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Volume 48, Numbers 1 & 2, Spring/Summer 2013

Table of Contents

Young Scholars

Krista Corner

Introduction: Assessing the Postwestern

pp. 3-15 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0038

Essays

Inhabiting the Icon: Shipping Containers and the New Imagination of Western Space

pp. 17-40 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0028

Third Cinema Goes West: Common Ground for Film and Literary Theory in Postregional Discourse

pp. 41-55 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0030

Narcocorridos and the Nostalgia of Violence: Postmodern Resistance en la Frontera

pp. 56-69 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0032

“Refusing to halt”: Mobility and the Quest for Spatial Justice in Helena María Viramontes’s Their Dogs Came with Them and Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange

pp. 70-89 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0034

Shaking Awake the Memory: The Gothic Quest for Place in Sandra Cisneros’s Caramelo

pp. 90-114 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0036

Settler Sovereignty and the Rhizomatic West, or, The Significance of the Frontier in Postwestern Studies

pp. 115-140 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0037

“It All Comes Together” in … Reno?: Confronting the Postwestern Geographic Imaginary in Willy Vlautin’s The Motel Life

pp. 141-162 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0039

The Past and the Postwestern: Garland’s Cavanagh, Closure, and Conventions of Reading

pp. 163-177 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0029

Critical Regionalism, the US-Mexican War, and Nineteenth-Century American Literary History

pp. 180-199 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0031

“Might be going to have lived”: The West in the Subjunctive Mood

pp. 200-222 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0033

Contributors

pp. 223-226 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2013.0035

Research Areas

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