Giscome Road (American Literature (Dalkey Archive)) (Paperback)

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Concerned with specific locales in northern Canada named for the 19th-century Jamaican miner and explorer John Robert Giscome, the volume incorporates a variety of historical documents, maps, and dreams, to go in & further in, discovering and documenting music, racial dichotomies, sexuality, and the ways in which landscape itself is described.

About the Author


C. S. Giscombe was born in Dayton, Ohio. He was educated in the Dayton public and parochial schools and earned degrees in English from the State University of New York at Albany and Cornell University.His poetry books are "Prairie Style," "Two Sections from Practical Geography," "Giscome Road," "Here," "At Large," and "Postcards"; his prose book--about Canada--is "Into and Out of Dislocation."
Product Details
ISBN: 9781564781840
ISBN-10: 1564781844
Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
Publication Date: April 1st, 1998
Pages: 69
Language: English
Series: American Literature (Dalkey Archive)