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LAUREN B. DAVIS

Author of AGAINST A DARKENING SKY, THE EMPTY ROOM, OUR DAILY BREAD, and others. Find out more at www.LaurenBDavis.com. I read as if my sanity depended upon it.. . . oh, wait, it does! Snort.

The Spell of the Sensuous: Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World - David Abram

Philosopher & ecologist Abram writes an absorbing, challenging treatise on written language's power to separate human beings from experiential relationship to the nonhuman world. A tad dense at times, in terms of prose, but the subject matter couldn't be more relevant in today's world of environmental threat and spiritual malaise.