Contrasts: a defence of desert writings

Rune Graulund

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All are evocative na m e s. Yet Edward Abbey, desert lover and self proclaimed protector of all that is arid, complained in h is 1968 Desert
Solitaire that the desert was a place which had ' scarcely been approached in poetry or fiction'.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)345-361
Number of pages22
JournalNordic Journal of English Studies
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2003


  • poetry
  • fiction
  • desert
  • writing

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