Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Prismatic Ecology: Ecotheory beyond Green


by Jeffrey J. Cohen F’11, F’03, ACLS Fellowship Program, now available University of Minnesota Press.

Traces the impress and agency of ecologies that cannot be reduced to the bucolic expanses of green readings

Prismatic Ecology moves beyond the accustomed green readings of ecotheory and maps a colorful world of ecological possibility. By way of color, Jeffrey Jerome Cohen guides readers through a reflection of an essentially complex and disordered universe and demonstrates the spectrum as an unfinishable totality, always in excess of what a human perceives.