This is inspiring:
But it also brings forth the question as to why Climate Change isn’t at the top of the coverage of our news media.
I’m horribly jet-lagged but among the random thoughts jostling in my brain is this one: where is the science fiction about regular/ indigenous/ traditionally downpressed people in the world fighting climate change? Because they are. Maybe we SF writers should come out of little blinkered existences and take note of that.
More soon on the IIT workshop, etc.
P.S. After posting this the first time I realized I meant to add this reference to an anthology of environmental SF. Thanks to Bodhisattva (my student at IIT-K, whose knowledge of SF is impressive) for this reference:
Dream’s Edge, edited by Terry Carr, published in 1982. The excerpt from the introduction, quoted on the amazon site, is well worth reading.
Tags: Global warming