Western American Literature 46:2

Western American Literature 46:2

Edited by Melody Graulich

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Table Of Contents


The Fat Man on Snow Dome: Surprise and Sense of Place (or, Reading Laurie Ricou's David Wagoner)
Nicholas Bradley

Untidy Borders: Eamonn Wall's Negotiation of the American West
Susan Naramore Maher

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence Inhabits Film Noir
Alan P. Barr


Down on the Farm: Memoirs and Nonfiction on Agricultural Lives
Evelyn I. Funda

Book History Comes West
Tara Penry


Thomas McGuane
Driving on the Rim
Reviewed by Stephen P. Cook

Richard C. Rattenbury
Arena Legacy: The Heritage of American Rodeo
Reviewed by Demetrius W. Pearson

Annie Proulx
Bird Cloud
Reviewed by Matt Low

Monica Perales and Raul A. Ramos, eds.
Recovering the Hispanic History of Texas
Reviewed by Cordella E. Barrera

Jordan Stouck, ed.
"Collecting Stamps Would Have Been More Fun": Canadian Publishing and the Correspondence of Sinclair Ross, 1933-1986
Reviewed by Dick Harrison

Flannery Burke
From Greenwich Village to Taos: Primitivism and Place at Mabel Dodge Luhan's
Reviewed by Tyler Nickl

David Mogen
Honyocker Dreams: Montana Memories
Reviewed by O. Alan Weltzien

Ruth McLaughlin
Bound Like Grass: A Memoir from the Western High Plains
and Mary Zeiss Stange
Hard Grass: Life on the Crazy Woman Bison Ranch
Reviewed by Linda M. Hasselstrom

Graciela Limon
The River Flows North
Reviewed by Elisa Bordin

Philip Connots
Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
Reviewed by John Charles Gilmore