Welcome to ecology of literature / literature of ecology

This is an interdisciplinary course combining an examination the idea of ecology and its antecedents with literature and film, toward an understanding of what ecology may signify today, and in what ways it moves beyond the status of a scientific concept both to become a cultural phenomenon and to illustrate the construction of human society always in reciprocal engagement with its environment(s).

Use the links to the right to navigate to other information about the course. Course participants should familiarize themselves with the materials and resources available on this site and with the discussion forum (coming soon).


This course will be offered in the spring semester, 2013.