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Title Beyond nature writing : expanding the boundaries of ecocriticism / edited by Karla Armbruster and Kathleen R. Wallace.

Imprint Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  820.936 B468 2001    ---  Available
Description x, 372 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Under the sign of nature
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Beyond "Thou shalt not" : an ecocritic reads Deuteronomy / Betsy S. Hilbert -- Chaucer and the politics of nature / Lisa J. Kiser -- Milton's environmental epic : creature kinship and the language of Paradise lost / Diane Kelsey McColley -- Samuel Johnson discovers the arctic : a reading of a "Greenland tale" as Arctic literature / William C. Horne -- Before nature writing : discourses of colonial American natural history / Michael P. Branch -- Cultivating desire, tending piety : botanical discourse in Harriet Beecher Stowe's The minister's wooing / Mark T. Hoyer -- Ecological Hardy / Richard Kerridge -- Book Laid upon the landscape : Virginia Woolfe and nature / Charlotte Zoe Walker -- Nature, gender, and community : Mary Wilkins Freeman's ecofiction / Terrell F. Dixon -- Great rainbowed swamp : history as moral ecology in the poetry of Michael S. Harper / Elizabeth Dodd -- Anti-pastoralism, Frederick Douglas, and the nature of slavery / Michael Bennett -- Novels of Toni Morrison : "wild wilderness where there was none" / Kathleen R. Wallace and Karla Armbruster -- Literary place bashing, test site Nevada / Cheryll Glotfelty -- Heading off the trail : language, literature, and nature's resistance to narrative / Rebecca Raglon and Marian Scholtmeijer -- Non-alibi of alien scapes : SF and ecocriticism / Patrick D. Murphy -- Discomforting creatures : monstrous natures in recent films / Stacy Alaimo -- Robert Frost, the New England environment, and the discourse of objects / Kent C. Ryden -- Poetry of experience / John Elder -- Performing the wild : rethinking wilderness and theater spaces / Adam Sweeting and Thomas C. Crochunis -- Beyond nature/writing : virtual landscapes online, in print, and in "real life" / H. Lewis Ulman.
Subject English literature -- History and criticism.
Nature in literature.
American literature -- History and criticism.
Nature -- Public opinion -- English-speaking countries.
Conservation of natural resources in literature.
Environmental protection in literature.
Philosophy of nature in literature.
Forestry in literature.
Forests in literature.
Wilderness areas in literature.
Outdoor life in literature.
Landscapes in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Added Author Armbruster, Karla.
Wallace, Kathleen R., 1963-
ISBN 0813920140 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813920132 (cloth : alk. paper)

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