May 24, 2017

ASLE Announces 2017 Book Award Winners

ASLE is very excited to announce the winners of the 2017 ASLE Book Awards. The awards, in the areas of ecocriticism and environmental creative writing, recognize excellence in the field. The official presentation of certificates and $500 cash prizes will take place during the Authors’ Reception at the 2017 ASLE Biennial Conference at Wayne State University in Detroit, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

Creative Book Award Winner:

Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape  (Counterpoint Press, 2015), by Lauret Savoy

Judges said of her book:

“Lauret ...