Allmendinger, Blake
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A.B. Harvard, 1981
M.A. Oxford, 1983
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 1989


Literature of the American West

Selected Works

  • The Cowboy: Representations of Labor in an American Work Culture (Oxford, 1992)
  • Co-editor, Over the Edge: Remapping the American West (Univ. of California, 1998)
  • Ten Most Wanted: The New Western Literature (Routledge, 1998)
  • Inventing the African American West (Univ. of Nebraska, 2005)
  • The Melon Capital of the World:  A Memoir (University of Nebraska Press, 2015)
  • ed., A History of California Literature (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2016)