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September 14, 2017

French Ecocriticism: From the Early Modern Period to the Twenty-First Century

French Ecocriticism: From the Early Modern Period to the Twenty-First Century

Stephanie Posthumus and Daniel Finch-Race, editors. Frankfurt, Peter Lang, Studies in Literature, Culture, and the Environment, 2017.

French Ecocriticism expounds fruitful ways of analysing matters of ecology, environments, nature, and the non-human world in a broad spectrum of material in French. Scholars from Canada, France, Great Britain, Spain, and the United States examine the work of writers and thinkers including Michel de Montaigne, Victor Hugo, Émile Zola, Arthur Rimbaud, Marguerite Yourcenar, Gilbert Simondon, Michel Serres, Michel Houellebecq, ...