Nature, Phosphate, and Harry Crews's "Naked in Garden Hills"
Johns Hopkins University Press
In an interview with French literary critic Anne Foata, Harry Crews explained that the inspiration for Naked in the Garden Hills (1969) arose as he drove through the phosphate mining country around Mulberry, Florida. Crew describes the scene he encountered on that trip...
Huneycutt, K. (2013). Nature, Phosphate, and Harry Crews’s “Naked in Garden Hills.” CEA Critic, 75(3), 258–269.