The Geographical Imagination of Annie Proulx

The Geographical Imagination of Annie Proulx

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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 a€œa 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, a€œwhat one thinks of any region, while travelling through, is the result of at leastanbsp;...

Title:The Geographical Imagination of Annie Proulx
Author:Alex Hunt
Publisher:Lexington Books - 2010-11-23


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