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The Nature Conservancy Essay Competition

http://www.natureaustralia.org.au/about/nature-writing-prize-2017/ The Nature Conservancy is offering its fourth biennial nature writing prize, closing 27th January. The Nature Conservancy generously publishes the winning entries on its website. I highly recommend checking them out.   Advertisements

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Ecopoetics

I really like this word. The writer who’s introduced it to me, Jonathan Bate, prefers “ecopoesis” – but somehow “ecopoetics” seems more evocative. Bate proposes “ecopoesis” as an alternative term to “ecocriticism”. Whatever you call it, he’s talking about an … Continue reading

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