Closely related to and possibly including examples of cli fi will also be her graduate seminar, ENGL 881 - ''Permacultural Studies, or How to Make Critique Sustainable.'' Likewise, a course taught be David Carruthers, ENGL 278 - ''Literature and Place: the Environmental Turn,'' will feature a section on cli-fi.
Links here: Undergraduate courses: http://www.queensu.ca/english/documents/ugradCourses.pdf Graduate courses: http://www.queensu.ca/english/documents/gradCourses2015-16.pdf
Her Research Interests:20th Century and 21st Century U.S. literature (particularly fiction), risk society, literature and environment, science studies, theories of the animal and animality, cultural studies, and theories of globalization and the transnational.
- “Discomfort Food: Analogy, Biotechnology, and Risk in Ruth Ozeki’s All Over Creation,” Arizona Quarterly (forthcoming).
- “Will the Apocalypse Have Been Now? Literary Criticism in an Age of Global Risk,” Criticism, Crisis, and Contemporary Narrative: Textual Horizons in an Age of Global Risk, ed. Paul Crosthwaite (New York: Routledge, forthcoming).
- “War Is for the Birds: Birding Babylon and the ‘Military-Industrial-Environmental Complex,’ ” Cultural Critique 76 (Fall 2010).
- “Reading Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis after Seattle.” Contemporary Literature 50.1 (2009).