Proposed Session at SCSC, August 18-20, 2016 in Bruges, Belgium
"Alternative Ecologies in 16th Century Romance"
Organizer: Sallie Jean Anglin (Penn State Altoona)
This session invites papers that explore non-anthropocentric or non-normative ecologies in 16th century prose romances, especially Philip Sidney's Arcadia.
Paper topics may include but are not limited to:
Object Oriented Ontology
Affective approaches to ecosystems
Rocks, minerals, animals, vegetables