Robert Hass

Robert Hass teaches English and American literature at the University of California at Berkeley. His most recent book is The Apple Trees at Olema: New and Selected Poems (Ecco/HarperCollins).

Black Nature

Camille Dungy’s new anthology, Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry, has gotten some early attention based on the premise that there is something unusual about a book of African-American nature poetry. Which is odd, if you think…