Just Language: Invasive Species Resources


Relevant Books/Essays:

  • Beyond the War on Invasive Species by Tao Orion
  • “Axe-in-Hand” in A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
  • “Porphyrin Rings” by Jennifer Oladipo in The Colors of Nature: Culture, Identity, and the Natural World edited by Alison H. Deming and Lauret E. Savoy
  • The New Wild: Why Invasive Species Will Be Nature’s Salvation by Fred Pearce 
  • Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer – see especially the chapters “Skywoman Falling” and “In the Footsteps of Nanabozho: Becoming Indigenous to Place” 
  • Ruth Ozecki’s My Year of Meats & Linda Hogan’s Power– two novels that mention kudzu