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Title Old Southwest/New Southwest : essays on a region and its literature / edited by Judy Nolte Lensink.
Imprint Tucson : Tucson Public Library, 1987.
Tucson : Distributed by the University of Arizona Press.

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 Spec. Coll. Southwest  PS277 .O4 1987    LIB USE ONLY
Description xii, 167 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Designed by A. Tracy Row.
Gift of Betty Ligon.
Subject American literature -- Southwestern States -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Southwestern States -- Congresses.
Southwestern States -- In literature -- Congresses.
Southwestern States -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.
Southwest, Old -- Congresses.
Southwest, New -- Congresses.
American literature.
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts.
Intellectual life.
Literature.
New Southwest.
United States -- Southwest, Old.
United States -- Southwestern States.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents Introduction / Judy Nolte Lensink -- Landscape with words in the foreground / N. Scott Momaday -- Roots and literary influences / Frank Waters -- The other American literatures / Rolando Hinojosa-Smith -- The author as image maker for the Southwest / Arrell Morgan Gibson -- Angles of vision : enhancing our perspectives on the Southwest / Janice Monk and Vera Norwood -- Hispanic women writers of the Southwest : tradition and innovation / Tey Diana Rebolledo -- The tyranny of facts / David Lavender -- Hollywood and the West : Mexican images in American films, 1894-1983 / Juan R. García -- The failure of Western writing / William Eastlake -- The writer as revolutionary / John Nichols -- An American Chicano in King Arthur's court / Rudolfo A. Anaya -- Beyond the frontier mind / Thomas J. Lyon -- Useless deserts & other goals / Charles Bowden -- Writers of the purple figwort / Ann Zwinger -- Having it all : partisan greed and possession of the desert / Reyner Banham -- The fountain and the well : sources of southwestern literature / Lawrence Clark Powell.
Summary Essays from the Old Southwest/New Southwest Conference held Nov. 14-17, 1985 in Tucson, Ariz. and sponsored by the Tucson Public Library and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Other Author Temple, Judy Nolte, 1948- editor.
Momaday, N. Scott, 1934- Landscape with words in the foreground.
Waters, Frank, 1902-1995. Roots and literary influences.
Lavender, David, 1910-2003. Tyranny of facts.
García, Juan Ramon. Hollywood and the West : Mexican images in American films, 1894-1983.
Eastlake, William. Failure of Western writing.
Nichols, John Treadwell, 1940- Writer as revolutionary.
Anaya, Rudolfo A. An American Chicano in King Arthur's court.
Bowden, Charles, 1945-2014. Useless deserts & other goals.
Zwinger, Ann. Writers of the purple figwort.
Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001. Fountain and the well : sources of southwestern literature.
Tucson Public Library.
National Endowment for the Humanities.
Old Southwest/New Southwest Conference (1985 : Tucson, Ariz.)
Other Title Online version: Old Southwest/New Southwest. Tucson : Tucson Public Library : Distributed by the University of Arizona Press, 1987