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Author Kim Stanley Robinson: Can science fiction wake us up to our climate reality?

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New York Times best-selling author, Kim Stanley Robinson, will give a talk based on his most recent novel, The Ministry for the Future.  Book description from the publisher's website: The Ministry for the Future is a masterpiece of the imagination, using fictional eyewitness accounts to tell the story of how climate change will affect us all. Its setting is not a desolate, postapocalyptic world, but a future that is almost upon us. Chosen by Barack Obama as one of his favorite books of the year, this extraordinary novel from visionary science fiction writer Kim Stanley Robinson will change the way you think about the climate crisis.