Tag: ecocriticism

Making Tracks: Nicole Seymour

In the “Making Tracks” series, RCC fellows and alumni present their experiences in environmental humanities, retracing the paths that led them to the Rachel Carson Center. For more information, please click here. The Great Indoors: Notes on a Perverse Path to the Environmental Humanities… Continue Reading “Making Tracks: Nicole Seymour”

Material Matters: A Report on the 8th Biennial ASLE-UKI Conference

By Nicole Seymour Thanks to the Rachel Carson Center, I was able to attend the ASLE-UKI (Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, UK and Ireland chapter) conference last month at the University of Surrey in Guildford, England. As a regular attendee of… Continue Reading “Material Matters: A Report on the 8th Biennial ASLE-UKI Conference”

“Nature, Red in Tooth and Claw”: Jiang Rong’s “Wolf Totem”

Post by Brenda Black Jiang Rong’s autobiographical novel Wolf Totem was one of the group reads for the Global Environment Summer Academy held at the Rachel Carson Center last August. It recounts the experiences of a Chinese college student, Chen Zhen (the author’s alter… Continue Reading ““Nature, Red in Tooth and Claw”: Jiang Rong’s “Wolf Totem””