By Timothy Clark
1 The Anthropocene – questions of definition
2 Imaging and imagining the complete Earth: The terrestrial as norm
3 Emergent unreadability: Rereading a lyric by way of Gary Snyder
4 Scale framing
5 Scale framing: A reading
6 Postcolonial ecocriticism and de-humanizing analyzing: An Australian try out case
7 Anthropocene disorder
8 Denial: A reading
9 The tragedy that weather swap isn't really ‘interesting’
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