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Author: Barrie Jean Borich
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2013]
Series: American lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cartography of high literary order, plotting routes, real and imagined, and putting an alternate landscape on the map

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Barrie Jean Borich; Barrie Jean Borich; Barrie Jean Borich
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barrie Jean Borich
ISBN: 9780803239852 0803239858
OCLC Number: 806291789
Description: 248 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Legend: My Body as the Middle West --
Map 1: Geographical Solutions : A map of the Middle West, with insets past and current --
Map 2: Alabaster City's Gleam : A body map of Chicago, with insets --
Map 3: American Doll : A map of Hong Kong imagined, with Avenue H insets --
Map 4: Mapping the Body Back : An overlay map, with pages illegible or missing --
Triptik: On a Clear Day, Catalina : Los Angeles itinerary, with overlooks and day trips --
Unmapped: Cities of Possibility --
Map 5: When We Were in the Projects : A topography of my mother's and my Chicago --
Map 6: Navigating Jazz : A map to the end of longing, with insets of my father's and my escape --
Map 7: Here Be Monsters : A cartography of the prairie, with overlays and panorama feature --
Triptik: Waterfront Property : New Orleans itinerary, with overlooks and meanderings --
Remapped: City in the Middle --
Legend Reinscribed: The Middle West as My Body --
Postmetropolis: Body Geographic --
About the Maps.
Series Title: American lives.
Responsibility: Barrie Jean Borich.

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"[Body Geographic is] a stunningly original memoir that explores a woman's connection to the real and imagined Midwestern landscapes that have defined her life."-Kirkus starred review Kirkus "From Read more...

 
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