Any page of his work reveals his originality, a passionate voice ''Blood Meridian'' makes it clear that all along Mr. McCarthy has asked us to witness evil not in order to understand it but to affirm its inexplicable reality... Critics have compared Cormac McCarthy's nightmarish yet beautifully written adventure masterpiece, Blood Meridian: Or The Evening Redness in the West, with the best works of Dante, Poe, De Sade, Melville, Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor and William Styron. The American Novel Since 1945 (ENGL 291) In this first of two lectures on Blood Meridian, Professor Hungerford walks us through some of the novel's major... 8.95 €.
Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy (1985). So, cormac mccarthy makes blood meridian fit perfectly into both the literary tradition AND history--mccarthy's point with the book is that at some Not only did Cormac McCarthy know that Blood Meridian was going to be a lauded classic, he wanted to tear the other classics from their lofty seats... BLOOD MERIDIAN by Cormac McCarthy: "McCarthy is one of the great chroniclers of the American frontier and its inhabitants. I could have just as easily chosen The Road, or the Border Trilogy, but for me Blood Meridian is his masterpiece, a tale of murder, pillage and (bare) survival in the lawless... Cormac McCarthy.