Gary Snyder
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"Gary Snyder" is an American man of letters. Perhaps best known as a poet (often associated with the Beat Generation and the San Francisco Renaissance), he is also an essayist, lecturer, and environmentalism/environmental activist. He has been described as the "poet laureate of Deep ecology/Deep Ecology"Petr Kopeck√Ĺ, "Nature Writing in American Literature: Inspirations, Interrelations, and Impacts of California Authors on the Deep Ecology Movement" The Trumpeter, Volume 22, Number 2 (2006) ISSN: 0832-6193"[George] Sessions' numerous references to Snyder have not passed unnoticed by other scholars. In his influential study The Idea of Wilderness (1991), Max Oelschlaeger titled the section on Snyder 'Poet Laureate of Deep Ecology.' What is even more striking is that in the footnote, Oelschlaeger confesses that 'Sessions in particular has influenced me to see and read Snyder as the poet laureate of deep ecology.'"

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He could start for Arkansas right now.

It gave a sense of the possibilities of an alternative culture. And it wasn't just poetry that moved people. It was the sense of a community, of people with a vision.

It won't address every student every day, but we want to reach each one over the course of 180 days.

Allen turned up at my little cabin, ... and we immediately began exchanging poems.

The first priority is just to get them registered.

(Resort) players are finding that bunker. I can tell; they don't rake the sand.

It's about establishing a collaborative professional learning community.

That's the part most of us can remember being part of homeroom.

Find your place on the planet. Dig in, and take responsibility from there.