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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (1): 116–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... New World Poetics: Nature and the Adamic Imagination of  Whitman, Neruda, and Walcott by George Handley Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2007. 448 pages Ursula K. Heise New World Poetics is a contribution to two fields, American Studies and ecocriticism, and forms part...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (1): 100–115.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Lee Rozelle Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 w Ecocritical City: Modernist Reactions to Urban Environments in Miss Lonelyhearts and Paterson Lee Rozelle e can no longer dismiss ecocriticism as a marginal mode of literary and cultural practice. Academic presses...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (3): 337–344.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Poetics may prove to be one of the definitive works on the relationship between American modernist poetics and the environment. It not only combines the methods of American modernist studies and ecocriticism but also has significant contributions to offer both fields. On the one hand, Schuster’s analysis...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (3): 235–268.
Published: 01 September 2021
... , defines ecocriticism as “the study of the manifold interrelationships between literature—a human expressive activity—and the natural world that provides the matrix in which that expressive activity occurs.” Very different critical and environmental agendas motivate Lynch and Ransom, needless to say, but I...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (3-4): 447–471.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the environment played at best a marginal role. As a distinct field in literary and cultural studies, ecocriticism emerged in the early 1990s, at the moment when the shift from postmodernism to globalization as focal concept began. Its rise coincided with and was no doubt in part enabled by the waning...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (3): 422–427.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and the global meltdown of financial markets took place, Sense of Place and Sense of Planet tries to put environmental literary criticism, or ecocriticism, into dialogue with theories about globalization. For anyone reading this book in the latter half of that year, what would have been especially striking...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (3): 373–391.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . Bennett Jane . 2010 . Vibrant Matter: A Political Ecology of Things . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Bennett Michael . 2003 . “ From Wide Open Spaces to Metropolitan Places: The Urban Challenge to Ecocriticism .” In The ISLE Reader: Ecocriticism, 1993–2003 , edited by Branch...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (4): 369–392.
Published: 01 December 2019
... world [is] predisposed to us , either in being designed for us or in being highly susceptible to mastery by us” (26). contemporary American poetry ecocriticism elegy Copyright © 2019 Hofstra University 2019 ...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2022) 68 (3): 353–363.
Published: 01 September 2022
... a vision of life and death in one shifting panorama between earth and water” (37). Allen’s unique mixture of material culture, ecocriticism, aesthetics and maritime history is perhaps best exemplified in the chapter on the scrapbooks of Jack Yeats, volumes in which the painter pasted print images...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (3): 261–288.
Published: 01 September 2019
.... Prescient, Wells’s novella speaks to the parallel phenomena entangled in the strange relation between extinction and empathy. Copyright © Hofstra University 2019 Anthropocene ecocriticism evolution Piltdown science Long ago, H. G. Wells saw the future. And like one recent vision...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2009
... current form without Darwin, has given rise to “the burgeoning area of animal studies” (Wolfe 564), an interdisciplinary zone where political advocacy, cultural studies, Continental philosophy, ecocriticism, and biology intersect to discuss nonhuman animals and their use, representation...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2023) 69 (1): 29–52.
Published: 01 March 2023
...” that, for Patrick Murphy (2016 : 185), might make the sublime “salvageable as a critical concept.” If I might seem here either to try to locate Ammons outside of ecopoetics, or to reclaim the sublime for ecocriticism, what I intend is merely to sketch how my own approach to Ammons might complement the ecocritical...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2006) 52 (3): 275–305.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Princeton UP, 1994. Fraser, P. M. The Poems of Hesiod. Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1983). 303 Deborah Hooker Furman, Andrew. “No Trees Please, We’re Jewish.” The Isle Reader: Ecocriticism, 1993—2003. Ed. Michael P. Branch and Scott Slovic. Athens: U of Georgia P, 2003.49-72. Gallop, Jane...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (2): 232–263.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Gurnah .” English Studies in Africa 56 : 1 , 91 – 104 . Huggan Graham Helen Tiffin , eds. 2010 . Postcolonial Ecocriticism: Literature, Animals, Environment . London : Routledge . Iliffe John . ( 1979 ) 2009 . A Modern History of Tanganyika . Cambridge : Cambridge...