“Western” inevitably carries genre overtones — cowboys and Indians, outlaws and railroad bosses, Zane Grey and Clint Eastwood — as well as political implications.  Copy example sentence