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Alternative Title

Revolutionary reimaginings of the Mother Nature archetype in Salvage the bones and The bean trees

Publication Date


First Advisor

Jina B. Kim

Second Advisor

Lily Gurton-Wachter

Third Advisor

Andrea Stone

Document Type

Honors Project

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts


English Language and Literature


Contemporary literature, Women's literature, Maternity, Mothering, Revolutionary mothering, Care work, Ecofeminism, Mother Nature, Environmental justice, Race and environment, Gender and environment, Environmental futurity, Queer environmental futurity


©2020 Patricia Jane Jewell. Access limited to the Smith College community and other researchers while on campus. Smith College community members also may access from off-campus using a Smith College log-in. Other off-campus researchers may request a copy through Interlibrary Loan for personal use.




82 pages. Includes bibliographical references (pages 75-82)