Eric Zencey

Eric Zencey is the author of a novel, Panama (Farrar, Straus & Giroux), and a collection of essays on nature, Virgin Forest (Georgia). He is at work on a second novel and a second collection of essays. He lives and works in central Vermont.

A Whole Earth Catalogue A Whole Earth Catalogue

In the United States a deeply rooted bias toward the practical renders all knowledge, even the most sublime forms of wisdom, merely an instrumental good. This pragmatic streak ten...

Jun 13, 2002 / Books & the Arts / Eric Zencey