Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Subscribe now for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Other Men's Transcripts “Listen Painstakingly”

Other Men's Transcripts “Listen Painstakingly” Journal of Access Services, 8:128–134, 2011 Copyright © Taylor & Francis Group, LLC ISSN: 1536-7967 print / 1536-7975 online DOI: 10.1080/15367967.2011.580591 Other Men’s Transcripts: “Listen Painstakingly” ANTHONY F. VERDESCA, JR., Column Editor Warren Library, Palm Beach Atlantic University, West Palm Beach, FL Quoyle steered up the west coast of the Great Northern Peninsula along a highway rutted by transport trucks. The road ran between the loppy waves of the Strait of Belle Isle and mountains like blue melons. Across the strait sullen Labrador. Trucks ground east in caravans, stainless steel cabs beaded with mist. Quoyle almost recognized the louring sky. As though he had dreamed this place once, forgot it later. The car rolled over fissured land. Tuckamore. Cracked cliffs in volcanic glazes. On a ledge above the sea a murre laid her single egg. Harbors still locked in ice. Tombstone houses jutting from raw granite, the coast black, glinting like lumps of silver ore (Proulx, 1994, p. 35). They walked up to the high gaze that gave [Gaze Island] its name, a knoll on the edge of the cliff with a knot of spruce in one corner, all hemmed around with a low wall of stones. Quoyle, turning, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal Of Access Services Taylor & Francis

Other Men's Transcripts “Listen Painstakingly”

Journal Of Access Services , Volume 8 (3): 7 – Jul 1, 2011
7 pages

Loading next page...
 
/lp/taylor-francis/other-men-apos-s-transcripts-listen-painstakingly-V5U2I0K9px

References (3)

Publisher
Taylor & Francis
Copyright
Copyright Taylor & Francis Group, LLC
ISSN
1536-7975
eISSN
1536-7967
DOI
10.1080/15367967.2011.580591
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Journal of Access Services, 8:128–134, 2011 Copyright © Taylor & Francis Group, LLC ISSN: 1536-7967 print / 1536-7975 online DOI: 10.1080/15367967.2011.580591 Other Men’s Transcripts: “Listen Painstakingly” ANTHONY F. VERDESCA, JR., Column Editor Warren Library, Palm Beach Atlantic University, West Palm Beach, FL Quoyle steered up the west coast of the Great Northern Peninsula along a highway rutted by transport trucks. The road ran between the loppy waves of the Strait of Belle Isle and mountains like blue melons. Across the strait sullen Labrador. Trucks ground east in caravans, stainless steel cabs beaded with mist. Quoyle almost recognized the louring sky. As though he had dreamed this place once, forgot it later. The car rolled over fissured land. Tuckamore. Cracked cliffs in volcanic glazes. On a ledge above the sea a murre laid her single egg. Harbors still locked in ice. Tombstone houses jutting from raw granite, the coast black, glinting like lumps of silver ore (Proulx, 1994, p. 35). They walked up to the high gaze that gave [Gaze Island] its name, a knoll on the edge of the cliff with a knot of spruce in one corner, all hemmed around with a low wall of stones. Quoyle, turning,

Journal

Journal Of Access ServicesTaylor & Francis

Published: Jul 1, 2011

There are no references for this article.