Definitive and daring,The Ecopoetry Anthology is the authoritative collection of contemporary American poetry about nature and the environment–in all its glory . The Ecopoetry Anthology has 74 ratings and 9 reviews. Rand said: Quite simply excellent. The editors’ preface more fully describes what ecopoetry is th. This anthology is narrow and deep. Despite the definitive nature of its title, The Ecopoetry Anthology is strictly American. Its editors, poets Laura-Gray Street and .
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This is a wonderful collection of diverse ecopoems. Cancel Forgot your password? Imagination, emotions, and convictions run high as each poem recalibrates our perception of life on earth.
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To establish the antecedents of today’s writing, The Ecopoetry Anthology presents a historical section that includes poetry written from roughly the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century.
To establish the antecedents of today’s writing,The Ecopoetry Anthology presents a historical section that includes poetry written from roughly the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. I purchased a copy and gave it as a gift this past Christmas. I’ll try to be mercifully succinct and cite only a few examples. He cites some very relevant poems from within the anthology, and even references some non-American writers in an effort to bring together a unified sense of contemporary ecopoetics.
If there is a single most important anthologt of discussion in contemporary society, environmental responsibility is most likely at the top of the list.
Please enter your name. No fee was paid by the author for this review. From praise to lament, the work covers the range of human response to an increasingly complex and often disturbing natural world and inquires of our human place in a vastness beyond the human.
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Perhaps any attempt to capture changing thought is necessarily rough. Every anthology has flaws.
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The ecopoetry anthology
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Brett Salsbury rated it it was amazing Apr 01, Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Then she suggests it is time for us to go. From praise to lament, the work covers the range of human response to an increasingly complex and often disturbing natural world and inquires of our human place in a vastness beyond the human.
The rhythm of this contemporary selection is pleasing: This will subscribe you aanthology all of our newsletters, announcements, and promotional content. Although this is described and blurbed as a North American or American anthology, it contains, as far as I can tell, not a single Canadian voice.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Resi rated it really liked it Mar 16, The dcopoetry are wonderful – I pick it up regularly to randomly find some nature observation to contemplate, as some of the poems are about beautiful things and others about their destruction, especially at the hands of mindless humans.
The Ecopoetry Anthology
Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Poet Laureate and is the author of many best-selling poetry collections, most recently The Apple Trees at Olema. Embedded in contemporary poetry antholoy which ecology is a conscious preoccupation, we are invited by Street and Fisher-Wirth to climb up and get some perspective on what that consciousness does to the formations of poetic language. Deidre rated it really liked it Apr 01, You making haste haste on decay: