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The Resource State of mind : Texas literature and culture, Tom Pilkington

State of mind : Texas literature and culture, Tom Pilkington

Label
State of mind : Texas literature and culture
Title
State of mind
Title remainder
Texas literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
Tom Pilkington
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays that discuss the evolution of Texas literature from the state's settlement through the twentieth century
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/976409
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS266.T4
LC item number
P55 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Tarleton State University southwestern studies in the humanities
Series volume
no. 10
Label
State of mind : Texas literature and culture, Tom Pilkington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-184) and index
Contents
Prologue: the myth of the Texas empire -- Ancestors: the roots of Texas writing -- Herding words: the emergence of Texas literature -- This stubborn soil: Texas earth and Texas culture -- Texas gothic: The South in Lone Star life and letters -- The way west: the frontier in Texas fiction -- Texans at war: the military experience in Texas letters -- A prairie homestead: Texas writers and the family romance -- Doing without: Larry McMurtry's Thalia trilogy -- Mac the Knife: violence in Texas fiction -- A fan's notes: football in Texas life and literature -- Future shock: Texas writing today and tomorrow
Control code
39085418
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 192 p.
Isbn
9780890968390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98022261
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.
Label
State of mind : Texas literature and culture, Tom Pilkington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-184) and index
Contents
Prologue: the myth of the Texas empire -- Ancestors: the roots of Texas writing -- Herding words: the emergence of Texas literature -- This stubborn soil: Texas earth and Texas culture -- Texas gothic: The South in Lone Star life and letters -- The way west: the frontier in Texas fiction -- Texans at war: the military experience in Texas letters -- A prairie homestead: Texas writers and the family romance -- Doing without: Larry McMurtry's Thalia trilogy -- Mac the Knife: violence in Texas fiction -- A fan's notes: football in Texas life and literature -- Future shock: Texas writing today and tomorrow
Control code
39085418
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 192 p.
Isbn
9780890968390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98022261
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.

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