Landscape and Englishness

@inproceedings{Matless1998LandscapeAE,
  title={Landscape and Englishness},
  author={D. Matless},
  year={1998}
}
Landscape has been central to definitions of Englishness for centuries. David Matless argues that landscape has been the site where English visions of the past, present and future have met in debates over questions of national identity, disputes over history and modernity, and ideals of citizenship and the body. Landscape and Englishness is extensively illustrated and draws on a wide range of material - topographical guides, health manuals, paintings, poetry, architectural polemic, photography… Expand
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