Lost Homelands: Ruin and Reconstruction in the 20th-Century Southwest

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Before the 1930s, landscapes of the American Southwest represented the migrant's dream of a stable and bountiful homeland. Around the time of the Great Depression, however, the Southwest suddenly became integrated into a much larger economic and cultural system. Audrey Goodman examines how--since that time--these southwestern landscapes have come to reveal the resulting fragmentation of identity and community. Through analyzing a variety of texts and images, Goodman illuminates the ways that modern forces such as ...

Lost Homelands: Ruin and Reconstruction in the 20th-Century Southwest 2010, University of Arizona Press

ISBN-13: 9780816528813

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