Wendell Berry cited in "Your Life is a Palimpsest"
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Wendell Berry, romantic agrarianism, and race

"When I teach Wendell Berry, a poet of agrarianism much beloved by the sustainable agriculture movement, I do so not to depict Berry as a racist because of his skin color, but instead to show how a romanticized American agrarian imaginary erases the explicitly racist ways in which, historically, American land has been distributed and labor has been organized ..."

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