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  Volume 44, Number 2, Summer 2009

Table of Contents

From the Editor

p. 107 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0023


"Plenty of signs and wonders to make a landscape": Space, Place, and Identity in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy

pp. 108-125 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0024

Disappearance in Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian

pp. 126-139 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0025

"In a time before nomenclature was and each was all": Blood Meridian's Neomythic West and the Heterotopian Zone

pp. 140-156 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0026

Essay Reviews

On Recent Chicano Literature

pp. 158-167 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0027

The Long March in Mark Twain Studies

pp. 168-173 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0028

Book Reviews

The Rhizomatic West: Representing the American West in a Transnational, Global, Media Age (review)

pp. 174-176 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0029

As Big as the West: The Pioneer Life of Granville Stuart (review)

pp. 176-177 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0030

Where Light Takes Its Color from the Sea (review)

pp. 177-178 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0031

Ordinary Affects (review)

pp. 179-180 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0032

Picturing a Different West: Vision, Illustration, and the Tradition of Cather and Austin (review)

pp. 181-182 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0033

Notes on "Blood Meridian" (review)

pp. 182-183 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0034

Conversations with Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Writers (review)

pp. 183-184 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0035

A Father and an Island: Reflections on Loss (review)

pp. 185-186 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0036

The Impossible Land: Story and Place in California's Imperial Valley (review)

pp. 186-187 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0037

A Sandhills Ballad (review)

p. 188 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0038

Xerophilia: Ecocritical Explorations in Southwestern Literature (review)

pp. 189-190 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0039

A Community of Inquiry: Conversations between Classical American Philosophy and American Literature (review)

pp. 190-191 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0040

Notebooks of Elizabeth Cook-Lynn (review)

pp. 192-193 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0041



pp. 194-196 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.0.0042

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