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Literature and the Environment: A Reader on Nature and Culture

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Exploring our relationship to nature and the role literature can play in shaping a culture responsive to environmental realities, this thematic, multi-genre anthology includes early writers such as John Muir, Henry David Thoreau, and Mary Austin, alongside contemporary voices such a Gary Snyder and Terry Tempest Williams.
Paperback, 538 pages
Published August 11th 1998 by Longman Publishing Group
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Lots of moving stories, some from well-known authors, all circling around environment as a theme. Assigned reading for a community college literature class.
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A concise introduction to literature of the environment and ecocriticism. I highly reccommend this book.
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Lorraine Anderson is a freelance writer, editor, and teacher whose work focuses on encouraging a way of life in tune with nature.

She is the editor of Sisters of the Earth: Women’s Prose and Poetry About Nature and other works on nature.

She lives in Corvallis, OR.

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