War on Terra and Eco-Critical Discursivity: Analyzing the Role of Cultural Productions in Creating Eco-Consciousness
作者: Umaira AleemInayat UllahAziz Ullah KhanAfzal Khan
刊名: International Journal of English Linguistics, 2018, Vol.8 (3), pp.339
来源数据库: Canadian Center of Science and Education
DOI: 10.5539/ijel.v8n3p339
原始语种摘要: Euro-American exclusivity has been eclipsing the universalizing appeal of Ecocriticism, which attempts to counter the war on terra—the Latin name for earth. Ecocriticism also explores the connection between humans and their environment. It gives way to the examination of the environment and its illustration in literature and, by doing so, develops an investigative ecological consciousness regarding different environmental issues. The present study is aimed to study the non-Euro-American setting of Anis Shivani’s Karachi Raj (2015) through an eco-critical lens. It attempts to explore the eco-critical consciousness of the characters, highlighting the way the effort of creating eco-consciousness is made through the settings and plot of the literary text. The study focuses on environmental...
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  • environment 环境
  • exclusivity 排他性
  • creating 生成
  • through 经过
  • doing 行为
  • ecological 生态学的
  • Latin 拉丁语
  • consciousness 意识
  • critical 临界的
  • connection 连接