Academic Scholarship

Elmer McCurdy: The Misadventures in Life and Afterlife of an American Outlaw

Basic Books, 2002

Elmer McCurdy- The Misadventures in Life and Afterlife of an American Outlaw Mark Svenvold, M.F.A.
Department of English

Carnival sideshows, train robbers and mummies all have an inevitable draw. But in this thoughtful account of one iconic American outlaw, journalist and poet Svenvold uses these topics to examine a deeper issue: the origin of American entertainment obsessions.


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