Chapter 25. Texas and the Great Southwest

  1. Charles L. Crow
  1. Mark Busby

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999080.ch26

A Companion to the Regional Literatures of America

A Companion to the Regional Literatures of America

How to Cite

Busby, M. (2003) Texas and the Great Southwest, in A Companion to the Regional Literatures of America (ed C. L. Crow), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470999080.ch26

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226314

Online ISBN: 9780470999080

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Keywords:

  • literary southwest;
  • literature of texas;
  • guide to life and literature of the southwest;
  • literary qualities;
  • a journey through texas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Journey through the Literary Southwest

  • Literary Qualities

  • The Oral Tradition

  • Spanish Explorers

  • The Frontier Southwest, the Cowboy, and the Modern Southwest, 1821–1960

  • The Renaissance in Southwestern Literature, 1960 to the Present

  • Environmental Literature

  • The Urban Southwest

  • Mexican American Literature

  • American Indian Literature

  • Southwestern Drama

  • Poetry

  • Conclusion