Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Prismatic Ecology
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Prismatic Ecology: Ecotheory beyond Green

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen

Abstract

Emphasizing sustainability, balance, and the natural, green dominates our thinking about ecology like no other color. What about the catastrophic, the disruptive, the inaccessible, and the excessive? What of the ocean’s turbulence, the fecundity of excrement, the solitude of an iceberg, multihued contaminations? This book moves beyond the accustomed green readings of ecotheory and maps a colorful world of ecological possibility. In a series of linked chapters that span place, time, and discipline, this book illustrates the vibrant worlds formed by colors. Organized by the structure of a prism, ... More

Keywords: sustainability, green, ecotheory, ecological possibility, colors, nonanthropocentric ecologies, red, maroon, chartreuse, grey

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780816679973
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816679973.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, editor

Show Summary Details

subscribe or login to access all content.

Contents

View:

White

Bernd Herzogenrath

Red

Tobias Menely and Margaret Ronda

Maroon

Lowell Duckert

Pink

Robert McRuer

Orange

Julian Yates

Gold

Graham Harman

Chartreuse

Allan Stoekl

Greener

Vin Nardizzi

Beige

Will Stockton

Brown

Steve Mentz

Blue

Eileen A. Joy

Violet-Black

Stacy Alaimo

Ultraviolet

Ben Woodard

Grey

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen

Black

Levi R. Bryant

X-Ray

Timothy Morton

Onward After Green Ecologies

Serenella Iovino and Serpil Oppermann

End Matter