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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Trinity University Press, Ships from and sold by Amazon. Jan ecopoetyr, Mandy Haggith rated it really liked it Shelves: Mar 02, Rand rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: She has been nominated three times for a Pushcart Prize, and her work has been commissioned by the New York Festival of Song.
It’s worth a read. From praise to lament, the work covers the range of human response to an increasingly complex and often disturbing natural world With subtle discernment, the editors portray our country’s rich heritage and dramatic range of writing about the natural world around us.
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There were useful discoveries, yes, but finding them required wading too many unnecessary pages, often filled with mediocre and sometimes painful poetry. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. You may send this item to up to five recipients.
Get to Know Us. Ecopoeyry poems flow naturally from one topic to another, despite their being arranged by author, and I believe the editor has done a very nice job of choosing works that readers of poetry and first-time readers alike will enjoy.
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Return to Book Page. Merwin’s “For a Coming Extinction” speaks directly to the anticipated disappearance of a fellow creature of our planet.
Perhaps only time will tell. I believe the editors struggled to keep that vision, but in the end it was a decision by the publishers and no doubt marketing department who restricted it to North American content.
Nov 06, Storyheart rated it really liked it. The Woods of His Own Nature. Imagination, emotions, and convictions run high as each poem recalibrates our perception of life on earth.
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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The anthology contains much admirable, impressive work. I’m not a huge poetry fan, but I am a fan of ecology and enjoy most things that bring awareness to the beauty of our planet, so when I saw this title, I requested a review copy from the publisher.
She teaches in the English Department at the University of Mississippi, where she Write a review Rate this item: To ask other readers questions about The Ecopoetry Anthologyplease sign up. Just a moment while we sign you ecopoerry to your Goodreads account.
From praise to lament, the work covers the range of human response to an increasingly complex and often disturbing natural world Trivia About The Ecopoetry Ant Definitive and daring, The Ecopoetry Anthology is the authoritative collection of contemporary American poetry about nature and the environment–in all its glory and challenge. Namely–the survival of our ecosystem and the implications found therein.
Ravishing, devastating, and uplifting, this is a mighty, conscionable, and defining anthology of vital poetry shaped by profound environmental intelligence. Thanks for telling us about the problem. She teaches in the English Department at the University of Mississippi, where she also directs the minor in environmental studies.
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Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: The editors have brought together a fantastic range of work, from antholoyg nature poetry to poetry of the anthropocene. Marie, or Neil Young. You won’t regret it. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
My students like it as much as I do.