A number of these chapters and journal articles can be downloaded through the University of Tasmania’s ecite system (URLs are provided here)

Coming this Spring (Australia):

2019 tbp. ‘Reconstructing Representations: “Australia” as Ecocritical Andragogy’. Ecocritical Concerns and the Australian Continent. Eds. Beate Neumeier and Helen Tiffin. (Ecocritical Theory and Practice Series, Rowan & Littlefield International). (Specific focus on Patrick White’s Voss, and Gabrielle Lord’s Salt, using ecocritical methodologies)

The Routledge Handbook of Ecocriticism and Environmental Communication (see below) available discounted until November 15, 2019

2019 ‘Eco Churches, Eco Synagogues, Eco Hollywood: 21st-century practical responses to Lynn White, Jr.’s and Andrew Furman’s 20th century readings of environments in Crisis’. Routledge Handbook of Ecocriticism and Environmental Communication. Eds. Scott Slovic, Swarnalatha Rangarajan, Vidya Sarveswaran. ISBN: 978-1-138-05313-7 (hbk)

2017 ‘Climate and Culture in Australia and New Zealand’, with Charles Dawson (NZ), 

A Cambridge Global History of Literature and the Environment. Eds. Louise Westling and John Parham, Cambridge: CUP. ISBN: 978131621257

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2012 ‘An Ecocritical Reading of Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger’. Contemporary Contemplations of Ecoliterature. Ed. Suresh Frederick. New Delhi: AuthorsPress. (228-266). ISBN: 978-81-7273-642-2 

[Name published erroneously as C.A. Caranston,  ‘An Ecocritical Reading of Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger’]. (37mgb) http://ecite.utas.edu.au/86099

LITERARY ECOCRITICISM TEACHING RESOURCE: This article is available to download and it provides an excellent teaching resource and background to ecocritical methodologies. The article has been downloaded over a 1000 times in India and Pakistan.

2009   ‘Literary Ecoconsciousness’ in Reading Down Under: Australian Literary Studies Reader. Eds. Amit Sarwal and Reema Sarwal. New Delhi: SSS Publications. (379-385). ISBN No. 81-902282-1-0

2009   ‘From Shanty to Shanti: Teaching Australian Literature in India’ in  ‘Australian Literature in a Global World’, JASAL Vol. 9, pp.1-14.  http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/jasal/index

2009   ‘Challenging Contemporary Ecocritical Place Discourses: Military Brats, Shadow Places, and Homeplace Consumerism’. Indian Journal of Ecocriticism. Vol. 2, pp. 72-89.  http://eprints.utas.edu.au/9597/

2008  ‘Wet, in the Mindscape of the Dry’ in Words on WaterLiterary and Cultural RepresentationsMaureen Devine and Christa Grewe-Volpp (eds). Wissenschaftliche Verlag Trier: Germany  http://eprints.utas.edu.au/8724/

LITERARY ECOCRITICISM TEACHING RESOURCE: The article ‘Wet, in the Mindscape of the Dry’ in ‘Words on Water’ provides an excellent teaching resource demonstrating, among other things, an ecocritical reading of Jack Hibberd’s ‘A Stretch of the Imagination’. It discusses also WW2 immigrant responses to Australia’s ‘vernacular’ building material, corrugated iron. The article is available for download.

2007 ‘Setting the Scene: Littoral and Critical Contexts’. Robert Zeller and CA. Cranston, in The Littoral Zone: Australian Contexts and their Writers: Ecocriticism. Amsterdam & New York: Rodopi Press. (pp. 7-30). http://eprints.utas.edu.au/4692/ 

2007  ‘Islands’ (ecocriticism) in The Littoral Zone: Australian Contexts and their Writers. Amsterdam: Rodopi Press. (pp. 219-260). http://eprints.utas.edu.au/4749/

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The first Australian collection of ecocritical essays. The Littoral Zone: Australian Contexts and their Writers, Rodopi / Brill, Amsterdam and New York, 2007

2004  Chapter, ‘C.J. Koch (1932-)’. Dictionary of Literary BiographyVolume Two Eighty Nine: Australian Writers, 1950-1975. Selina Samuels (ed.). Bruccoli Clark Layman, pp. 196-206. Available as an e-print: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/535/

2003   ‘Rambling in Overdrive’. (Ecocriticism). Tasmanian Historical Studies 8 (2 ): 28-39. Available as an e-print: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/528/

2002   Chapter, ‘John Morrison’. Dictionary of Literary Biography Volume Two Hundred Sixty: Australian Writers, 1915-1950. Selina Samuels (ed.).Bruccoli Clark Layman, pp.  239-249. Available as an e-print: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/53

2001   Australian Literature Gateway and Scholarly Electronic Text and Image Service (SETIS citation 14:2) e-published ‘Sentimental Jonah’s Heart of Stone’. Originally published in Australian Literary Studies, 14 (October 1989): 216-228.

2001   ‘Tasmanian Nature Writing and Ecocriticism’. Australian Literary Studies in the 21st Century. Philip Mead (ed.). ASAL: Hobart, pp. 59-67. Available as an e-print: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/527/