Cambridge Companion to Literature and the Environment

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Westling, Louise. Cambridge Companion to Literature and the Environment.

Louise Westling’s Cambridge Companion to Literature and the Environment (2013) includes contributions from experts in the interdisciplinary field of environmental literary criticism. The collection traces the development of ecocriticism from its origins in European pastoral literature to contemporary environmental literary scholarship [dealing with] an array of issues such as the place of the human within nature, ecofeminism, critical animal studies, postcolonialism, posthumanism, and climate change.

Fields of Focus: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, Literature and the Environment, Feminism Studies