Out West: Lucas Foglia’s Frontcountry

May 16, 2014

By Conor Risch

© Lucas Foglia

"Casey and Rowdy Horse Training, 71 Ranch, Deeth, Nevada 2012."

What motivates people to live where they do? And when living is tough, what motivates them to stay? For the cowboys and miners depicted in Lucas Foglia’s Frontcountry, a monograph recently published by Nazraeli Press that explores sparsely populated areas of Wyoming, Nevada, Texas, Montana and Idaho, the mythology of the cowboy lifestyle is at least part of the draw....

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