TRAVEL IN THE CONTEXT OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
1. Russian Academy of natural Sciences
The article analyzes travel as an activity that is reflected in many works of American writers. The circumstances that stimulated the writers´ travel to all corners of the planet are considered. It shows how intellectuals, observing other countries, sought to answer the question of the cultural and national identity of Americans
Keywords: American literature, city, culture, people, nation, writer, nature, travel, story, country, a fragment of the book.