This essay deals with disquieting soundscapes of US literature, from the colonial times to modern wastelands and even to planet Mars. The aim is to counterbalance the positive values of nation building by analyzing literary representations of sonic nightmares.

Sonic Wastelands and Off-Key Tunes in Angloamerican Literature, with Two Case Studies

Alessandra Calanchi
2018-01-01

Abstract

This essay deals with disquieting soundscapes of US literature, from the colonial times to modern wastelands and even to planet Mars. The aim is to counterbalance the positive values of nation building by analyzing literary representations of sonic nightmares.
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