Greg Garrard, Ecocriticism, Routledge (2nd edition)
Rachel Carson, Silent Spring (parti)
Seamus Heaney, Death of a Naturalist, Faber.
Graham Swift, Waterland.
Bill Forsyth, Local Hero (film).
Derek Walcott, "Sea Grapes"; from Omeros, "Chapter one"; "The Sea is History"; .
Amitav Ghosh, The Hungry Tide
Arnae Ness, "Deep Ecology Platform" http://www.deepecology.org/platform.htm
Ramachandra Guha, "Radical American Environmentalism and Wilderness Preservation: A Third World Critique", https://www.uky.edu/~rsand1/china2017/library/Guha.pdf
Sean Penn, Into the Wild (film based on the book by Jon Krakauer).
Eddie Vedder, Into the Wild, soundtrack.
"Little Red Riding Hood", in the following versions (in English translation): Charles Perrault (1697), Anonymous (1801), Jacob e Wilhelm Grimm (1812), Delarue (reconstruction, 1885). [Ariel website].
Angela Carter, from The Bloody Chamber, 1979, the following tales: "The Courtship of Mr Lyon"; "The Tiger's Bride"; "The Werewolf"; "The Company of Wolves"; "Wolf Alice". The Vintage edition is recommended (introduction by Helen Simpson).
J. M. Coetzee, The Lives of Animals, 1999.
Webb, Caroline, and Hopcroft, Helen, "'A Different Logic'". Animals, Transformation, and Rationality in Angela Carter's 'The Tiger's Bride'" (2017). [Unimi database].
Giuliana Iannaccaro, "Metamorfosi moderne. Utopia e fiaba nei racconti di Angela Carter", in Il fascino inquieto dell'utopia (2014) [Anglistica library and Unimi database]
Tim Mehigan, A Companion to the Works of J. M. Coetzee: Introduction, Chapter 11, Chapter 14. [Anglistica library].
Giuliana Iannaccaro, "The Lives of Animals", in J. M. Coetzee (2009) [Anglistica library and Ariel website]
ATTENTION: also attending students are invited to use the non-attending students bibliography (below) to enlarge upon and/or catch up with missed classes.
Further readings for non-attending students
Units A & B
In addition to the texts above, non-attending students will also study the following:
Alaimo, Stacy. The Routledge Companion to Literature and Science, chapter 9, "Ecology"; Abingdon Abingdon: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. (2011). Disponibile su Search.proquest.com ovvero su Ariel.
Rob Nixon, "Introduction" in Slow Violence and Environmentalism of the Poor (Ariel)
Amitav Ghosh, The Great Derangement
Alessandro Vescovi, "Fear and Ethics in the Sundarbans", in Governare la Paura, https://governarelapaura.unibo.it/article/download/4421/4003
Obituary of Arne Naess on The Guardian, https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2009/jan/15/obituary-arne-naess
Chapters on Rachel Carson and Arne Naess in Key Thinkers on the Environment https://www-taylorfrancis-com.pros.lib.unimi.it:2050/books/e/9781315543…
Greg Garrard, Ecocriticism, Routledge (2nd edition, 2012): Chapter 7, "Animals". [Anglistica library].
Jack Zipes, The Trials and Tribulations of Little Red Riding Hood, Prologue and Introduction (pp. 1-88). [Scienze Politiche library].
Introduction to the European tradition of the fairy tale: Andrew Teverson, Fairy Tale, Routledge, 2013 [Anglistica library].
Derek Attridge, "A Writer's Life. Elizabeth Costello", in J. M. Coetzee and the Ethics of Reading. Literature in the Event (pp. 192-205). [Anglistica library].