ALA – Thoreau and Political Ecology (Helicon)
Session 15-C Thoreau and Political Ecology (Helicon)
Organized by The Thoreau Society
Chair: John J. Kucich, Bridgewater State University
1. Walden Woods, Social Justice, and the Politics of Asceticism. Alda Balthrop-Lewis, Australian Catholic University
2.Thoreau and Non-Representation: The Confluence of the Political and Ecological. Daniel Fineman, Occidental College
3. Politics, Ecology, and Judgement in Thoreau. Scott Reznick, Boston College.
4. Against Extinction: Thoreau’s Walden, the Native American and the Alternative Ecologies of Language. Alex Torres, UC Berkeley