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The lay of the land

metaphor as experience and history in American life and letters

by Annette Kolodny

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- History and criticism,
    • Nature in literature,
    • United States -- History -- Philosophy

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Annette Kolodny.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS88 .K65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 185 p. ;
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5060114M
      ISBN 100807812412
      LC Control Number74023950

      Oct 07,  · The Lay of the Land by Richard Ford pp, Bloomsbury, £ Richard Ford's writing is the product of such powerful convergences that, viewed in context, there is a certain inevitability about it. The Lay of the Land (Book): Ford, Richard: With The Sportswriter, in , Richard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later -- after Independence Day won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award -- was hailed by The Times of London as an extraordinary epic [that] is nothing less than the story of the twentieth century itself.

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Jan 01,  · Lay of the Land book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An original and highly unusual psycholinguistic study of American li /5.

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Jul 01,  · "The Lay of the Land" takes place just before, during and after Thanksgiving at the turn of the century. And, against the backdrop of the Presidential election, Bascombe leads us through a series of misadventures.

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The Lay of the Land: Metaphor As Experience and History in American Life and Letters. In her first book, The Lay of the Land, Kolodny explores the colonization of America, both in reality and in the realm of metaphor.

She examines "the continued repetition of the land-as-woman symbolization in American life and letters" (Kolodny, ix).Alma mater: Brooklyn College, University of California. Ford has indicated that THE LAY OF THE LAND will be the final installment in the life of Frank Bascombe.

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Sep 15,  · This book is not for those offended by colourful language full of sexual innuendo and even borderline pornographic description. But it is an absorbing read for anyone with an open mind who reads a book to get at its real message. That message, in The Lay of Author: Viga Boland. The Lay of the Land is the third, and according to Ford, last of the Frank Bascombe novels.

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It's the third in a series that began with The Sportswriter and continued with the Pulitzer. Oct 07,  · The Lay of the Land.

by Richard Ford. Bloomsbury £, pp The Lay of the Land completes a trilogy that began with The Sportswriter and was followed by Independence Day.

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© Richard Ford (P) Random House, Inc. Random House Audio, a division of Random House, Inc. Critic Reviews. .Aug 26,  · About the Writer Justin Taylor. Justin Taylor is the author of Flings, Everything Here Is the Best Thing Ever and The Gospel of sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com work has appeared in the New Yorker, The Believer, Tablet, Tin House and the New York Times Book sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com lives in Brooklyn and at sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com or @my19thcentury.