Mobile home : a memoir in essays (Book, 2020) [Union University]
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Mobile home : a memoir in essays

Mobile home : a memoir in essays

Author: Megan Harlan
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2020]
Series: Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Mobile Home explores the emotional structures and metaphysical geographies of home as inspired by my globe-wandering childhood-during which Harlan lived in seventeen homes across four continents, ranging in location from the Alaskan tundra to a Colombian jungle, a posh flat in London to a doublewide trailer near the Arabian Gulf. In ten interconnected essays, the author examine cultural histories that include  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Named Person: Megan Harlan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Harlan
ISBN: 9780820357928 0820357928
OCLC Number: 1143644977
Description: x, 171 pages; 22 cm.
Contents: A history of nomadism --
Spider season --
Motel childhood --
Several Londons, 1977 --
Mobile home --
Likelers --
Dadaholic --
What Is vanishing --
Setting Stonehenge --
Mystery house.
Series Title: Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction.
Responsibility: Megan Harlan.

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Americans are among the most mobile people on the planet, moving house an average of nine times in adulthood. Mobile Home explores one family's extreme and often international version of this common  Read more...
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