Interdisciplinary Humanities

Environmental Aesthetics

Fall 2015 - Volume 32.3

Guest Editor: Anthony Lack

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Articles in Interdisciplinary Humanities
from April 2003 to the present can be accessed through EBSCO databases, including Academic Search Premier.

Contents

Editors' Introduction

     Tony Lack     Alamo College

3
   
An Interview with Yu Fi Tuan
     Tony Lack     Alamo College
7
   
Expressions of the City

     Ivy Lai Chun Chun     University of Hong Kong

13
   
An Encounter with Janet Laurence: Towards an Affective Architecture
      Maryam Foutouhi     Columbia University
22
   
Sounds of Silence
     Tony Lack     Alamo College
33
     
Evacuated Ecologies: H.G. Wells and the Evolutionary Aesthetics of Extinction
     Robert Pasquini     McMaster University
48
   
Sense of Place and Sense of Taste: Thoreau's Botanical Aesthetics
     John Charles Ryan     Edith Cowan University
63
   
Copy as Creation: Ecological Aesthetics in Xu Bing's Forest Project

     Pao Chen Tang      University of Chicago

79
     
Metaphors we die by: The Aesthetics of Nature in Lydia Miller's How the Dead Dream
     Oliver Völker     Goethe-University Frankfurt
94
   
"Weaving" a New Dialectics of Ecology: Reading Sir Gawain and the Green Night in the Anthropocene  
     Alden Wood     University of California, Irvine
100
   
Poetry: Aesthetics in the Mother Tongue  
     Mary Sobhani     University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
110
   
Book Review: Animal Architecture by Ingo Arndt and Jürgen Tautz  
     Courtney Miller     Jefferson College of Health Sciences
111
   
Book Review: The Art of Museum Exhibitions: How Story and Imagination Create Aesthetic Experience by Leslie Bedford  
     Jamie Price     Jefferson College of Health Sciences
115
   
Book Review: Moving Environments: Affect, Emotion, Ecology, and Film by Alexa Weik Von Mossner (editor)
     Erin E. Wiegand     San Francisco State University
119
 
An Interview with Cover Artist Elizabeth Demaray
     Lee Ann E. Westman     Rutgers-Camden
124
   
Notes on Contributors
133
   
Editorial Policies
136
   
HERA Membership/IH Subscriptions
137
   
Front Cover image - Elizabeth Demaray, Upholstered Stones. Installation detail, Steadman Center for the Arts Rutgers University-Camden. Photo by David Gehosky, 2006.
   
Executive Editor - Ronald Weber  
Co-Editors - Stephen Husarik and Lee Ann Elliott Westman  
Book Review Editor - Edmund Cueva
   
This issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities is partially underwritten by the Humanities Program at the University of Texas at El Paso.