Sustainable Poetry (Hardcover)

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" Focusing on the work of A.R. Ammons, Wendell Berry, W.S. Merwin, and Gary Snyder, author Leonard Scigaj shows that just as a sustainable society does not depreciate its resource base, so a sustainable poetry does not restrict interest to language. Over the past thirty years many poets have shown an increasing sensitivity to ecological thinking. But critics trained in poststructuralist language theory often fail to explore the substance of ecopoetry. Scigaj is the first to define ecopoetry as's.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780813121208
ISBN-10: 0813121205
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: May 6th, 1999
Pages: 336
Language: English