. John Tallmadge | Exploring Nature, Culture, and the Human Journey
I only went out for a walk but decided to stay out till sundown, for going out, I realized, was really going in. - John Muir

At a glance

  • Author of three books and numerous essays on nature, culture, literature, and human values
  • Teacher with thirty years’ experience in doctoral and undergraduate education
  • Leader in national organizations devoted to environmental studies, nature writing, and ecocriticism
  • Reviewer for more than fifteen trade and university presses
  • Editor for University of Virginia Press series, “Under the Sign of Nature: Explorations in Ecocriticism”
  • Ph.D. from Yale University, A.B. from Dartmouth College
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John Tallmadge