Disaster Culture in the Age of Muir: Environmental Threat and American Consciousness

Vincent Basso

University of New Mexico

Vincent M. Basso is a poet and writer. His work has appeared in Southwestern American Literature, Zombie Logic Review, Black Renaissance/Renaissance Noire, Future Earth Magazine, New Guard, Nth Position, and other journals. Vincent is also a doctoral candidate in the English Language and Literature program at the University of New Mexico. His academic work focuses on disaster culture and American literature.


Vincent M. Basso University of New Mexico "Disaster Culture in the Age of Muir: Environmental Threat and American Consciousness" This presentation investigates disaster culture and its development in the Gilded Age United... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Vincent Basso (University of New Mexico)

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