In Horizon, the globetrotting writer charts encounters with diverse cultures, climes, and the animal kingdom, suggesting how we might proceed more gently in the world.
Two years back, in the midst of anthropological research about the science and culture of wave monitoring and modeling in the Netherlands, I joined in an event called Waterwolf 2016, a flood preparedness exercise staged in the small municipality of Marken, just twenty kilometers outside Amsterdam. I
Tracing the history of a region through its seeds.
The artists discuss painting landscapes, from transient rays of moonlight to the immensity of environmental changes.
Conducting a posthumous interview with science-fiction author Octavia E. Butler.
Comics have a good chance of surviving ecological disaster. Unlike, for example, blue-chip video art, there may be a place for hand-drawn sequential graphics after floodwaters recede.
Writing with the body as her touchstone, the novelist channels a woman warrior in The Book of Joan.
If novelists could tell the story of climate change, they might spark the action scientists are calling for in order to save the planet.
Alexander Weinstein’s debut collection, Children of the New World, presents us with a future absurd enough to be our own.