"The Seam of Something Else Unnamed": Sebastian Barry's Days Without End
AffiliationUniversity of Derby
MetadataShow full item record
AbstractThis essay examines Sebastian Barry's Days Without End as a novel that examines and critiques conventions of the American West through its consideration of alternative communities of sexuality. Using theoretical frames drawn from performativity studies, it explores how terrible prejudices of race, gender and sexuality can be challenged.
CitationCampbell, N. (2018) ‘The seam of something else unnamed: Sebastian Barry's Days Without End’, Western American Literature 53(2), 231-252. doi: 10.1353/wal.2018.0044
PublisherUniversity of Nebraska Press
JournalWestern American Literature