Recent books in the environmental humanities
Here's a list of recent books in the environmental humanities that are on my radar. @ me if you have reading recommendations. You can view my Zotero library of articles (including special issues) here.
2018. Coen, Deborah. Climate in Motion: Science, Empire, and the Problem of Scale. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
2018. Fritsch, Matthias, Philippe Lynes, and David Wood, eds. Eco-Deconstruction: Derrida and Environmental Philosophy. New York: Fordham.
2018. Garforth, Lisa. Green Utopias: Environmental Hope before and after Nature. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.
2018. Grusin, Richard, ed. After Extinction. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2018. Henry, Claude, and Laurence Tubiana. Earth at Risk: Natural Capital and the Quest for Sustainability. New York: Columbia University Press.
2018. Hensley, Nathan K., and Philip Steer, eds. Ecological Form: Systems and Aesthetics in the Age of Empire. New York: Fordham University Press.
2018. Khalip, Jacques. Last Things: Disastrous Form from Kant to Hujar. New York: Fordham University Press.
2018. Malm, Andreas. The Progress of This Storm. New York: Verso.
2018. Wainwright, Joel. Climate Leviathan: A Political Theory of Our Planetary Future / Mann, Geoff, ; Author. London: Verso.
2017. Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome, and Lowell Duckert, eds. Veer Ecology. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2017. Connolly, William E. Facing the Planetary: Entangled Humanism and the Politics of Swarming. Durham: Duke University Press Books.
2017. Griffiths, Matthew. The New Poetics of Climate Change: Modernist Aesthetics for a Warming World. Environmental Cultures Series. London: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.
2017. Grusin, Richard A., ed. Anthropocene Feminism. 21st Century Studies. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2017. Hamilton, Clive. Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene. [Cambridge, UK]: Polity.
2017. Heise, Ursula K., Jon Christensen, and Michelle Niemann, eds. The Routledge Companion to the Environmental Humanities. London ; New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
2017. Holm, Nick, and Sy Taffel. Ecological Entanglements in the Anthropocene. Ecocritical Theory and Practice. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books.
2017. Latour, Bruno. Facing Gaia : Eight Lectures on the New Climatic Regime /. Cambridge, UK: Polity.
2017. Menely, Tobias, and Jesse Oak Taylor, eds. Anthropocene Reading: Literary History in Geologic Times. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press.
2017. Siperstein, Stephen, Shane Hall, and Stephanie LeMenager, eds. Teaching Climate Change in the Humanities. London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
2017. Szeman, Imre, and Dominic Boyer. Energy Humanities: An Anthology. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.
2017. Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt, Elaine Gan, and Nils Bubandt. Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2017. Van Horn, Gavin, and John Hausdoerffer, eds. Wildness: Relations of People and Place. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press.
2017. Weston, Kath. Animate Planet: Making Visceral Sense of Living in a High-Tech, Ecologically Damaged World. ANIMA. Durham: Duke University Press.
2016. Alaimo, Stacy. Exposed: Environmental Politics and Pleasures in Posthuman Times. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.
2016. Albritton, Vicky, and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson. Green Victorians: The Simple Life in John Ruskin’s Lake District. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
2016. Altvater, Elmar, Eileen C. Crist, Donna J. Haraway, Daniel Hartley, Christian Parenti, and Justin McBrien. Anthropocene or Capitalocene?: Nature, History, and the Crisis of Capitalism. Edited by Jason W. Moore. Oakland, CA: PM Press.
2016. Angus, Ian. Facing the Anthropocene: Fossil Capitalism and the Crisis of the Earth System. New York: Monthly Review Press.
2016. Bonneuil, Christophe, and Jean-Baptiste Fressoz. The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History and Us. Brooklyn, NY: Verso.
2016. Cavert, William M. The Smoke of London: Energy and Environment in the Early Modern City. Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2016. Davies, Jeremy. The Birth of the Anthropocene. Oakland, California: University of California Press.
2016. Dawson, Ashley. Extinction: A Radical History. New York: O/R Books.
2016. Haraway, Donna J. Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene. Durham: Duke University Press Books.
2016. Haraway, Donna Jeanne. Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene. Experimental Futures: Technological Lives, Scientific Arts, Anthropological Voices. Durham: Duke University Press.
2016. Heise, Ursula K. Imagining Extinction: The Cultural Meanings of Endangered Species. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
2016. Kaplan, E. Ann. Climate Trauma: Foreseeing the Future in Dystopian Film and Fiction. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.
2016. Malm, Andreas. Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming. London: Verso.
2016. Mehnert, Antonia. Climate Change Fictions: Representations of Global Warming in American Literature. Literatures, Cultures and the Environment. [New York]: Palgrave Macmillan.
