Activism and Ecocriticism

I finally got around to reading the recent issue of ISLE*. As usual, there were a couple of interesting articles in it and I found it especially interesting, considering the kind of times we're living in, that the contents were fairly openly political and activist-oriented. As I've discussed before, ecocriticism is an inherently political field … Continue reading Activism and Ecocriticism


On “Companion Animals” and “Becoming Animal”

"The king is gone but he's not forgotten" -Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black) Our cat died this past weekend. He was a good cat. A cat that could climb and run better than me. His skiing abilities were never really tested but I don't doubt that, with proper training, … Continue reading On “Companion Animals” and “Becoming Animal”