Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden

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Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden. / Alexander, Vera.

In: Le Simplegadi, Vol. 12, 11.2014, p. 76-87.

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Alexander, V 2014, 'Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden', Le Simplegadi, vol. 12, pp. 76-87.

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Alexander, V. (2014). Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden. Le Simplegadi, 12, 76-87.

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Alexander V. Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden. Le Simplegadi. 2014 Nov;12:76-87.

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Alexander, Vera. / Eco-Sustainable Interstices in Eleanor Perényi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden. In: Le Simplegadi. 2014 ; Vol. 12. pp. 76-87.

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abstract = "This essay suggests looking to garden writing for eco-sustainable impulses and a dialogue between a human subject and a living environment. By giving centre stage to gardening issues, garden writings present readers with a narrative that resituates anthropocentricism in ecological contexts as human subjectivity emerges from between the lines. The example discussed, Eleanor Per{\'e}nyi’s Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden (1981) uses a guidebook format to convey alternative ideas on modernising nature by presenting eco-sustainability as a process that is both historical and transcultural.",
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