Talk of the Bay from KSQD
Talk of the Bay from KSQD
Ashley Dawson on extreme climate challenges and unfolding opportunities

Ashley Dawson is the Currie C. and Thomas A. Barron Visiting Professor in the Environment and the Humanities at the Princeton Environmental Institute, and a regular faculty member at the City University of New York. He is the author of two recent books on topics relating to the environmental humanities: Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change (Verso Books, 2017), and Extinction: A Radical History (O/R Press, 2016), as well as numerous articles, including “The New Deal Funded the Arts. The Green New Deal Should, Too” published in the December 2019 issue of In These Times.

His own website includes links to other writings and media: