Hi all,
The fall issue of *Western American Literature* (49.3) is in the mail, and
available on Project Muse
<http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/western_american_literature/>. It features
two articles and 16 reviews. Future issues will contain more articles, and
fewer reviews, but we were short on space and had a backlog of reviews to


Far from the Pastoral Myth: Basque Sheepherders in Contemporary Western
American Fiction

David Rio

“The Sterility of their art”: Masculinity and the Western in Leslie Marmon
Silko’s *Ceremony*

Lydia R. Cooper


Amaia Ibarraran, Martin Simonson, and David Rio, eds.,* The Neglected West:
Contemporary Approaches to Western American Literature*

-Nancy S. Cook

David L. Moore, *That Dream Shall Have a Name: Native Americans Rewriting

-O. Alan Weltzien

Michelle H. Raheja, *Reservation Reelism: Redfacing, Visual Sovereignty,
and Representations of Native Americans in Film*

-Scott D. Emmert

James H. Cox, *The Red Land to the South: American Indian Writers and
Indigenous Mexico*

-Lisa Tatonetti

Scott Knickerbocker, *Ecopoetics: The Language of Na**ture, the Nature of

-Robert Scott

William E. Tydeman, *Conversations with Barry Lopez: Walking the Path of

-Jason Hertz

Don Waters, *Sunland*

-Andrea Clark Mason

Gerald Vizenor, *Chair of Tears*

-Andy Meyer

N. Scott Momaday,* Again the Far Morning: New and Selected Poems *

-Matthias Schubnell

Mary K. Stillwell, *The Life & Poetry of Ted Kooser*

-Scott Knickerbocker

Jackson J. Benson, *Haunted: The Strange and Profound Art of Wright Morris,
a Biography and a Photo Gallery*

-Rodney P. Rice

Evelyn I. Funda, *Weeds: A Farm Daughter’s Lament*

-Susan H. Swetnam

Jean Morgan Meaux, ed., *In Pursuit of Alaska: An Anthology of Travelers’
Tales, 1879-1909*

-Eric Heyne

R. Mark Liebenow,* Mountains of Light: Seasons of Reflection in Yosemite*

-Scott Herring

SueEllen Campbell, et al., *The Face of the Earth: Natural Landscapes,
Science and Culture*

-Ann E. Lundberg

William deBuys, *A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the
American Southwest*

-Sharman Apt Russell

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