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Reading list

Required:

Indra Sinha, Animal’s People (Simon and Schuster, 2007)
Elizabeth Kolbert, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (Henry Holt, 2014)
Paulo Bacigalupi, The Water Knife (Orbit, 2015)
Amitav Ghosh, The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable (University of Chicago Press, 2016) – NB: available as an e-book at the Warwick Library

Recommended:

Christophe Bonneuil and Jean-Baptiste Fressoz, The Shock of the Anthropocene (Verso, 2016)
Nick Dyer-Witheford, Cyber-Proletariat: Global Labour in the Digital Vortex (Pluto, 2015)
Jason W. Moore, Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital (Verso, 2015)
Jason W. Moore, ed., Anthropocene or Capitalocene? Nature, History, and the Crisis of Capitalism (PM Press, 2016)

For consultation:

Timothy Clark, Ecocriticism on the Edge: The Anthropocene as a Threshold Concept (Bloomsbury, 2015)
Deborah Danowski and Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, The Ends of the World, trans. Rodrigo Nunes (Polity, 2016)
Jeremy Davies, The Birth of the Anthropocene (University of California Press, 2016)
Heather Davis, Art in the Anthropocene: Encounters Among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies (Open Humanities Press, 2015)
Clive Hamilton, Christophe Bonneuil and François Gemenne, eds., The Anthropocene and the Global Environmental Crisis: Rethinking Modernity in a New Epoch (Routledge, 2015)
Donna Harraway, Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene (Duke University Press, 2016)
J. R. McNeill and Peter Engelke, The Great Acceleration: An Environmental History of the Anthropocene Since 1945 (Harvard University Press, 2016)
Rob Nixon, Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor (Harvard University Press, 2013)
Jedediah Purdy, After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene (Harvard University Press, 2016)
Roy Scranton, Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization (City Lights, 2015)
Adam Trexler, Anthropocene Fictions: The Novel in a Time of Climate Change (University of Virginia Press, 2015) Mackenzie Wark, Molecular Red: Theory for the Anthropocene (Verso, 2015)
Alan Weisman, The World Without Us (Virgin, 2008)