Romancing the Stone Age: John Updike's 'Wife-Wooing' and the Naturally Occurring Nuclear Family
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This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article to be published in The Explicator, Issue 3, Vol. 71, 2013, to be made available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/vexp20/current
John Updike's 1960 story "Wife wooing" is a short tale of married life that connects mid-twentieth century suburbia to a pre-historic past.