Middlebury

ENAM1048A-W21

Class&Conservation in US South

Writing Place: Class and Conservation in the American South
In this course we will examine non-traditional conservationists and conservation writing in the American South, with a focus on Georgia and South Carolina. We will read Janisse Ray's Ecology of a Cracker Childhood; work about and by Carol Ruckduschel; John McPhee's Encounters with the Archdruid; work about MaVynee Betsch; and J. Drew Lanham's Home Place. We'll engage virtually with practicing southern conservationists, look for the ways scientists and self-taught scientists are leaning into underrepresented spaces, and, through our own writing, investigate meaningful and rich connections to place
Course Reference Number (CRN):
11527
Subject Code:
ENAM
Course Number:
1048
Section Identifier:
A

Course

ENAM 1048

All Sections in Winter 2021