Reviews and Blog Posts: anti-western

Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West

by Cormac McCarthy

Reviewer Rating:
5

Blood Meridian is an absolutely epic novel depicting the violence and depravity that accompanied America’s westward expansion. It brilliantly combines the conventions that make up the traditional Western novel and the mythology of the "wild west". In fact, literary critic Harold Bloom takes it a step further and notes that...

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