Local Color

Ken Cooper

SUNY Geneseo

Ken Cooper is Associate Professor of English at SUNY Geneseo, where he teaches courses on contemporary American literature and ecocriticism. His current research on 1970s popular culture and ecology has appeared in MFS: Modern Fiction Studies and Technology and Culture. He is co-coordinator for OpenValley.org, a digital humanities project featuring undergraduate archival research on bioregional issues. This spring, he will be co-teaching an experimental course on 21st-century nature writing for COPLAC Digital.


Ken Cooper SUNY Geneseo “Local Color” The C19 keyword “regionalism” has been so rehabilitated that I question its power to elicit much surprise anymore—even when called into service for a more rigorous bioregional... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Ken Cooper (SUNY Geneseo)

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C19 Environmental Humanities


S2 » Seminar 2: C19 Environmental Humanities (10:15 - Thursday, 22nd March, Boardroom East)

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