Michael Angelo Tata
Publisher: Lexington Books (December 24, 2015)
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Romantic Sustainability is a suite of 16 essays that study the British Romantic period in ecocritical phrases. Written by means of students from 5 continents, this foreign assortment addresses the works of conventional Romantic writers similar to John Keats, Percy Shelley, William Wordsworth, Lord Byron, and Samuel Coleridge but in addition delves into ecocritical subject matters regarding authors additional to the canon extra lately, reminiscent of Elizabeth Inchbald and John Clare. The essays learn geological formations, clouds, and landscapes in addition to the posthuman and the titanic. The essays are grouped into tough different types that begin with idea and the mind's eye earlier than relocating to the numerous different types of intake linked to human interplay with the wildlife. next essays within the quantity specialise in environmental destruction, sizeable creations, and apocalypse. the typical topic is sustainability, as every one contributor examines Romantic principles that intersect with ecocriticism and relates literary works to questions on race, gender, faith, and id.