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The western landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner

Megan Riley McGilchrist

The western landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner

myths of the frontier

by Megan Riley McGilchrist

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McCarthy, Cormac, -- 1933- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Stegner, Wallace Earle, -- 1909-1993 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Landscape in literature,
  • West (U.S.) -- In literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Megan Riley McGilchrist.
    SeriesRoutledge transnational perspectives on American literature -- no. 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.C337 Z77 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23397655M
    ISBN 109780415806114
    LC Control Number2009022157

    The Western Landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner: Myths of the Frontier by Megan Riley McGilchrist, reviewed by Harry F. Thompson, 60 Skylark Meets Meadowlark: Reimagining the Bird in British Romantic and Contemporary Native American Literature by Thomas C. Gannon, reviewed by Frederick White,   Even before Harold Bloom designated Blood Meridian as the Great American Novel, Cormac McCarthy had attracted unprecedented attention as a novelist who is both serious and successful, a rare combination in recent American fiction. Critics have been quick to address McCarthy’s indebtedness to southern literature, Christianity, and existential thought, but the essays in this Brand: University of New Mexico Press.

    John Beck, Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature: Bill D. Toth: Leonard Engel, ed., A Violent Conscience: Essays on the Fiction of James Lee Burke: Jon A. Jackson: Megan Riley McGilchrist, The Western Landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner: Myths of the Frontier: Stacey Peebles. A late autumn retrospective, accomplished with a long lens, in which Lyman Ward, retired, ill and wheelchair-bound, attempts to affirm the continuity of the past and the Doppler effect of time by reconstructing his grandparents' lives. This in partial contrast to and rebuttal of his son at Berkeley interested in change but only as a process in values, but only as data (the schism of his.

    With all these thoughts working around my head, I decided to take up a novel that looms large in the Western literary landscape, Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner. Published in , it won the Pulitzer Prize and in a poll by the San Francisco Chronicle was named the number one novel about the West (Grapes of Wrath was second). Vol. 45, No. 4, Winter Published by: University of Nebraska Press. Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature by John Beck (pp. ) The Western Landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner.


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Additionally, Stegner’s awareness of a numinous quality in much western landscape gives his critique a further dimension linking it with transcendental thought of the nineteenth century. McCarthy on the other hand sees landscape as adversarial, equating it with his characters’ attitudes toward the disappointing and inscrutable feminine.

Wallace Stegner, writer about the American West, is famous mostly for his novel "Angle of Repose". This book is not famous, but it is worth reading. "Mormon Country" is a travelogue centered on the areas settled by the Mormonsbasically Utah, of course, but also parts of Colorado, Nevada, Wyoming, Arizona, and New Mexico/5.

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