Lecture Given at the Dallas Literary Festival (March 19, 2022)
Looking at the idea of how writers are connected to space, place, and land, especially within the context of cities or states, this essay explores the notion of how boundaries are determined in describing writers and how useful this is.
Literary geography; literature; literary theory; literary criticism; geography writing; spatial writing; state and ethnicity;
Modern Literature | Rhetoric
Elia, Anthony, "The Dreams and Consequences of Literary Geography: Or, Does Literature End at the Interstate?" (2022). Bridwell Library Research. 38.