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Wendell berry [electronic resource] : Life and Work. Jason Peters.

Peters, Jason. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780813172538 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9780813137650 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: Essayist, social critic, poet, "mad farmer," novelist, teacher, and prophet: Wendell Berry has been called many things, but the broad sweep of his contemporary relevance and influence defies facile labels. With his unique perspective and far-reaching vision, Berry poses complex questions about humankind and our relationship to the land and offers simple but profound solutions. Berry's essays, novels, and poems give voice to a provocative but consistent philosophy, one that extends far beyond its agrarian core to include elements of sociology, the natural sciences, politics, religion, philosophy, linguistics, agriculture, and other seemingly incompatible fields of study. Wendell Berry: Life and Work examines this wise and original thinker, appraising his written work and exploring his influence as an activist and artist. Jason Peters has assembled a broad variety of writers including Hayden Carruth, Sven Birkerts, Barbara Kingsolver, Stanley Hauerwas, Donald Hall, Ed McClanahan,...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3879 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1203 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3877 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1209 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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