McKenzie Funk: Travels in the Apocalypse, 7 February 2019
Show More Firestorm: How Wildfire Will Shape Our Future by Edward Struzik.
Island Press, 248 pp., £22.99, October 2017, 978 1 61091 818 3Show More
Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change by Ashley Dawson.
Verso, 384 pp., £20, October 2017, 978 1 78478 036 4Show More
Seeds on Ice: Svalbard and the Global Seed Vault by Cary Fowler.
Prospecta, 160 pp., £29.99, September 2016, 978 1 63226 057 4Show More
Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration and Homeland Security by Todd Miller.
City Lights, 272 pp., £7.99, September 2017, 978 0 87286 715 4Show More
“... risk by trying to diminish it in the short term doesn’t apply only to fires. In Extreme Cities, Ashley Dawson, a New York-based activist and scholar of postcolonialism, argues persuasively that cities are becoming ground zero for climate change. They are home to most of the world’s people and the source of most of its emissions. We have built our ...”