600: Environmental Genres: Forms, Histories, Functions

5:15 PM–6:30 PM Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Randolph 1

Session Information


1: ‘Measured by a Clock of Blood’: Rethinking the Time of Nature through Ecological Elegy

Hetty Saunders, U of Edinburgh

2: Recovering the Georgic in the Agricultural Poetry of Robert Burns

Sam Horrocks, West Virginia U, Morgantown

3: Illustrating Nature: Rural Modernity, Late Modernism, and the Englishness Thesis

Kristin B. Bluemel, Monmouth U

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Reid Echols, U of Texas, Austin