Content Tagged ‘Annie Proulx’

Gail Caldwell’s memoir & metaphors

August 6, 2011 | 9 Comments

Noted: Annie Proulx

December 27, 2008 | No Comments

from an interview in The Missouri Review, Vol. XXII, No. 2 “The research is ongoing and my great pleasure. Since geography and  climate are intensely interesting to me, much time goes into the close examination of specific regions—natural features of the landscape, human marks on it, earlier and prevailing economics based on raw materials, ethnic background of settlers. I read manuals of work and repair, books of manners, dictionaries of slang, city directories, lists of occupational titles, geology, regional weather, …

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