Resources and Writers

COMING SOON A Taxonomy of Nature Writing: A searchable database of hundreds of place-based literature entries by genre, subject, and region among other categories.

ASLE Online: Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, preeminent resource for the fields of nature writing and ecocriticism. Site includes bibliographies, syllabi, and job and fellowship postings. Over the years, Whole Terrain has published more than two dozen prominent ASLE members.

Orion: Website for the Orion Society and Orion Online; includes information on their print journal, publishing some of the most exciting environmental writing today. Orion’s executive director and manager-in-chief is H. Emerson Blake. An alumnus of AUNE, Chip edited Whole Terrain’s first volume on Environmental Identity and Professional Choices.

Milkweed Editions – The World as Home: This website is dedicated to literary writing about the natural world. Features include a searchable Eco-Region Map of literary resources, ordering info for Stories from Where We Live with accompanying teaching materials, and an online archive of stories/books organized by subject.