Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner, c. 1969

Wallace Earle Stegner (February 18, 1909 – April 13, 1993) was an American novelist, short story writer, environmentalist, and historian, often called “The Dean of Western Writers”. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 and the U.S. National Book Award in 1977. (Information from Wikipedia)

Website: wallacestegner.org/bio.html

Articles in Western American Literature:

“If I am native to anything”: Settler Colonial Studies and Western American Literature

“A Home for Civilization”: Nostalgia, Innocence, and the Frontier in Wallace Stegner’s Angle of Repose

The Naturalistic Impulse: Limitations of Gender and Landscape in Mary Hallock Foote’s Idaho Stories

Deep Mapping the Great Plains: Surveying the Literary Cartography of Place

Finding a Voice of His Own: The Story of Wallace Stegner’s Fiction

Wallace Stegner and the Environmental Ethic: Environmentalism as a Rejection of Western Myth

Wallace Stegner’s Version of Pastoral

Eastering: Wallace Stegner’s Love Affair with Vermont in Crossing to Safety

Bernard DeVoto, by Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner’s Vision of Wilderness

Wallace Stegner’s Family Saga: From The Big Rock Candy Mountain to Recapitulation

The Big Rock Candy Mountain and Angle of Repose: Trial and Culmination

Narrative Voice in Wallace Stegner’s Angle of Repose

Vardis Fisher and Wallace Stegner: Teacher and Student