Forest Under Story
160 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
14 b&w illustrations, 2 maps
Hardcover
Release Date:01 Mar 2016
ISBN:9780295995458
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Forest Under Story

Creative Inquiry in an Old-Growth Forest

University of Washington Press
This anthology -- which includes work by Sandra Alcosser, AlisonHawthorne Deming, Jane Hirshfield, Linda Hogan, Freeman House, RobinWall Kimmerer, Kathleen Dean Moore, Robert Michael Pyle, PattiannRogers, and Scott Russell Sanders -- grows out of the work of theLong-Term Ecological Reflections program and showcases the insights ofthe program’s thoughtful and important encounters among writers,scientists, and place. These vivid essays, poems, and field notesconvey a landscape of moss-draped trees, patchwork clear-cuts,stream-swept gravel bars, and hillsides scoured by fire and also bringforward the ambiguities and paradoxes of conflicting human values andtheir implications for the ecosystem. 
Nathaniel Brodie is a freelance writer;Charles Goodrich is a poet and director of the SpringCreek Project for Ideas, Nature, and the Written Word at Oregon StateUniversity; and Frederick J. Swanson is researchgeologist emeritus, Pacific Northwest Research Station, US ForestService.
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