skip to content
The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry

Author: J Scott Bryson
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"In contrast to nature poets of the past who tended more toward the bucolic and pastoral, many contemporary nature poets are taking up radical environmental and ecological themes. In the last few years, interesting and evocative work that examines this poetry has begun to lay the foundation for studies in ecopoetics." "Informed in general by current thinking in environmental theory and specifically by the work of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bryson, J. Scott, 1968-
West side of any mountain.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607682944
Online version:
Bryson, J. Scott, 1968-
West side of any mountain.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)629802330
Named Person: W S Merwin; Wendell Berry; Mary Oliver; Joy Harjo; W S Merwin; Wendell Berry; Mary Oliver; Joy Harjo; Wendell Berry; Joy Harjo; W S Merwin; Mary Oliver; Berry, Wendell <1934-> - Critique et interprétation.; Joy - Critique et interprétation Harjo; Merwin, W. S <1927-> - (William Stanley) - Critique et interprétation.; Oliver, Mary <1935-> - Critique et interprétation.
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Scott Bryson
ISBN: 087745955X 9780877459552
OCLC Number: 58843154
Description: 156 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. All finite things reveal infinitude : place, space, and contemporary ecopoetry --
2. Divided against ourselves : Wendell Berry --
3. Finding the way back : Joy Harjo --
4. Both sides of the beautiful water : Mary Oliver --
5. Between the earth and silence : W.S. Merwin --
6. The west side of any mountain : connections and future considerations.
Responsibility: J. Scott Bryson.
More information:

Abstract:

