Getting It On Home: Ways of Telling the Story

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In this collection of poems and essays, the author demonstrates two different methods for examining the same theme: the notion of "home"—how to get there, how to remain there and bear articulate witness to the forces which drive that author to write. The introduction sets forth an explanation for the use of the specific form chosen for expression, with an analysis of the intent behind that form. In these essays and poems, the author accounts for her years on the Texas Panhandle, in Montana, and a year spent teaching in Prague, Czechoslovakia. These locations furnish the moments and incidents of ... continued below

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vi, 128 leaves

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Vanek, Mary May 1996.

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In this collection of poems and essays, the author demonstrates two different methods for examining the same theme: the notion of "home"—how to get there, how to remain there and bear articulate witness to the forces which drive that author to write. The introduction sets forth an explanation for the use of the specific form chosen for expression, with an analysis of the intent behind that form.
In these essays and poems, the author accounts for her years on the Texas Panhandle, in Montana, and a year spent teaching in Prague, Czechoslovakia. These locations furnish the moments and incidents of conflict and resolution that make up the dramatic incidents of the included material.

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Vanek, Mary. Getting It On Home: Ways of Telling the Story, dissertation, May 1996; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc279037/: accessed April 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .