Writing about Nature and Environmental Issues

Close-up of tree bark, with the forest in the background.

The bark of a tree. (Image courtesy of Aayesha Siddiqui.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

21W.775

As Taught In

Fall 2006

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Description

This course focuses on traditional nature writing and the environmentalist essay. Students will keep a Web log as a journal. Writings are drawn from the tradition of nature writing and from contemporary forms of the environmentalist essay.

Lioi, Anthony. 21W.775 Writing about Nature and Environmental Issues, Fall 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/writing-and-humanistic-studies/21w-775-writing-about-nature-and-environmental-issues-fall-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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