- Title Pages
Chapter 1Indians with Voices: Revisiting Savagism and Civilization
Chapter 2Wild Hope: Love, Money and Mythic Identity in the Novels of Louise Erdrich 1
Chapter 3Float like a Butterfly, Sting like a Bee: Mythologies of Representation in Selected Writings on Boxing by Norman Mailer 1
Chapter 4The Secret Sharing: Myth and Memory in the Writing of Jayne Anne Phillips
Chapter 5The Individual's Ghost: Towards a New Mythology of the Postmodern
Chapter 6‘Cheap, On Sale, American Dream’: Contemporary Asian American Women Writers' Responses to American Success Mythologies
Chapter 7‘No Way Back Forever’: American Western Myth in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy
Chapter 8Native American Visions of Apocalypse: Prophecy and Protest in the Fiction of Leslie Marmon Silko and Gerald Vizenor 1
Chapter 9The Brave New World of Computing in Post-war American Science Fiction
Chapter 10Mythologies of ‘Ecstatic immersion’: America, The Poem and the Ethics of Lyric in Jorie Graham and Lisa Jarnot
Chapter 11Whose Myth is it Anyway? Coyote in the Poetry of Gary Snyder and Simon J. Ortiz
Chapter 12Aging, Anxious and Apocalyptic: Baseball's Myths for the Millennium
Chapter 13Finding a Voice, Telling a Story: Constructing Communal Identity in Contemporary American Women's Writing
- Notes on Contributors
- American Mythologies
- Liverpool University Press
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