ENG406 Literature, Culture and Ecological Ethics 
Course Aims This course introduces the relationships between ecology, culture and literature. After reviewing the nature of ecology and modern ecological concepts such as environmental politics, global crises and animal extinction, issues related to ecological ethics will be discussed. Texts on topics such as cultural geography, environment and social theory, mythology, ecofeminism and the Anthropocene will be explored alongside selected literary works as well as cultural texts such as films and animations.