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Imaging the Human in the Landscape

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proto-ecological values:  interdependence, unanticipated consequences, and the limits of human ambition (Steve Mentz, "Tongues in the Storm," Ecocritical Shakespeare)

ecocriticism deals w/ resource allocation (Joseph Henry Vogel, "Ecocriticism as an Economic School of Thought," OMETECA)

what do you see?

Dove Lake

Thomas Eakins' The Swimming Hole

Mill Creek, just upstream from Dove Lake

Mill Creek
in Philadelphia (once a mill pond, now "Clark Park "Bowl")

Mill Creek, encased beneath West Philly....