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Author Knickerbocker, Scott.
Title Ecopoetics : the language of nature, the nature of language / [Scott Knickerbocker].
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c2012.
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 Floor4  PS310.N3 K65 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 203 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The language of nature, the nature of language -- Wallace Stevens, eco-aesthete -- Elizabeth Bishop's strange reality -- Richard Wilbur's natural artifice -- Sylvia Plath's physical words -- Conclusion: Organic formalism and contemporary poetry.
Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Nature conservation in literature.
Philosophy of nature in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Poetics -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 1558499555 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781558499553 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781558499546 (library cloth : alk. paper)
1558499547 (library cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 768167102