How do we understand the agency and significance of material forces and theirinterface with human bodies? What does it mean to be human in these times, with bodies that areinextricably interconnected with our physical world? Bodily Natures considers these questions bygrappling with powerful and pervasive material forces and their increasingly harmful effects on thehuman body. Drawing on feminist theory, environmental studies, and the sciences, Stacy Alaimofocuses on trans-corporeality, or movement across bodies and nature, which has profoundlyaltered our sense of self. By looking at a broad range of creative and philosophical writings,Alaimo illuminates how science, politics, and culture collide, while considering the closeness ofthe human body to the environment.