Sure to become a seminal work in environmental justice.
—The Chronicles of Oklahoma
—Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment
In its critical examination of the disabled body as an 'ecological other' that is also raced and gendered, this book adds a very important and innovative perspective to our understanding of constructions of environmentalism and nationalism in the United States.
—Noël Sturgeon, author of Environmentalism in Popular Culture: Gender, Race, Sexuality, and the Politics of the Natural
Ray challenges assumptions in the field of environmentalism in general and in environment and literature in particular. She raises crucial questions about the way that environmentalism excludes certain groups that environmentalists and environmental studies programs should seriously consider.
—Rachel Stein, author of New Perspectives on Environmental Justice: Gender, Sexuality, and Activism