Historicity of Ecocriticism and Ecocritical History: An Introductory Overview

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  • Jalal Uddin Khan Ph.D, Adjunct Faculty, General Studies, Yorkville University, Toronto Campus, Ontario,Canada

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24113/ijohmn.v5i3.99

Keywords:

Ecocriticism, Ethnicity, Ecology, Literature

Abstract

Overlapping and interconnected, interdisciplinary and heterogeneous, amorphous and multilayered, and deep and broad as it is, countless topics on ecoliterature make ecocriticism a comprehensive catchall term that proposes to look at a text--be it social, cultural, political, religious, or scientific--from naturalist perspectives and moves us from “the community of literature to the larger biospheric community which […] we belong to even as we are destroying it” (William Rueckert).

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2019-06-05

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Khan, J. U. (2019). Historicity of Ecocriticism and Ecocritical History: An Introductory Overview. International Journal Online of Humanities, 5(3), 22–48. https://doi.org/10.24113/ijohmn.v5i3.99

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