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Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing

On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »
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    The High Divide

    Lin Enger 9781616203757


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Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West (Modern Library) by Cormac McCarthy
Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West (Modern Library)

Zareh, August 4, 2012

An American epic to be sure. Blood Meridian is a literary feat that, like Sergio Leone's Once Upon A Time in America, locates the antediluvian West somewhere in the Old Testament - a pestilential landscape of mud-brick Gomorrahs and inhospitable but numinous wastes - where freedom and violence are two sides of an ill-gotten coin.
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