Informed in general by thinking in environmental theory and specifically by the work of cultural geographer Yi-Fu Tuan, The West Side of Any Mountain participates in and furthers scholarly attention  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Scott Bryson's study of contemporary ecopoetry is a remarkably original and nourishing one. The comparisons between Berry and Harjo, Oliver and Merwin are especially illuminating, and the closing Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(33)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58843154> # The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "58843154" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Place/iowa_city> ; # Iowa City
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/iau> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Event/geschichte_1970_2000> ; # Geschichte 1970-2000.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1127645> ; # Space and time in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/ecologie_dans_la_litterature> ; # Écologie dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/naturlyrik> ; # Naturlyrik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/okologie_motiv> ; # Ökologie (Motiv)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/merwin_w_s_1927_william_stanley_critique_et_interpretation> ; # W. S < Merwin
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/merwin_w_s_william_stanley_1927> ; # William Stanley Merwin
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/oliver_mary_1935_critique_et_interpretation> ; # Mary < Oliver
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034680> ; # Nature in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101081> ; # American poetry--20th century--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/92313202> ; # Mary Oliver
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901557> ; # Ecology in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/oliver_mary_1935> ; # Mary Oliver
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/poesie_americaine_20e_siecle_histoire_et_critique> ; # Poésie américaine - 20e siècle - Histoire et critique
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/811.540936/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/harjo_joy> ; # Joy Harjo
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/espace_et_temps_dans_la_litterature> ; # Espace et temps dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1064981> ; # Place (Philosophy) in literature
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/111474845> ; # Wendell Berry
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/harjo_joy_critique_et_interpretation> ; # Joy - Critique et interprétation Harjo
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/nature_dans_la_litterature> ; # Nature dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/berry_wendell_1934_critique_et_interpretation> ; # Wendell < Berry
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/lieu_philosophie_dans_la_litterature> ; # Lieu (Philosophie) dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/geschichte_1970_2000> ; # Geschichte 1970-2000
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/umwelt_motiv> ; # Umwelt (Motiv)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807348> ; # American poetry
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/berry_wendell_1934> ; # Wendell Berry
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/117848860> ; # J. Scott Bryson
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801498449> ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607682944> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/629802330> ;
    schema:name "The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry"@en ;
    schema:productID "58843154" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58843154#PublicationEvent/iowa_city_university_of_iowa_press_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Agent/university_of_iowa_press> ; # University of Iowa Press
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58843154#Review/1435691967> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877459552> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA599789> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58843154> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Agent/university_of_iowa_press> # University of Iowa Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of Iowa Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Event/geschichte_1970_2000> # Geschichte 1970-2000.
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1970-2000." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/berry_wendell_1934> # Wendell Berry
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1934" ;
    schema:familyName "Berry" ;
    schema:givenName "Wendell" ;
    schema:name "Wendell Berry" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/berry_wendell_1934_critique_et_interpretation> # Wendell < Berry
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1934" ;
    schema:familyName "Berry" ;
    schema:givenName "Wendell <1934-> - Critique et interprétation" ;
    schema:name "Wendell < Berry" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/harjo_joy> # Joy Harjo
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Harjo" ;
    schema:givenName "Joy" ;
    schema:name "Joy Harjo" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/harjo_joy_critique_et_interpretation> # Joy - Critique et interprétation Harjo
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Harjo" ;
    schema:givenName "Joy - Critique et interprétation" ;
    schema:name "Joy - Critique et interprétation Harjo" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/merwin_w_s_1927_william_stanley_critique_et_interpretation> # W. S < Merwin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Merwin" ;
    schema:givenName "W. S <1927-> - (William Stanley) - Critique et interprétation" ;
    schema:name "W. S < Merwin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/merwin_w_s_william_stanley_1927> # William Stanley Merwin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Merwin" ;
    schema:givenName "William Stanley" ;
    schema:givenName "W. S." ;
    schema:name "William Stanley Merwin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/oliver_mary_1935> # Mary Oliver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Oliver" ;
    schema:givenName "Mary" ;
    schema:name "Mary Oliver" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Person/oliver_mary_1935_critique_et_interpretation> # Mary < Oliver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Oliver" ;
    schema:givenName "Mary <1935-> - Critique et interprétation" ;
    schema:name "Mary < Oliver" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/ecologie_dans_la_litterature> # Écologie dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écologie dans la littérature"@en ;
    schema:name "Écologie dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/espace_et_temps_dans_la_litterature> # Espace et temps dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Espace et temps dans la littérature"@en ;
    schema:name "Espace et temps dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/geschichte_1970_2000> # Geschichte 1970-2000
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1970-2000"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/lieu_philosophie_dans_la_litterature> # Lieu (Philosophie) dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Lieu (Philosophie) dans la littérature"@en ;
    schema:name "Lieu (Philosophie) dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/nature_dans_la_litterature> # Nature dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Nature dans la littérature"@en ;
    schema:name "Nature dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/okologie_motiv> # Ökologie (Motiv)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ökologie (Motiv)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801498449#Topic/poesie_americaine_20e_siecle_histoire_et_critique> # Poésie américaine - 20e siècle - Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Poésie américaine - 20e siècle - Histoire et critique"@en ;
    schema:name "Poésie américaine--20e siècle--Histoire et critique"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101081> # American poetry--20th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American poetry--20th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034680> # Nature in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Nature in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1064981> # Place (Philosophy) in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Place (Philosophy) in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1127645> # Space and time in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Space and time in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807348> # American poetry
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American poetry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901557> # Ecology in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ecology in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/111474845> # Wendell Berry
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1934" ;
    schema:familyName "Berry" ;
    schema:givenName "Wendell" ;
    schema:name "Wendell Berry" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/117848860> # J. Scott Bryson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1968" ;
    schema:familyName "Bryson" ;
    schema:givenName "J. Scott" ;
    schema:name "J. Scott Bryson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/92313202> # Mary Oliver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Oliver" ;
    schema:givenName "Mary" ;
    schema:name "Mary Oliver" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877459552>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "087745955X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780877459552" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607682944>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "West side of any mountain." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58843154> ; # The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/629802330>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "West side of any mountain." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58843154> ; # The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58843154#Review/1435691967>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58843154> ; # The west side of any mountain : place, space, and ecopoetry
    schema:reviewBody ""In contrast to nature poets of the past who tended more toward the bucolic and pastoral, many contemporary nature poets are taking up radical environmental and ecological themes. In the last few years, interesting and evocative work that examines this poetry has begun to lay the foundation for studies in ecopoetics." "Informed in general by current thinking in environmental theory and specifically by the work of cultural geographer Yi-Fu Tuan, The West Side of Any Mountain participates in and furthers this scholarly attention by offering an overarching theoretical framework with which to approach the field."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.