The Utility of Blossoms, or, deflowering the sundog

dc.contributor.authorNocita, Rosemarie E.
dc.date.accessioned2022-04-08T13:18:26Z
dc.date.available2022-04-08T13:18:26Z
dc.date.issued2018
dc.description1 Broadside. 48"W x 36"Hen_US
dc.description.abstractThis environmental satire novella intends to provide commentary about the importance of addressing our earth’s current environmental crisis while we can still implement solutions gradually. With Environmental Protection Agency members claiming that our air is too clean, even as the skies cloud over with smog, and the repealing of laws that prevent waste from coal being dumped into rivers and streams, the United States has reached a crossroads. We can choose to protect the earth and attempt to mitigate the damage that we have already done, or we can continue with Business As Usual. By juxtaposing outrageous solutions and individual characters’ social lives in a futuristic society not unlike our own, this novella hopes to warn against both inaction and narrow thinking that discounts cultural knowledge.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipKalamazoo College. Department of Biology. Diebold Symposium, 2018en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.identifier.urihttps://cache.kzoo.edu/handle/10920/43381
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Diebold Symposium Presentation Collectionen
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.en
dc.titleThe Utility of Blossoms, or, deflowering the sundogen_US
dc.typePresentationen_US
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