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The Resource Exploding the Western : myths of empire on the postmodern frontier, Sara L. Spurgeon

Exploding the Western : myths of empire on the postmodern frontier, Sara L. Spurgeon

Label
Exploding the Western : myths of empire on the postmodern frontier
Title
Exploding the Western
Title remainder
myths of empire on the postmodern frontier
Statement of responsibility
Sara L. Spurgeon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/3278
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS271
LC item number
.S68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Tarleton State University southwestern studies in the humanities
Series volume
no. 19
Label
Exploding the Western : myths of empire on the postmodern frontier, Sara L. Spurgeon
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0422/2004020778.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-158) and index
Contents
Foundation of empire : the sacred hunter and the eucharist of the wilderness in Cormac McCarthy's Blood meridian -- "Pledged in blood" : truth and redemption in Cormac McCarthy's All the pretty horses -- "The acts of their own hands" : borders, otherness, and identity in Cormac McCarthy's The crossing -- Decolonizing imperialism : captivity myths and the postmodern world in Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony -- Sanctioned narratives and the (non)innocent triumph of the savage war : mythic co-dependence in Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead -- Necessary difference : the creation of a Chicana utopia in Ana Castillo's So far from God
Control code
56490890
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 168 p.
Isbn
9781585444229
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004020778
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Label
Exploding the Western : myths of empire on the postmodern frontier, Sara L. Spurgeon
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0422/2004020778.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-158) and index
Contents
Foundation of empire : the sacred hunter and the eucharist of the wilderness in Cormac McCarthy's Blood meridian -- "Pledged in blood" : truth and redemption in Cormac McCarthy's All the pretty horses -- "The acts of their own hands" : borders, otherness, and identity in Cormac McCarthy's The crossing -- Decolonizing imperialism : captivity myths and the postmodern world in Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony -- Sanctioned narratives and the (non)innocent triumph of the savage war : mythic co-dependence in Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead -- Necessary difference : the creation of a Chicana utopia in Ana Castillo's So far from God
Control code
56490890
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 168 p.
Isbn
9781585444229
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004020778
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.

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