Exhausted Ecologies

Exhausted Ecologies

Modernism and Environmental Recovery

Cambridge University Press

01/2020

342

Dura

Inglês

9781108477918

15 a 20 dias

470

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Introduction: places of rest; 1. Nature's reserves: rural exhaustion, inertia, and generative aesthetics; 2. Urban environs: James Joyce and the politics of shared atmosphere; 3. Waste lands: dark pastoral in T. S. Eliot, W. H. Auden, and Djuna Barnes; 4. Uprooting empire: Jean Rhys and unrest in imperial centers; 5. Decolonizing ecology: Chinua Achebe's new forms of unease; Conclusion: the limits of modernist regeneration.
Modernism; Ecology; Nature; Environment; United Kingdom; Colonialism; Aesthetics; Urbanism; Pastoral; Literature