A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West, Paperback / softback Book

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West Paperback / softback

Edited by Nicolas S. Witschi

Part of the Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture series

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A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West presents a series of essays that explore the historic and contemporary cultural expressions rooted in America's western states. * Offers a comprehensive approach to the wide range of cultural expressions originating in the west * Focuses on the intersections, complexities, and challenges found within and between the different historical and cultural groups that define the west's various distinctive regions * Addresses traditionally familiar icons and ideas about the west (such as cowboys, wide-open spaces, and violence) and their intersections with urbanization and other regional complexities * Features essays written by many of the leading scholars in western American cultural studies

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 578 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9781118652510

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