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Library Panel Discussions Series

Cli-Fi and other essays on nature

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Panel Discussion Participants

Alex Farley, ASUU Sustainability Chair, and graduate student

Cade Anderson, ASUU Sustainability Board member, Marriott Library employee, and writer for Utah Daily Chronicle

Emerson Andrews, Manager of SCIF Program at U of U Sustainability Office and editor at salt front, an eco-literary journal 

Additional Cli-Fi Titles Suggested by Sustainability Office Librarian Amy Brunvand

Stony Mesa Sagas/ Chip Ward
Hoot/ Carl Hiaasen
Flush/ Carl Hiaasen
The Lorax. /Dr. Seuss
Ishmael/ Daniel Quinn
Oryx and Crake ; Year of the Flood; Madaddam /Margaret Atwood
The Hungry Tide/ Ghosh Amitav
The Children’s Bible/ Lydia Millet
Milagro Beanfield War/ John Nichols
Prodigal Summer/ Barbara Kingsolver
Flight Behavior/ Barbara Kingsolver
Anthill/ Edward O Wilson
The Man Who Planted Trees/ Jean Gieno
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans/ Don Brown
World Made by Hand/ James Howard Kunstler
Yongala/ Guy Lane
A Friend of the Earth/ T. Coraghessan Boyle
The Terranauts/ T. Coraghessan Boyle
Memory of Water/ Emmi Itaranta
Alexadria/ Paul Kingsnorth
Ecotopia/ Ernest Callenbach
Into the Forest/ Jean Hegland
Barkskins/ Annie Proulx
Last Man in the Tower/ Aravind Adiga
White Tiger/ Aravind Adiga
Power/ Linda Hogan
Freedom/ Jonathan Franzen
Gold Fame Citrus/ Claire Watkins
New York 2140/ Kim Stanley Robinson
Unchopping a Tree/ W.S. Merwin
Enemy of the People/ Henrik Ibsen
Sight Lines/ Arthur Sze

saltfront (literary journal), Movies, and Video Games Mentioned During the Live Conversation

What Happened to Monday
Nausicca of the Valley of the Wind
Ad Astra

Video Games
Death Stranding


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