New book - Michael Boyden (ed.): Climate and American Literature


Climate has infused the literary history of the United States, from the writings of explorers and conquerors, over early national celebrations of the American climate, to the flowering of romantic nature writing. The volume, published by Cambridge University Press, traces this complex semantic history in American thought and literature to examine rhetorical and philosophical discourses that continue to propel and constrain American climate perceptions today.

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Last modified: 2021-02-12