Veronica Vold

Veronica Vold is a PhD student in the Literature and Environment program at the University of Oregon. Her research interests include ecofeminism, the environmental humanities, disability studies, and comics studies, with a particular emphasis on graphic memoir.

Finding the Human in "the messy, contingent, emergent mix of the material world": Embodiment, Place, and Materiality in Stacy Alaimo's Bodily Natures

2011-09-07

In this review Veronica Vold charts the posthuman environmental ethic in Stacy Alaimo’s Bodily Natures: Science, Environment, and the Material Self and notes how the text draws together issues of race, (dis)ability, and the environment in a way that disrupts the boundaries between bodies and places.