Imagining New England: Explorations of Regional Identity from the Pilgrims to Mid Twentieth Century

Title

Imagining New England: Explorations of Regional Identity from the Pilgrims to Mid Twentieth Century

Files

Document Type

Book

Description

Imagining New England investigates New England as a cultural invention, tracing the region's changing identity across more than three centuries. Incorporating insights from history, literature, art, material culture, and geography, it shows how succeeding generations of New Englanders created and broadcast a powerful collective identity for their region through narratives about its past.

ISBN

0807826251

Publication Date

2001

Publisher

University of North Carolina Press

City

Chapel Hill

Keywords

Regionalism - New England, New England - Civilization

Disciplines

American Studies | Cultural History | United States History