literature index

William Byrd and the History of the Dividing Line

Olaudah Equiano:
slavery and freedom
on the seas

Augustus Baldwin Longstreet’s Georgia Scenes

Frances Ann Kemble Journeys Down South: Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839

Walt Whitman

Henry Adams, Globe Trotter in Time and Space

Kate Chopin and
the Topography of Desire

The Streets Trodden by Stephen Crane

Roads in
Faulkner´s Novels
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The Legacy of John Steinbeck´s
The Grapes of Wrath

Jack Kerouac's Roads

William Least Heat Moon, Blue Highway

Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters

Tom Wolfe: Odd Encounters with the Road

Tom Robbins’ Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

The Weird Roads of
Hunter S. Thompson

Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

"Surmounting Every Barrier", yet "Trampling on People": Real Roads, Rail Roads and Visions of the West


Streets in the Fiction of Jay McInerney and Bret Easton Ellis


Other Writers on the Road
who need to be discussed

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“. . . because to travel, or at least to travel in a certain way, is to write
(first of all because to travel is to read),
and to write is to travel.”

Michel Butor, “Travel and Writing”

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