21W.775 Writing about Nature and Environmental Issues

Fall 2006

Close-up of tree bark, with the forest in the background.
The bark of a tree. (Image courtesy of Aayesha Siddiqui.)

Course Highlights

This course features a detailed list of readings and a description of the assignments.

Course Description

This course focuses on traditional nature writing and the environmentalist essay. Students will keep a Web log as a journal. Writings are drawn from the tradition of nature writing and from contemporary forms of the environmentalist essay.
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Prof. Anthony Lioi

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week
1.5 hours / week



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