Book
English
Title
Savage gods
Author
Paul Kingsnorth
Language
English
Publisher
Columbus, Ohio: Two dollar radio, © 2019
126 p.
ISBN
9781937512859 (paperback)

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About Paul Kingsnorth

Paul Kingsnorth (born 1972 in Worcester) is an English writer who lives in the west of Ireland. He is a former deputy-editor of The Ecologist and a co-founder of the Dark Mountain Project.

Kingsnorth's nonfiction writing tends to address macro themes like environmentalism, globalisation, and the challenges posed to humanity by civilisation-level trends. His fiction tends to be mythological and multi-layered.

Biography

Kingsnorth spent his childhood in southern England with two younger brothers (one went on to work with Friends of the Earth, the other for Citibank). His father was a passionate Thatcherite, a businessman, and a mechanical engineer. Kingsnorth describes his father's background as "working-class," and he says that his father pushed Kingsnorth to go to college. He was the first in his family to do so.

Kingsnorth was educated at the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe…Read more on Wikipedia