The Rise and Rise of the Climate Change Novel
- A lecture by Dr Johns-Putra in the UK on
- May 19, 2016
- Room 21/22 BA 02 Centre for Environmental Strategy University of Surrey Guildford
- Dr Adeline Johns-Putra
There have been similar, though not as remarkable, trends in theatre and poetry. I discussed some of the background to the emergence of cli-fi aka ''climate change fiction,'' summarise some of its dominant themes, narrative arcs, and motifs, and speculate on its relationship to public responses to climate change.