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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 43–70.
Published: 01 May 2013
... wild, his flute-like songs and timbre spread throughout the local lyrebird population. We count ourselves among those who admire the sonic achievements of this bioregion's “flute lyrebirds.” These Superb Lyrebirds ( Menura novaehollandiae ) do indeed deliver an unusual and extraordinarily complex...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 69–93.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Andrew Mark Abstract This paper describes Bob Wiseman's allegorical piece, Uranium, arguing that it accesses emotion to alter the consciousness of percipients. Audiences respond with unusual intensity to Uranium's tragic environmental narrative. By using puppet theatre, film, comedy, and song to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 129–148.
Published: 01 May 2017
... their works. Wong encoded lyrics from the song “It’s a Small World After All” within the DNA of a bacterium. Similarly, Kac employs encipherment in Genesis , a project aiming to demonstrate that “biological processes are now writerly.” In the same way, Bök’s The Xenotext: Book 1 , published in 2015...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014
...), Manganinnie (1980), Earth Cry (1986), and Kakadu (1988). Sculthorpe confesses to being political in his work, which, he claims, “has always been about the preservation of the environment, and, more recently, climate change.” His Song of the Yarra (2009) embraces these issues and also speaks of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., “There are more birds than ever.” Then, suddenly, in the second week of August, they all disappeared ... There was not a sound of the song of a bird. It was eerie, terrifying. What was man doing to our perfect and beautiful world? Finally, five months later a blue jay appeared and a wren. 8 Life...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 196–214.
Published: 01 November 2016
... later cetologists celebrated as “whale song,” naval listeners noted as “communications as yet indecipherable.” 13 Improvements in tools to detect ocean signals often produced new forms of incomprehension. In grateful acknowledgment of Donna Haraway’s work on primatology, our findings reveal power and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 172–195.
Published: 01 November 2016
... ethnomusicological analyses. 25 Adams’s accompanying “Composer’s Notes” feature a song by “Uvavnuk, an Iglulik shaman,” that captures the climatic—Silarjuapomorphic—essence of the work in words : The great sea has set me adrift. It moves me like a weed in a great river. Earth and the great weather move...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 35–53.
Published: 01 May 2014
... study The Song of the Earth, might fall short of practical guidance: What are poets for? They are not exactly philosophers, though they often try to explain the world and humankind's place within it. They are not exactly moralists, for at least since the nineteenth century their primary concern has...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 265–270.
Published: 01 May 2016
... territorialize in their own terms, through song, through vision, through scent. Their lines are never sealed by perimeters, but touching, fighting, cooperating, parasitizing, or ignoring other elements of the meshwork. To think through encounters is to move from animal geographies and human placings of animals...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 71–91.
Published: 01 May 2013
... their song. While he became expert in distinguishing the different refrains, they were fleeting and hard to trace. In one poem he describes how boys in pursuit of the nest of the Landrail are left bemused as the song they follow appears to come both from under the ground and high up in the sky: the bird...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 84–107.
Published: 01 May 2017
... into the alarm. 42 Or we might consider the songs of songbirds whose arcopallium (the avian structures homologous to the mammalian amygdala) responds to the song of other birds in ways that resemble the ways that human amygdalae respond to beautiful music or a frightening movie. 43 Such songs...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 155–170.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Environmentalism of the Poor . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2011 . Pratt Mary Louise . Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation . London : Routledge , 1992 . Ross Alex . “ Song of the Earth .” The New Yorker . 12 May 2008 . Accessed 18 December 2013...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 257–272.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., 19 another rapper from Ulaanbaatar, begins with praise for the Mongolian landscape: The beautiful nature of the Khangai, the Gobi, and the steppe combines The four seasons pass, the climate is good, Richest of all is what is beneath us. But this song of praise is cut short as she pivots...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 203–217.
Published: 01 May 2016
...-Century Japanese Visual Culture .” The Art Bulletin 93 , no. 4 ( 2011 ): 464 - 485 . Hameed S. Ayesha . “ Black Atlantis: Three Songs .” In Forensis: The Architecture of Public Truth , edited by Forensic Architecture, Pp. 712 - 719 . Berlin : Sternberg Press , 2014 . Hamilton...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2012
... on geology, evolutionary biology and climate science to recast human stories within the context of larger synergetic time frames and processes. For almost as long, ecocriticism has been revealing how many of our poems, songs and stories are deeply reliant on interactions with larger, nonhuman...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 November 2016
... smallest of animals, he burst into song, drawing all other creatures into his praise. He communed with all creation, even preaching to the flowers, just as if they were endowed with reason” (§11). And Pope Francis similarly insists that each creature has its own existence value and mode of goodness...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 52–71.
Published: 01 May 2019
... homeland or a resource frontier. A pertinent concern in Roy’s essay, which I get to a little bit later in this article, is the clearly expressed distinction between her position as a nonindigenous outsider writing in English and an insurgent adivasi subjectivity largely articulated thus far through songs...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 194–215.
Published: 01 May 2019
... able.” 83 Attachments generate problems and pose questions; they may propel transformations that could not be enacted by humans alone. 84 The lake, I argue, enabled attachments, thought, and collective action that counter dominant regimes of property and governance. The hip-hop song Il lago...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 19–39.
Published: 01 May 2014
... fills the projection screen, as the “TVA Song” begins to play. With this, the cast emerges to fill the stage, singing and carrying lanterns. The drama of the waterfall, warm light encircling the stage, the orchestra playing, and the cast singing about the noble government work that will bring good times...