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Published: 01 May 2015
Figure 2. Letter from Henry Nicholas Ridley to Sir William Thiselton-Dyer, 12 August 1889. Courtesy of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Library, Art and Archives. Figure 2. Letter from Henry Nicholas Ridley to Sir William Thiselton-Dyer, 12 August 1889. Courtesy of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 73–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Figure 2. Letter from Henry Nicholas Ridley to Sir William Thiselton-Dyer, 12 August 1889. Courtesy of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Library, Art and Archives. Figure 2. Letter from Henry Nicholas Ridley to Sir William Thiselton-Dyer, 12 August 1889. Courtesy of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew...
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Published: 01 May 2014
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Published: 01 May 2015
Figure 1. The selection process from the writing of the letters to their digitisation (LAA is the acronym for Library, Art and Archives). Figure by author. Figure 1. The selection process from the writing of the letters to their digitisation (LAA is the acronym for Library, Art and Archives More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Concerning Strawberry Creek,” and subtitled “ (after George Herbert), ” (76) the concrete poem forms the shape of the letters BS (one letter on each facing page). Either the colloquial accusation of ‘bullshit’ aimed at a political rival, or perhaps B for Berkeley, S for Strawberry Creek (and the S has an...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Figure 2 Image courtesy of Geophysical Research Letters. 22 Figure 2. Image courtesy of Geophysical Research Letters.22 ...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 129–148.
Published: 01 May 2017
... genetic domain of nucleotides. “Prophecy” (2002) would be a transgenic poem written in natural language but statistically emphasizing patterns of the letters A , C , G , and T standing in for the molecules adenine, cytosine, guanine, and thymine. The poem essentially would become a genetic sequence...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 216–238.
Published: 01 May 2019
... a storm of blog posts in honor of their activism and work, creating an astonishing archive of collective mourning. 75 Unable to discuss the diversity of writing in the different posts, I want to briefly focus on one blog in particular: “Letters for Les. A genderqueer scamp’s letters to the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 May 2013
... environmental thought and policy in the wake of Carson's work. In a 1938 letter to Hendrik Van Loon, Carson—then an aspiring young writer working for the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries—expressed her hopes for the project that would soon become her first book, Under the Sea-Wind: A Naturalist's Picture of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 295–300.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Derrida Jacques . Specters of Marx: The State of the Debt, the Work of Mourning, and the New International . New York : Routledge , 1994 . Haraway Donna . When Species Meet . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2008 . Jameson Fredric . “ Marx's Purloined Letter .” In...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 280–299.
Published: 01 November 2017
... success in this vein. 4 The simile comparing the Alexandrian Library of Life to global biodiversity builds upon two earlier metaphors in biology: first, of genes (or nucleotide base pairs) as texts made up of letters, chapters, or books; and second, of diverse little-known species—for example...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., planetarily bioregionalist Green Revolution. As the archival materials considered in this essay demonstrate, however, we can presume neither a functioning environmentalist “ethic of proximity” nor an ecologically sustainable cosmopolitanism. The letters and pamphlets of grassroots organizing against...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 43–70.
Published: 01 May 2013
... male Superb Lyrebird with its tail folded over its body at a cleared mound where he conducts courtship displays. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, used with permission from user “Fir0002/Flagstaffotos.” Our paper gathers together archival and contemporary texts—letters and emails; field guides and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 117–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
... clime,” he wrote to Frederick Douglass in 1848, who was surprised to discover with Smith's letter a deed for 40 Adirondack acres, “but it is smooth and arable, and not wanting in fertility.” 21 Land that was neither smooth nor arable could profitably be logged, and when he ran out of decent land to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 123–140.
Published: 01 May 2012
...-present [...] homeowners, farmers, and other concerned non-specialists who belong to nature societies, write letters to the paper, phone local agencies, and generally give vent to the bewilderment and outrage of people suffering the collateral damage inflicted by the Bad Guys.” 35 This is Carson's...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 310–329.
Published: 01 May 2018
... broader attempts of environmental activists to encounter and engage with far futures. To take an isolated example, consider a blog post from an environmental activist and researcher, titled “An Open Letter to the Future” and addressed to citizens of the year 5000. It is a highly personal, public...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 71–91.
Published: 01 May 2013
... transience or mutability of the material world. Through roaming, new life and new things emerged. As a hailstorm sweeps across the land, the boy's eyes rise and follow the flight of the geese and make a connection between the shapes they cut in the sky and the letters he has partly learnt in school. At...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 307–311.
Published: 01 May 2014
... this with a mnemonic device. Working with the letters that constitute the word ‘memory,’ I elect six elements to structure my essay—four of which come from an understanding of the catharsis of the emotions (particularly pity and terror)—as outlined in Aristotle's definition of tragedy: M imesis or...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 245–250.
Published: 01 November 2016
... which Francis took up this flag. The letter did not merely address doctrinal issues for the upper echelons of Catholic hierarchy but spoke strongly to contemporary ecological and social issues, directed to “every person living on this planet” (§3)—Catholics and atheists, postsecularists and critical...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014