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Remapping southern literature : contemporary Southern writers and the West

Author: Robert H Brinkmeyer
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 2000.
Series: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 42.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Remapping Southern Literature: Contemporary Southern Writers and the West, Robert H. Brinkmeyer Jr. studies current Southern authors of novels, historical fiction, and contemporary fiction who have been breaking the mold of Southern literature by looking westward. Cut loose, in the postmodern age, from traditional roots in a sense of place, contemporary Southern writers have explored an American West shaped by
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert H Brinkmeyer
ISBN: 0820321893 9780820321899
OCLC Number: 42290846
Description: xvii, 130 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Embracing Place --
Bleeding Westward --
Regeneration through Community.
Series Title: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 42.
Responsibility: Robert H. Brinkmeyer, Jr.

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A significant development in late-20th century southern fiction has been an increasing number of southern writers who are writing about the American West. This study examines a number of southern  Read more...

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[A] fresh dimension to the study of southern values and literature.--Southern Literary Journal

 
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