In the Sierra: Mountain Writings

In the Sierra: Mountain Writings

Kenneth Rexroth


Over the process his lifestyles, Kenneth Rexroth wrote in regards to the Sierra Nevada larger than somebody. innovative when it comes to environmental ethics and reminiscent of the writings of Emerson, Thoreau, Aldo Leopard, Annie Dillard, and Gary Snyder, Rexroth’s poetry and prose defined the best way Californians have continually skilled and enjoyed the excessive Sierra. Contained during this brilliant assortment are transcendent nature poems, in addition to prose choices from his memoir An Autobiographical Novel, newspaper columns, released and unpublished WPA guidebooks, and correspondence. Famed science-fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson has compiled a present for fans of mountains and poetry either. This quantity additionally includes Robinson’s creation and notes, photos of Rexroth, a map of Rexroth’s travels, and an grand astronomical research of Rexroth’s poems through the fiction author Carter Scholz.

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