Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2013

192 Pages

6x9 inches

ISBN: 9780823254897

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Inventing the Language to Tell It

Robinson Jeffers and the Biology of Consciousness

George Hart

A Fordham University Press Publication

  • Presents the development of a "sacramental poetics" in the work of Robinson Jeffers.
  • Examines Jeffers's fascination with materialist, neurobiological accounts of consciousness alongside his concern with one's spiritual relation to the natural world.
  • Contributes to ecocritical discussions of consciousness and of poetics.