Greta Gaard of University of Wisconsin – River Falls, River Falls (UWRF) with expertise in: Women and Politics Research, Ethics and Literary Theory. Read 55 . How can an ecofeminist perspective help us understand and respond to the problems of water pollution and energy production that we face today?. Contributors: Greta Gaard – author. Journal. Title:Hypatia. Volume: Issue: 1. Publication Year: Page Number: ] TOWARD A QUEER ECOFEMINISM .

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Gaard’s widely cited contribution to Ecocomposition: Sign in Create an account. Her book, The Nature of Home, collects several works of creative nonfiction centered on the question of ecological connections to and within places. Meira Hanson – – In M. From ggeta Publisher via CrossRef no proxy pdcnet. Greta Jo Gaard born in Hollywood, California is an ecofeminist writer, scholar, activist, and documentary filmmaker.

Robert Gfeta – – Environmental Ethics 14 4: Prior to Gaard’s germinal article, “Toward a Queer Ecofeminism,” published first in the scholarly journal Hypatia and then anthologized in Perspectives on Environmental Justice, Gender, Sexuality, and Activism, ecofeminism and queer theory were separate realms within feminism.

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A radically democratic movement for social and environmental justice will be larger than ecofeminism and larger than the Greens. English Studies in Canada The Greening of White Pride. Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism: Gteta Ecology in Philosophy of Biology. Reactions from Minnesota Viewers. Environmental Philosophies, Misc in Philosophy of Biology. Murphy, was the first anthology to examine not only how ecofeminist theory might enhance literary criticism but also how close reading of texts might inform ecofeminist theory and activist practice.

As an activist, Gaard participated in the Green movement for more than a decade. Freta – – Journal of Business Ethics 20 4: Sign in to use this feature. Find it on Scholar. History of Western Philosophy. This article has no associated abstract. Numerous scholars have since drawn upon that gasrd in formulating their theories. As Gaard noted in her introduction to the pieces collected in that work, “in the three anthologies published at the time of this writing, ecofeminism has failed to locate animals as central to any discussion of ethics involving women and nature.

Gaard also has published fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction as well as critical essays in non-scholarly publications.


Only the coalition of a variety of progressive communities will bring about the transformations needed to articulate a radical democracy, and in that coalition, an ecofeminist vision will find expression. As Gaard writes in her gaad to that piece. The Pacification and Normalization of Environmentalism?

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The International Journal of Systems and Cybernetics 35 6. Gaard has applied ecofeminist theory to both literary criticism and composition instruction, thereby contributing feminist insights to the emerging fields of ecocriticism and ecocomposition.

Full text available here. From the Silent Spring to the Silent Revolution. Ecology, Environmentalism and System Theory. An Ecofeminist Journal Retrieved from ” https: Ecofeminists can learn from the Greens and from the work of ecofeminists in the Greens.

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Temple University Press,p. Radical Environmentalism and the Political Roots of Postmodernism. Ecocritical Theory and the Great Unwashed. Foss – – Wiley.