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Title Ecological Form System and Aesthetics in the Age of Empire / Nathan K. Hensley and Philip Steer, editors.

Publication Info. New York : Fordham University Press, 2019.
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2018

Item Status

Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (pages cm)
Series Book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : ecological formalism; or, Love among the ruins / Nathan K. Hensley and Philip Steer -- Drama, ecology, and the ground of empire : the play of indigo / Sukanya Banerjee -- Mourning species : in memoriam in an age of extinction / Jesse Oak Taylor -- Signatures of the carboniferous : the literary forms of coal / Nathan K. Hensley and Philip Steer -- Fixed capital and the flow : water power, steam power, and The mill on the floss / Elizabeth Carolyn Miller -- "Form against force" : sustainability and organicism in the work of John Ruskin / Deanna K. Kreisel -- Mapping the "invisible region, far away" in Dombey and Son / Adam Grener -- How we might live : utopian ecology in William Morris and Samuel Butler / Benjamin Morgan -- From specimen to system : botanical scale and the environmental sublime in Joseph Dalton Hooker's Himalayas / Lynn Voskuil -- "Infinitesimal lives" : Thomas Hardy's scale effects / Aaron Rosenberg -- Electric dialectics : Delany's Atlantic materialism / Monique Allewaert -- Satire's ecology / Teresa Shewry -- Afterword : "they would have ended by burning their own Globe" / Karen Pinkus.
Access Open Access Unrestricted online access
Local Note Project Muse Project Muse Open Access
Subject Ecocriticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticsm.
Industrialization in literature.
Environmentalism in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Steer, Philip, editor.
Hensley, Nathan K., editor.
Project Muse. distributor
ISBN 9780823282142
9780823282128 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780823282111 (pbk. : alk. paper)