Whose Story Is This?: Old Conflicts, New Chapters

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Price
$45.00
Publisher
Haymarket Books
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
5.83 X 0.56 X 8.27 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781642591729
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About the Author

Writer, historian, and activist Rebecca Solnit is the author of more than twenty books on feminism, western and indigenous history, popular power, social change and insurrection, wandering and walking, hope and disaster, including Call Them By Their True Names (Winner of the 2018 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction), Men Explain Things to Me, The Mother of All Questions, and Hope in the Dark, all also with Haymarket; a trilogy of atlases of American cities; The Faraway Nearby; A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster; A Field Guide to Getting Lost; Wanderlust: A History of Walking; and River of Shadows, Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West (for which she received a Guggenheim, the National Book Critics Circle Award in criticism, and the Lannan Literary Award). A product of the California public education system from kindergarten to graduate school, she is a columnist at the Guardian.

Reviews

"Rebecca Solnit is essential feminist reading."
--The New Republic

"Rebecca Solnit is the voice of the resistance."
--New York Times Magazine

"Solnit's passionate, shrewd, and hopeful critiques are a road map for positive change."
--Kirkus Reviews

"Solnit's exquisite essays move between the political and the personal, the intellectual and the earthy."
--ELLE

"Rebecca Solnit reasserts herself here as one of the most astute cultural critics in progressive discourse."
--Publishers Weekly

"No writer has better understood the mix of fear and possibility, peril and exuberance that's marked this new millennium."
--Bill McKibben, founder of 350.org