Thursday, February 9, 2017

UPDATED WEEKLY: The latest ''cli-fi'' news links

 


UPDATED WEEKLY: The latest ''cli-fi'' news links


In case you missed it, a new ongoing feature at the CHIRB.

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Burning Worlds is Amy Brady’s new monthly column (named after JG Ballard) examining trends in climate change fiction, or “cli-fi.”

In her first piece, she spoke with the man who coined the term “cli-fi” (Dan Bloom) about his reading suggestions.

**** Next month, in MARCH, she'll speak with science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson about his forthcoming novel, ''New York 2140,'' set in a partially submerged Manhattan.

 https://chireviewofbooks.com/2017/02/15/whats-new-at-the-chirb/

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“Burning Worlds” is a new monthly literary column by Amy Brady dedicated to examining important trends in climate change fiction, or “cli-fi.” Debut: February 2017
https://chireviewofbooks.com/2017/02/08/the-man-who-coined-cli-fi-has-some-reading-suggestions-for-you/

Can Cli-Fi Save the Earth? No, but....   

Dan Bloom Hopes "Cli-Fi" Will Sway Some People


A Literary Hub article by Boston journalist James Sullivan:

http://lithub.com/can-science-fiction-save-the-earth/


 ''Climate science and cli-fi – where data intersects with art,'' an Oped by Cat Spark in Australia, author of her debut cli-fi novel LOTUS BLUE -
http://cli-fi-books.blogspot.tw/2017/02/climate-science-and-cli-fi-where-data.html

How the literature of 1816 has inspired the creation of 'cli-fi'

BBC News-2016年9月2日
The last few summers have been the hottest on record, but 200 years ago people experienced a very different problem after the 1815 eruption ...
 
 

Climate gadfly coins literary term to save the planet – 'Cli-Fi'

Independent Australia-2016年10月5日
"I'm a cli-fi missionary, and I'm hoping to make it eventually to Australia and end my days there. A cousin of mine from St. Louis, Mark Epstein ...
 
From Beijing, China newspaper:

气候科幻小说能拯救地球吗?

中国日报-2017年1月29日
这类体裁的作品常称为“气候科幻”(climate fiction, cli-fi ),简而言之,就是探讨气候变化可能带来的极端后果。 其实此类概念也并非新鲜事物。19 ...
 
 
 

So Hot Right Now: Cli-Fi Comes to YA

lareviewofbooks-2016年3月13日
So it is no surprise that science fiction's latest subgenre — climate fiction, or cli-fi — has produced a number of works intended for young ...
 
"Cli-Fi" as a subgenre of SF gains traction Down Under
 

1 comment:

DANIELBLOOM said...

The Exhaustion of Literature: Croatian literary activist Dubravka Ugrešić


http://cli-fi-books.blogspot.tw/2017/02/the-exhaustion-of-literature-interview.html