Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca  Solnit

Rebecca Solnit, a San Francisco writer, has written thirteen novels about art, landscape, public and collective life, ecology, politics, hope, meandering, reverie, and memory. Men Explain Things To Me, The Faraway Nearby; Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas; A Paradise Made in Hell: The Remarkable Communities That Emerge in Catastrophe; Storming the Gates of Paradise; Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities; Wanderlust: A History of Walking; As Eve Said to the Serpent: On Landscape, Gender, and Art; and River Runner. As an activist and journalist, she has worked on climate change, Native American land rights, antinuclear, human rights, and antiwar concerns. Since 1988, Solnit has made a career as an independent writer, contributing to Harper's and frequently contributing to the political website Tomdispatch.com.