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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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. My greatest desire— to exist in a physical world. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The average ‘contemporary poet’ gets 2. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Poet Laureate and is the author of many best-selling poetry collections, most recently The Apple Trees at Olema.

Also there are no dates for authors or the selections, which are important to me in relation to the larger cultural and social context in which the authors wrote and lived.

Namely–the survival of our ecosystem and the implications found therein. Balius, Jeremy, and Corey Wakeling, eds.

The Ecopoetry Anthology

Explore the Home Gift Guide. How does it filter into the tropes of Language poetry; how, for instance, are the baroque, cluttered lines of Robert Duncan and Barbara Guest a different representation of organic antholigy than the clean, efficient images of Williams and Oppen? Be the first to ask a question about The Ecopoetry Anthology.


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On poets writing their ways into the environment, into the world, I see here great stuff. Please enter the message. Radical Australian Poetry of Land. Learn more about Amazon Prime. It’s worth a read.

Ive Always Despised the Wetlands. The Ecopoetry Anthology offers a radical intervention into existing approaches to canon formation and scholarly interpretation. Easily accessible biographical information could give useful context to the poets’ works. What makes a good ecopoetic anthology given the moving nature of the target? Linked Data More info about Linked Data.

To establish the antecedents of today’s writing, The Ecopoetry Anthology presents a historical section that includes poetry written from roughly the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. I won this on Goodreads and gave it as a gift to my sons teacher. Sarah Odell rated it it was amazing Dec 06, To this extent the larger, contemporary thrust of the collection does what an anthology should: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

For the most part, though, I found the bulk of poems to be fair. Love the chosen poetry selections but the organization of the book is bothersome. Explosion” which, with extreme simplicity, spoke volumes. There is, of course, the caveat that prior to the casting of the first cog of industrialization, ALL poetry was ecopoetry. Many of the works were by Emily Dickinson and others whose works I appreciated before, but even more so in the scope of the anthology.


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The Crows Start Demanding Royalties. This anthology is full of poems that speak to the earth, nature, and man’s place in it. These are gaps seriously to be grieved. Jan 04, Mandy Amthology rated it really liked it Shelves: For more control over what you subscribe to, head on over to our subscription page.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I was probably more moved by this brief verse than by any of the others.