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What We Talk About When We Talk about Nature

David Gessner puzzles over the problem of the environmental essay. "Nature essays, at their worst, are narrated by people who give little indication that any of them have the quality that many of us find most important for living on earth: a sense of humor. From their writing you'd never guess that they have ever laughed or farted." Read more →