Alice Major has published 11 collections of poetry, two novels for young adults and an award-winning collection of essays about poetry and science. She came to Edmonton, Canada, the long way round. She grew up in Dumbarton, Scotland — a small town on the banks of the Clyde, not far from Glasgow.
“The Great Chain of Being”: Alice Major’s “Welcome to the Anthropocene”
In “Welcome to the Anthropocene,” Alice Major sets up the natural world as dominant over our knowledge of it....