Selected Articles & Essays

“Beyond Borders–Envisioning a New Rio Grande” in True Border: 100 Questions and Answers About U.S.-
Mexico Frontera. 
(El Paso: Borderzine, 2020).

“Place Matters: Writing the Llano,” Southern Plains Conference Proceedings, Plenary Address.
(Canyon: West Texas A & M, 2018).

“On Being Redacted: Finding Place” in Rick Dingus, Shifting Views & Changing Places
(Norman: U. of Oklahoma Press, 2016).

“’Who Was That Masked Man?’:Conception and Reception in The Lone Ranger”. Eds. Marek Paryz and John Leo, The Post-2000 Film Western
(UK: Palgrave, 2015).

“Black Looks and Imagining Oneself Richly: The Cartoons of Jackie Ormes.” Polish Journal of American Studies
(Vol. 7) 2013, 83-102.

“Postmodern and Native Identities: Restor(y)ing Place in Hawai’i.” Eds. Ewa B. Luczak, Justyna Wierzchowska, and Joanna Ziarkowska, In Other Words: Dialogizing Postcoloniality, Race, and Ethnicity
(Frankfurt: Peter Lang, 2012).

“Photography and Story: Making and Marking Landscapes.” Eds. John Leo and Marek Paryz, Projecting Words, Writing Images: Intersections of the Textual and the Visual in American Cultural Practices
(UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011).

“Prairie Interrupted.” Eds. Kurt Caswell, Susan Leigh Tomlinson, and Diane Hueter Warner, To Everything On Earth: New Writing on Fate, Community, and Nature
(Lubbock: Texas Tech U. Press, 2010).

“Shared and Shifting Land(scapes): Making Memoir and Personal Ecology in the Pajarito Journals of Peggy Pond Church.” Frontiers: A Journal of Women’s Studies
(Vol 27, 2006) 111-139.

“Traveling Light: The Achievement of Barry Lopez.” Eds. Agata Preis-Smith, Ewa Luczak, and Marek Paryz, Mosaics of Words: Essay on the American and Canadian Literary Imagination in Memory of Professor Nancy Burke
(Warsaw: Institute of English Studies, 2006).

“Ham Hill: Nobody’s Fool.” Studies in American Humor
(New Series 3, No. 13, 2005-2006) 29-36.

“Writing Llano.” Eds. Lou Halsell Rodenberger, Laura Payne Butler, and Jacqueline Kolosov, Writing on the Wind: An Anthology of West Texas Women Writers
(Lubbock: Texas Tech U. Press, 2005).

“Tigua Pueblo: Materializing Language, Transmitting Memory.” Ed. Werner Sollors, Multilingual America: Transnationalism, Ethnicity, and the Languages of American Literature
(New York: New York University Press, l998).

“Landscape as Photograph and Photograph as Landscape: The New Topographics.” Southwest Review (Autumn l989) 422-500.

“Rawhide Heroines and the Myth of America.” Ed. Sam B. Girgus, The American Self: Myth, Ideology, and Popular Culture
(Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, l981).

“The Lady as Jock: A Popular Culture Perspective on the Woman Athlete.” The Journal of Popular Culture
(Vol. X, Summer l976) 122-132.