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

Publication Info. Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2001.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR143 .B49 2001    AVAILABLE
Description x, 372 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Under the sign of nature
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 -- The book Laid upon the landscape : Virginia Woolf and nature / Charlotte Zoe Walker -- Nature, gender, and community : Mary Wilkins Freeman's ecofiction / Terrell F. Dixon -- The 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 -- The 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 -- The 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 -- The 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.
Conservation of natural resources in literature.
Environmental protection in literature.
Philosophy of nature 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 0813920132 cloth alkaline paper
0813920140 paperback alkaline paper

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