Remapping the Cultures of North AmericaeBook - 2009
North America is more a political and an economic invention than a place people call home. Nonetheless, the region shared by the United States and its closest neighbors, North America, is an intriguing frame for comparative American studies. Continental Divides is the first book to study the patterns of contact, exchange, conflict, and disavowal among cultures that span the borders of Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Rachel Adams considers a broad range of literary, filmic, and visual texts that exemplify cultural traffic across North American borders. She investigates how our understand.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 310 pages) : illustrations, map