Critical Plant Studies

Philosophy, Literature, Culture

Edited by Michael Marder, IKERBASQUE / The University of the Basque Country, Vitoria

Janet Janzen, University of Manitoba, Canada

In Media, Modernity and the Dynamic Plant, Janet Janzen traces the motif of the “dynamic plant” through early 20th century German culture. In examples from film and literature, she demonstrates a shift in the perception of plants to living beings.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004327160
E-ISBN: 
9789004327177
Publication date: 
September 2016
€85,00
$90.00

Edited by Randy Laist

Myth, art, literature, film, and other discourses are replete with depictions of evil plants, salvific plants, and human-plant hybrids. In various ways, these representations intersect with “deep-rooted” insecurities about the place of human beings in the natural world, the relative viability of...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037489
Publication date: 
January 2013
€76,00
$94.00