Books for the course

Literature and the Environment
edited by Lorraine Anderson, Scott Slovic, and John P. O’Grady.
Make sure you get the SECOND EDITION. It should look like this:


Coming of Age at the End of Nature: A Generation Faces Living on a Changed Planet edited by Julie Dunlap and Susan A. Cohen. An anthology of environmental writing by young people.

The Word For World is Forest by Ursula LeGuin. A science fiction book that the movie Avatar was loosely based on.

Black Nature edited by Camille T. Dungy. An anthology of nature poetry by African Americans.

In addition we'll be using online resources such as Orion Magazine and XKCD and Be sure to check this website for links to assignments.