Loosed Upon the World: The Saga Anthology of Climate Fiction contains short stories about climate change collected by Lightspeed Magazine. The authors include John Joseph Adams (editor), Paolo Bacigalupi, Robert Silverberg, Alan Dean Foster, Kim Stanley Robinson, Vandana Singh, Angela Penrose, Chris Bachelder , Gregory Benford, Nicole Feldringer, Jason Gurley, Charlie Jane Anders, Seanan McGuire, Chen Qiufan, Craig DeLancey, Sarah Castle, Cat Sparks, Margaret Atwood, Ken Liu (translator), Carmen Yiling Yan (translator), Toiya Kristen Finley, Karl Schroeder, Jean-Louis Trudel, Nancy Kress, Tobias S. Buckell, Jim Shepard, Sean McMullen. Though the Goodreads description called this the first anthology of its kind, others have preceded it, such as Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions and Hot Mess: Speculative Fiction about Climate Change.
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Author(s): Publisher: Saga Press
Collected by the editor of the award-winning Lightspeed magazine, one of the first anthologies of climate fiction—a cutting-edge genre made popular by Margaret Atwood.
Is it the end of the world as we know it? Climate fiction (cli-fi) explores the world we live in now—and in the very near future—as the effects of global warming become more evident. Join bestselling, award-winning writers like Margaret Atwood, Paolo Bacigalupi, Kim Stanley Robinson, Seanan McGuire, and many others at the brink of tomorrow. Loosed Upon the World is so believable, it’s frightening.