What connections can be drawn between oral history and the shopping mall? Gospel music and the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant? William Carlos Williams's Paterson and the Manhattan Project's secret cities? The answers lie in this insightful collection of essays that read and illuminate the American landscape. Through literature and folklore, music and oral history, autobiography, architecture, and photography, eleven leading writers and thinkers explore the dialectic between space and place in modern American life. The ...

Mapping American Culture 1995, University of Iowa Press

ISBN-13: 9780877455189

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Mapping American Culture 1992, University of Iowa Press

ISBN-13: 9780877453796

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