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The Transatlantic Eco-Romanticism of Gary Snyder

  • Authors
  • Paige Tovey

Part of the The New Urban Atlantic book series (NUA)

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Introduction

Tracing connections between Gary Snyder and his Romantic and Transcendentalist predecessors - Wordsworth, Blake, Emerson, Whitman, and Thoreau - this study explores the tension between urbanization and overindustrialization. The dialectical relationship between Snyder and his predecessors reminds readers that nature is never a simple concept.

Keywords

poet Romanticism twentieth century William Blake William Wordsworth Wordsworth

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