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The pastoral vision of Cormac McCarthy / Georg Guillemin.

Author/Creator:
Guillemin, Georg.
Publication:
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
170 p. : port. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
Tarleton State University southwestern studies in the humanities ; no. 18
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Subjects:
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933 -- -Criticism and interpretation.
Pastoral fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Mexican-American Border Region -- In literature.
Southern States -- In literature.
Tennessee, East -- In literature.
Country life in literature.
Contents:
Introduction : the prototypical Suttree
"Beyond the world of men" : emergent ecopastoralism in the Southern novels
"Optical democracy" : biocentrism in Blood Meridian (1985)
"Some site where life had not succeeded" : ecopastoralism in the Border trilogy
Conclusion : animism over ecosophy.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-164) and index.
ISBN:
1585443417 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
53398147