Roy Scranton

Author, We're Doomed. Now What?

Roy Scranton is the author of We're Doomed. Now What?War Porn and Learning to Die in the Anthropocene. He is the co-editor of Fire and Forget: Short Stories from the Long War. Scranton's journalism, essays and fiction have been published in The NationRolling StoneThe New York TimesBoston Review and elsewhere. 

He holds a Ph.D. in English from Princeton and an M.A. from the New School for Social Research and teaches in the Department of English at the University of Notre Dame.

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Storytelling Through the Climate Crisis

May 15, 2020
How are writers using stories to help readers – and themselves – process the experience of climate change? Author Jenny Offill felt a “creeping sense…

We're Doomed. Now What?

July 11, 2018
Can changing our consciousness hold off the climate apocalypse? When we think about the enormity of climate change and what it’s doing to our planet,…