By Lawrence Buell

Written by means of one of many world’s top theorists in ecocriticism, this manifesto presents a serious precis of the ecocritical movement.

  • A severe precis of the rising self-discipline of “ecocriticism”.
  • Written by means of one of many world’s best theorists in ecocriticism.
  • Traces the background of the ecocritical move from its roots within the Seventies via to its diversification and proliferation today.
  • Takes account of other ecocritical positions and directions.
  • Describes significant tensions inside ecocriticism and addresses significant criticisms of the movement.
  • Looks to the way forward for ecocriticism, offering that discourses of our surroundings should still develop into an enduring a part of literary and cultural studies.

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