The Dread Road

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9780931122637: The Dread Road

This fictional account of a bus trip fromAlbuquerque to Denver, a journey through theAmerican hell, was ten years in the making. Through a phantasmagoric mingling of three texts,Le Sueur the old radical returns, triumphant and terrible, to remind us what we have sowed fromracism, oppression, and nuclear experiment, andhow near is the hour of retribution. The bookcontains a "core text" of the central story, withlyrical additions on one side and citations from the writings of Edgar Allan Poe on the other.

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Meridel Le Sueur was born into a socialist family in 1900 and lived until 1996, spending most of her life in the Middle West. Her stunning and eloquent works include short stories, novels, popular histories, books for children, poetry, and memoir. Blacklisted during the McCarthy era in the 1950s, Le Sueur regained prominence during the rise of the feminist movement in the 1970s.

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