Authored By: Suresh Frederick
Year of Publication: 2012
|Pages: 280||Binding: Hardback(HB)|
Category: English Literature
|Price in Rs. 696.50||Price in (USA) $. 29|
Contemporary Contemplations On Ecoliterature Is An Exquisite Collection Of Essays On Ecoliterature By Scholars From India, Australia And USA. This Book Is The Result Of The Clarion Call Given By Prof.Cheryll Glotfelty For “ecological Wisdom”. A Plethora Of Books On Ecocriticism Have Emerged On The Indian Scene, But This Book Is Unique In Many Ways. There Are Essays In This Edition On The History Of Ecocriticism, TiNai Poetics, Pocoecocriticism And The Interpretation Of Different Literary Pieces Starting From American Literature, Australian Literature, British Literature And Indian Literature. This Is A Well-timed Contribution To Ecocriticism And A Radiant Inspiration To Upcoming Scholars In The Field Of Ecology And Literature.
Dr. Suresh Frederick, Associate Professor And UG Head In The Department Of English, Bishop Heber College, Trichy, India, Has Twenty-two Years Of Teaching Experience At The College Level. He Has Presented Many Papers In International And National Conferences And Published Many Articles In Reputed Books And Journals. The Areas Of His Specialization Are Ecocriticism, Mass Communication, ELT, Australian Literature, American Literature And British Drama.
He is the Vice-President of OSLE (Organization for Study of Literature And Environment), A Life Member Of IASA (Indian Association For The Study Of Australia), A Member Of Asia TEFL And An Associate Member Of The Council For Research In Values And Philosophy, Washington, D.C.
He Has Been Awarded Editor’s Choice Award 2010 For His Critical Writing By The Home Of Letters (India).