Recent Fiction by Joan Givner, Lydia Millet, and Amy Plum: Cli-fi Takes Off into a Dark Future

  • Daniel Bratton
Keywords: fantasy, middle years audience, environment, climate change, storytelling, imagination

Abstract

Review of:

Givner, Joan. The Hills Are Shadows. Saskatoon: Thistledown, 2014.

Millet, Lydia. Pills and Starships. New York: Black Sheep, 2014.

Plum, Amy. After the End. New York: Harper, 2014.

Author Biography

Daniel Bratton

Daniel Bratton is the author of Thirty-Two Short Views of Mazo de la Roche (ECW Press) and editor of the correspondence of Edith Wharton and Louis Bromfield (Michigan State UP). His articles have been published in South Korea, Japan, India, England, Belgium, Romania, the United States, and Canada. Bratton received his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto and taught at Ryerson University and the University of Toronto prior to moving to the Far East in 1994. From 2005 to 2010, he was Professor of English at Doshisha University in Kyoto, where he also lectured in the School of Graduate English at Kyoto University. Upon returning to Ontario, he co-founded the Elora Poetry Centre.

Published
2016-02-12
How to Cite
Bratton, D. (2016). Recent Fiction by Joan Givner, Lydia Millet, and Amy Plum: Cli-fi Takes Off into a Dark Future. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 7(2). Retrieved from http://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/260
Section
Review Essays