Continent, catastrophe

Rachel Bolten

Stanford University

Rachel Heise Bolten is a PhD candidate in English at Stanford University. Her dissertation project is titled To Describe America. 


In The Heart of the Continent (1870), Fitz Hugh Ludlow theorizes the relationship between landscape and text, the speed and texture of description, and continent and catastrophe. His accounts of mountains, prairies, and... [ view full abstract ]


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