21W.775 Writing about Nature and Environmental Issues


Class Info

Focuses on traditional nature writing and the environmentalist essay. Students keep a web log as a journal. Writings are drawn from the tradition of nature writing and from contemporary forms of the environmentalist essay. Authors include Henry Thoreau, Loren Eiseley, Annie Dillard, Chet Raymo, Sue Hubbel, Rachel Carson, Bill McKibben, and Terry Tempest Williams. Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

21W.775 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by C. Taft.

Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 4-144.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

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