Liam Heneghan is Professor of Environmental Science and Studies at DePaul University, Chicago. His new book, Beasts at Bedtime: Revealing the Environmental Wisdom in Children’s Literature (University of Chicago Press, 2018) is now available Follow him on Twitter @DublinSoil.
Is There Need for “The New Wild”?: The New Ecological Quarrels
Pearce takes aim at the edifice that has coalesced around conservation efforts in the face of invasion....
Who’s Afraid of Walter Mitty? Liam Heneghan on Dealing With the “Thurber Man”
Over the decades, Thurber wrote a comprehensive natural history of a species: the Thurber Man. Thurber Men share a charismatic ineptitude....
Restoration Ecology and the Shame Thing: William Jordan III’s “The Sunflower Forest,” 10 Years On
WHEN I FIRST BROUGHT a group of my undergraduate students to meet William Jordan III at Cafe Mozart in Evanston, Illinois, ...
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