skip to content
Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures

Author: Reinhard Hennig; Ann-Kristin Jonasson; Peter Degerman
Publisher: Lanham, [Maryland] : Lexington Books, [2018]
Series: Ecocritical theory and practice.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This work presents ecocritical research on literature, film and other media from northern Europe. Examining the role of culture, history and society in the forming of Nordic narratives of nature and  Read more...

Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Literary criticism
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nordic narratives of nature and the environment
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2018]
(DLC) 2019009694
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reinhard Hennig; Ann-Kristin Jonasson; Peter Degerman
ISBN: 9781498561907 149856190X
OCLC Number: 1064690853
Description: vi, 252 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Nordic Narratives of Nature and the Environment / Reinhard Hennig, Anna-Karin Jonasson, and Peter Degerman --
Part I: Nordic Anthropocene Narratives. 1. "The Safest Place on Earth": Cultural Imaginaries of Safety in Scandinavia / Lauren E. LaFauci. 2. Moving Mountains: Cinema, Deep Time, and Climate Change in Hanna Ljungh's I am Mountain, to Measure Impermanence / Anna Sofia Rossholm. 3. "Visionary Cartography": The Aesthetic Mediation of the Anthropocene in Kaspar Colling Nielsen's Mount Copenhagen / Jørgen Bruhn. 4. Nordic Nature on the Edge of the North Sea: Kjersti Vik's Mandø / Katie Ritson. 5. The Tale of The Great Deluge: Risto Isomäki's The Sands of Sarasvati as Climate Fiction / Toni Lahtinen --
Part II: Language, Aesthetics, and the Non-Human in Nordic Environments. 6. Of Wildflowers and Butterflies: Interrogating Species Names in Norwegian Poetry from the National Romantic to the Anthropocene / Jenna Coughlin. 7. From Anthropomorphism to Ecomorphism: Figurative Language in Tarjei Vesaas' Fuglane and Stina Aronson's Hitom himlen / Beatrice G. Reed. 8. Botanics in Dystopian Environments: Human-Plant Encounters in Contemporary Finnish-language Dystopian Fiction / Hanna Samola. 9. Interspecies Encounters --
An Eco-Ethical Approach to Frida Nilsson's Ishavspirater / Nina Goga --
Part III: Environmental Justice and the Postcolonial North. 10. The Nature of Hunger: Karl August Tavaststjerna's Hårda tider / Frederike Felcht. 11. Scandinavian Wilderness and Violence: Two Women Travelling in Sápmi 1907-1916 / Kari Haarder Ekman. 12. 'Extractivism' in Sápmi: Elegiac Ecojustice in Liselotte Wajstedt's Film Kiruna Space Road and Marja Helander's Silence Photographs / Cheryl J. Fish.
Series Title: Ecocritical theory and practice.
Responsibility: edited by Reinhard Hennig, Anna-Karin Jonasson, and Peter Degerman.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Nordic Narratives is a scintillating exploration of the Nordic countries' green environmentalism, lands rich in fossil fuel funds yet nevertheless well-known for their quest to attain sustainable Read more...

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

Tags

Be the first.
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/1064690853> # Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1064690853" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/arts_scandinavia_history> ; # Arts--Scandinavia--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/literature> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Place/scandinavia> ; # Scandinavia.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/ecocriticism> ; # Ecocriticism
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/839.5/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/ecology_in_literature> ; # Ecology in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/scandinavian_literature_history_and_criticism> ; # Scandinavian literature--History and criticism
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description "Introduction: Nordic Narratives of Nature and the Environment / Reinhard Hennig, Anna-Karin Jonasson, and Peter Degerman -- Part I: Nordic Anthropocene Narratives. 1. "The Safest Place on Earth": Cultural Imaginaries of Safety in Scandinavia / Lauren E. LaFauci. 2. Moving Mountains: Cinema, Deep Time, and Climate Change in Hanna Ljungh's I am Mountain, to Measure Impermanence / Anna Sofia Rossholm. 3. "Visionary Cartography": The Aesthetic Mediation of the Anthropocene in Kaspar Colling Nielsen's Mount Copenhagen / Jørgen Bruhn. 4. Nordic Nature on the Edge of the North Sea: Kjersti Vik's Mandø / Katie Ritson. 5. The Tale of The Great Deluge: Risto Isomäki's The Sands of Sarasvati as Climate Fiction / Toni Lahtinen -- Part II: Language, Aesthetics, and the Non-Human in Nordic Environments. 6. Of Wildflowers and Butterflies: Interrogating Species Names in Norwegian Poetry from the National Romantic to the Anthropocene / Jenna Coughlin. 7. From Anthropomorphism to Ecomorphism: Figurative Language in Tarjei Vesaas' Fuglane and Stina Aronson's Hitom himlen / Beatrice G. Reed. 8. Botanics in Dystopian Environments: Human-Plant Encounters in Contemporary Finnish-language Dystopian Fiction / Hanna Samola. 9. Interspecies Encounters -- An Eco-Ethical Approach to Frida Nilsson's Ishavspirater / Nina Goga -- Part III: Environmental Justice and the Postcolonial North. 10. The Nature of Hunger: Karl August Tavaststjerna's Hårda tider / Frederike Felcht. 11. Scandinavian Wilderness and Violence: Two Women Travelling in Sápmi 1907-1916 / Kari Haarder Ekman. 12. 'Extractivism' in Sápmi: Elegiac Ecojustice in Liselotte Wajstedt's Film Kiruna Space Road and Marja Helander's Silence Photographs / Cheryl J. Fish."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/hennig_reinhard> ; # Reinhard Hennig
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/jonasson_ann_kristin> ; # Ann-Kristin Jonasson
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/degerman_peter_1960> ; # Peter Degerman
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5445822706> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "Literary criticism"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Series/ecocritical_theory_and_practice> ; # Ecocritical theory and practice.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#CreativeWork/nordic_narratives_of_nature_and_the_environment> ;
    schema:name "Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures"@en ;
    schema:productID "1064690853" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781498561907> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB8E6505> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1064690853> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/degerman_peter_1960> # Peter Degerman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1960" ;
    schema:familyName "Degerman" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Degerman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/hennig_reinhard> # Reinhard Hennig
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hennig" ;
    schema:givenName "Reinhard" ;
    schema:name "Reinhard Hennig" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Person/jonasson_ann_kristin> # Ann-Kristin Jonasson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jonasson" ;
    schema:givenName "Ann-Kristin" ;
    schema:name "Ann-Kristin Jonasson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Place/scandinavia> # Scandinavia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Scandinavia." ;
    schema:name "Scandinavia" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Series/ecocritical_theory_and_practice> # Ecocritical theory and practice.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1064690853> ; # Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures
    schema:name "Ecocritical theory and practice." ;
    schema:name "Ecocritical theory and practice" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/arts_scandinavia_history> # Arts--Scandinavia--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Arts--Scandinavia--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/ecology_in_literature> # Ecology in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ecology in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#Topic/scandinavian_literature_history_and_criticism> # Scandinavian literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Scandinavian literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5445822706#CreativeWork/nordic_narratives_of_nature_and_the_environment>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Nordic narratives of nature and the environment" ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1064690853> ; # Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781498561907>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "149856190X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781498561907" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1064690853>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1064690853> ; # Nordic narratives of nature and the environment : ecocritical approaches to Northern European literatures and cultures
    schema:dateModified "2019-10-31" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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