Western American Literature 42:2

Western American Literature 42:2

Edited by Melody Graulich

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Table Of Contents


Sight in the Sound: Seeing and Being Seen in The Lone Ranger Show
Chadwick Allen

Against Nostalgia: Turning the Page of Cormac McCarthy's Cities of the Plain
Trenton Hickman

Bringing Contexts Closer: James Welch Rewrites Elio Vittorini's In Sicily
Roberta Orlandini


A New Day in the Study of Western Women's Experience: Who'll Follow?
Susan H. Swetnam


J. Scott Bryson
The West Side of Any Mountain: Place, Space, and Ecopoetry

W.T. Pfefferle
Poets on Place: Interviews & Tales from the Road
Reviewed by Laurie Ricou

Albert L. Hurtado
John Sutter: A Life on the North American Frontier
Reviewed by David Fenimore

Liza J. Nicholas
Becoming Western: Stories of Culture and Identity in the Cowboy State
Reviewed by Sara Humphreys

Carl Abbott
Frontiers Past and Future: Science Fiction and the American West
Reviewed by David Mogen

Lee Rozelle
Ecosublime: Environmental Awe and Terror from New World to Oddworld
Reviewed by Nicholas Lawrence

Terry Gifford
Reconnecting with John Muir: Essays in Post-Pastoral Practice
Reviewed by Jeffrey Mathes McCarthy

Arthur J. Bachrach
D.H. Lawrence in New Mexico: "The Time is Different There"
Reviewed by Earl Ganz

Peter Richardson
American Prophet: The Life & Work of Carey McWilliams
Reviewed by Forrest G. Robinson

W. Scott Olsen
At Speed: Traveling the Long Road between Two Points
Reviewed by Kathe Lison

Ann Ronald
Oh, Give Me a Home: Western Contemplations
Reviewed by Mary Clearman Blew

Alberto Rios
The Theater of Night
Reviewed by Maria Melendez