This rare treatment of one of Fenimore Cooper's most intriguing (and intriguingly titled) novels, The Wept of Wish-ton-Wish, was first published in Symbiosis: a Journal of Anglo-American Literary Relations
Essay Topics and Keywords:
Regicide; Edmund Burke; Sublimity; James Fenimore Cooper; The Wept of Wish-ton-Wish; Genocide; Ethnic Cleansing; Anglo-American Relations; Puritans, Native Americans, Narragansett, “˜King Philip”, Last of the Mohicans, The Pioneers, The Backwoodsman
About the author
Richard Gravil is author of Romantic Dialogues: Anglo-American Continuities, 1776-1862 (2000) and Wordsworth's Bardic Vocation, 1787-1842 (2003). He is Director of the Wordsworth Conference and the Wordsworth Winter School.