Individual Author Record
Name: Joan BurbickPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: 1946 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionShe was born in Chicago, Illinois. She was a visiting scholar at Knox Collete in Galesburg, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationJoan Burbick is currently a professor of English and American studies at Washington State University in Pullman, Washington.
''Thoeau's Alternative History: Changing Perspectives on Nature, Culture, and Language'', University of Pennsylvania Press, 1987''Healing the Republic: The Language of Health and the Culture of Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century America'', Cambridge University Press, 1994''Rodeo Queens and the American Dream'', Public Affairs Press, 2002''Gun Show Nation: Gun Culture and American Democracy'', New Press, 2006