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  Volume 48, Number 4, Winter 2014

Table of Contents



p. 369

Winners of the WLA 2013 Awards: Presented at the 48th Annual WLA Conference in Berkeley, California

p. 370

“Nothing but land”: Women’s Narratives, Gardens, and the Settler-Colonial Imaginary in the US West and Australian Outback

pp. 374-399

“Learn to Talk Yaqui”: Mexico and the Cherokee Literary Politics of John Milton Oskison and Will Rogers

pp. 400-421

All the Pretty Mexican Girls: Whiteness and Racial Desire in Cormac McCarthy’s All the Pretty Horses and Cities of the Plain

pp. 422-442

Resisting the Border: Natural Narrative, Everyday Story

pp. 444-463

Book Reviews

Autobiography, Ecology, and the Well-Placed Self: The Growth of Natural Biography in Contemporary American Life Writing by Nathan Straight (review)

pp. 464-466

Sight Unseen: How Frémont’s First Expedition Changed the American Landscape by Andrew Menard (review)

pp. 466-467

The Joaquín Band: The History behind the Legend by Lori Lee Wilson (review)

pp. 467-469

Gunfight at the Eco-Corral: Western Cinema and the Environment by Robin L. Murray and Joseph K. Heumann (review)

pp. 469-470

Positive Pollutions and Cultural Toxins: Waste and Contamination in Contemporary U.S. Ethnic Literatures by John Blair Gamber (review)

pp. 470-471

Liberty Lanes by Robin Troy (review)

pp. 472-473

In the Land of the Grasshopper Song: Two Women in the Klamath River Indian Country in 1908–09 by Mary Ellicott Arnold and Mabel Reed, with an introduction by Susan Bernardin (review)

pp. 473-474

The Suppressed Memoirs of Mabel Dodge Luhan: Sex, Syphilis, and Psychoanalysis in the Making of Modern American Culture by Lois Palken Rudnick (review)

pp. 474-475

The Last Shepherd by Martin Etchart (review)

pp. 475-476

The Writings of Eusebio Chacón Reintroduced, trans., and ed. by A. Gabriel Meléndez and Francisco Lomelí (review)

pp. 477-478

When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice by Terry Tempest Williams (review)

pp. 478-479

Subterranean Red by Kathleen Johnson (review)

pp. 479-480

Custer by Larry McMurtry (review)

pp. 480-481

Willa Cather and Aestheticism: From Romanticism to Modernism ed. by Ann Moseley and Sarah Cheney Watson (review)

pp. 481-483

Horizon’s Lens: My Time on the Turning World by Elizabeth Dodd (review)

pp. 483-484

Styles of Extinction: Cormac McCarthy’s “The Road” ed. by Julian Murphet and Mark Steven (review)

pp. 484-485

The Textual Life of Airports: Reading the Culture of Flight by Christopher Schaberg (review)

pp. 485-486

Battleborn: Stories by Claire Vaye Watkins (review)

pp. 486-487

Along These Highways by Rene S. Perez II (review)

pp. 487-488

Mountains of the Moon by Greg Kuzma (review)

p. 489

The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend by Glenn Frankel (review)

pp. 490-491

Blasphemy by Sherman Alexie (review)

pp. 491-493


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pp. 494-495

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