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Waldemar Zacharaziewicz

Riding/Writing Across Borders in North American Travelogues and Fiction

ISBN-13: 978-3-7001-7092-1 ISBN-13 Online: 978-3-7001-7173-7
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Preliminaries 1
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Table of contents 5
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Waldemar Zacharasiewicz
Acknowledgements 7
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Waldemar Zacharasiewicz
Introduction: Riding/Writing Across Borders in North American Travelogues and Fiction 9
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Aritha van Herk
Stygian Suitcases: Travel's Temptations 21
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Robert Sayre
Moreau de Saint-Méry's Voyage: Transatlantic Crossing as Prefiguration of a Discovery of the Early United States (1793-98) 35
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Christoph Irmscher
Audubon's Border-Crossings 45
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Hartwig Isernhagen
Wied's Reise in das innere Nord-America and the Capabilities of Ethnographic Travelogue 65
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Arno Heller
German Scientists and Artists Exploring the Trans Mississippi West 83
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Michael O'Brian
Louisa Catherine Adams: Travel, Narrative and Gender 99
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Christopher Mulvey
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Wondrous Stream Riding the Borders of Antebellum Experience 113
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James Buzard
Portable Boundaries: The Question of Race in Trollope's North American Travels 129
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Peter Brooker
The Moment of Arrival: Newness and Estrangement 137
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James Schramer
Paved with Good Intentions: Eisenhower, the Intersate Highway System and the American Road Trip 151
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Gary Totten
Geographies of Race and Mobility in Carl Rowan's South of Freedom 169
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Winfried Siemerling
African Canadian Writing at the Crossroads of Space and Time: Lawrence Hill and Wayde Compton 185
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Robert Brinkmeyer
Orbiting Home: V. S. Naipaul, Travel Writing, and the American South 201
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Jeanne Dubino
New Orleans, Paris, and Nostalgia: Multiple Border Crossings in Josh Russel's Yellow Jack 213
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David Staines
We'll Stay in Canada: The Traqvels and Travails of Stephen Leacock and Marshall McLuhan 231
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Reingard Nischik
Crossing Borders in Margaret Atwood's Cartoon Art 241
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William Stowe
Crossing into Wilderness: Negotiating Borders in Margaret Atwood's Surfacing and Linda Hogan's Solar Storms 259
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Martin Löschnigg
Crossing Borderlines in John Steffler's The Grey Islands 271
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Heinz Antor
Border-Crossings, Inter-cultural Encounters, and the Negotiation of Otherness in Rudy Wiebe's A Discovery of Strangers 281
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Jan Borm
Discourses of Nordicity in Vilhjalmur Stefansson's My Life with the Eskimo (1913) 307
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Martin Kuester
Border Crossings: The Significance of the 49th Parallel and Other Borders in Guy Vanderhaeghe's The Englishman's Boy and The Last Crossing 319
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Gudrun Grabher
Jorie Graham's Poems on Paintings: Crossing Multiple Borders 331
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Carmen Birkle
Crossing Borders of Time and Space: Bharati Mukherjee's The Holder of the World and the Global Novel 351
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Sherrils Grace
Border Crossings in Contemporary Canadian Responses to the Two World Wars: Famous Last Words and Burning Vision 369
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List of Contributors 391
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