Ecocriticism is a discipline that explores the human relationship with the environment in a literary rather than scientific manner. Because the discipline has a literary focus, it is an appropriate topic of study for the English class in South African schools.
Reading and Reviews
Abygale Aardvark and her Wildlife Friends is a carefully researched and beautifully presented book for readers of all ages. It belongs in all school libraries and can be easily incorporated into cross-curricular work.
We have choices to make: whether to return to the ways we functioned before COVID-19, or to make our schools more progressive, socially just and relevant.