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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
University of Wyoming American Studies Conference (2nd : 1981 : Laramie, Wyo.).
American renaissance and American West.
[Laramie] : University of Wyoming, Dept. of English, School of American Studies, and Dept. of Journalism and Telecommunication, ©1982
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Christopher S Durer; University of Wyoming.
|Description:||xiv, 177 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Mark Twain's Roughing it : the end of the American dream / by Hamlin Hill --
A pillar of fire to follow : American Indian dramas, 1810-1859 / by Priscilla Sears --
Elements of realism in the songs of the cowboy / by Lawrence Clayton --
Kitty Ellison : Howells' girl of the democratic West / by Fay T. Greenwald --
Religious miseries in Edgar Watson Howe's The story of a country town / by Virgil Albertini --
Images of the West, Cibola : Washoe, or Walden? / by David L. Newquist --
The Far West and the nationalism of Nature / by Roderick Nash --
The Amana Colony : communal escape to the Middle Border / by Clifford Scott --
Opposition to the California Gold Rush : the sentimental argument, 1849-1853 / by Suart McLean --
Teaching Western stories of Stephen Crane / by Anthony Lewis --
Mark Twain in the classroom : advantages of a visual approach / by Louis G. Pecek --
Including Native American history in the curriculum : problems and solutions / by Lee R. Boyer --
The spirit of the place : Camelot, Wyoming / by Virginia E. Leonard --
Prostitutes and schoolmarms : on women in Western films / by Andrew Jefchak --
Myth and the American West / by Roy Jordan --
The three Cassidys : history, Hollywood, folklore / by Kent L. Steckmesser --
Western film-romance narrative in the American tradition / by Mark Siegel --
Life of Women in the American West as portrayed in film : panel discussion / with Russ Hart, Janice Harris, and Jean Jones.
|Responsibility:||edited by Christopher S. Durer [and others].|
- American literature -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
- American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
- Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- West (U.S.) -- Congresses.
- West (U.S.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century -- Congresses.
- West (U.S.) -- In literature -- Congresses.
- Western films -- Congresses.
- American literature.
- Authors, American -- Homes and haunts.
- Intellectual life.
- Western films.
- United States, West.