This edited collection focuses on Annie Proulx's striking attention to geography, place, landscape, and local environments. Contributors consider Proulx's particular landscapes_particularly those of Wyoming, New England, Texas, and Newfoundland_and the issues surrounding the significance of these regions and regionalism in contemporary culture and literature.... suggesting that large sections of it might profitably have been rendered in aa nonfiction book about the people of the high plains and the authora#39;s travels among them. ... his faithful perusal of Lieutenant Aberta#39;s non-fiction journal of exploration brings the region alive too vividly in his mind. In Arctic Dreams Lopez proposes that, awhat one thinks of any region, while travelling through, is the result of at leastanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Geographical Imagination of Annie Proulx|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2010-11-23|