2016. Moore, Jason W. Anthropocene or Capitalocene?: Nature, History, and the Crisis of Capitalism. Oakland, CA: PM Press.
2016. Morton, Timothy. Dark Ecology : For a Logic of Future Coexistence /. New York: Columbia University Press.
2016. PAK, CHRIS. Terraforming: Ecopolitical Transformations and Environmentalism in Science Fiction. Liverpool University Press.
2016. Raffnsøe, Sverre. Philosophy of the Anthropocene: The Human Turn. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK.
2016. Ramade, Bénédicte. The Edge of the Earth: Climate Change in Photography and Video. London: Black Dog Publishing.
2016. Sheldon, Rebekah. The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2016. Taylor, Jesse Oak. The Sky of Our Manufacture: The London Fog in British Fiction from Dickens to Woolf. University of Virginia Press.
2016. Wilson, Edward O. Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight for Life. New York: Liveright.
2015. Asafu-Adjaye, John, Linus Blomqvist, Stewart Brand, Barry Brook, Ruth de Fries, Erle Ellis, Christopher Foreman, et al. An Ecomodernist Manifesto. http://www.ecomodernism.org/manifesto.
2015. Clark, Timothy. Ecocriticism on the Edge: The Anthropocene as a Threshold Concept. London: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.
2015. Davis, Heather, and Etienne Turpin. Art in the Anthropocene: Encounters Among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies. London: Open Humanities Press.
2015. Davis, Heather. Art in the Anthropocene Encounters among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies. London: Open Humanities Press.
2015. DeLoughrey, Elizabeth M., Jill Didur, and Anthony Carrigan. Global Ecologies and the Environmental Humanities: Postcolonial Approaches. Vol. 31. Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature ; New York, NY: Routledge.
2015. Moore, Jason W. Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital. Verso Books.
2015. Parikka, Jussi. A Geology of Media. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2015. Peters, John Durham. The Marvelous Clouds: Toward a Philosophy of Elemental Media. Chicago: the University of Chicago Press.
2015. Purdy, Jedediah. After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press,  London.
2015. Rockström, Johan, Mattias Klum, and Peter Miller. Big World, Small Planet: Abundance within Planetary Boundaries. New Haven: Yale University Press.
2015. Thacker, Eugene. Cosmic Pessimism. Minneapolis, MN: Univocal.
2015. Trexler, Adam. Anthropocene Fictions: The Novel in a Time of Climate Change. Under the Sign of Nature: Explorations in Ecocriticism. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.
2015. Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt. The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.
2015. Wark, McKenzie. Molecular Red: Theory for the Anthropocene. London: Verso.
2014. Ackerman, Diane. The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us. First edition. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.
2014. Canavan, Gerry, and Kim Stanley Robinson, eds. Green Planets: Ecology and Science Fiction. Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press.
2014. Clover, Joshua, and Juliana Spahr. MISANTHROPOCENE THESES. Oakland, CA: Commune Editions.
2014. Garrard, Greg. The Oxford Handbook of Ecocriticism. Oxford Handbooks. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
2014. Houser, Heather. Ecosickness in Contemporary U.S. Fiction : Environment and Affect /. Literature Now. Columbia University Press,.
2014. Jamieson, Dale. Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle against Climate Change Failed-- and What It Means for Our Future. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
2014. LeMenager, Stephanie. Living Oil: Petroleum Culture in the American Century. Oxford University Press.
2014. MacDuffie, Allen. Victorian Literature, Energy, and the Ecological Imagination. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2014. McNeill, John Robert, and Peter Engelke. The Great Acceleration: An Environmental History of the Anthropocene since 1945. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
2014. Oreskes, Naomi, and Erik M. Conway. The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future. New York: Columbia University Press.
2014. Parikka, Jussi. The Anthrobscene. Forerunners. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2014. Robinson, Kim Stanley, and Gerry Canavan. Green Planets : Ecology and Science Fiction. Middletown: Wesleyan.
2014. Zylinska, Joanna. Minimal Ethics for the Anthropocene. Open Humanities Press.
2013. Descola, Philippe. Beyond Nature and Culture. Translated by Janet Lloyd. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
2013. Jørgensen, Dolly, Finn Arne Jørgensen, and Sara B. Pritchard. New Natures: Joining Environmental History with Science and Technology Studies. Pittsburgh, Pa.: University of Pittsburgh Press.
2013. Kohn, Eduardo. How Forests Think: Toward an Anthropology beyond the Human. Berkeley: University of California Press.
2013. Marder, Michael. Plant-Thinking: A Philosophy of Vegetal Life. New York: Columbia University Press.
2013. Mitchell, Timothy. Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil. 1 edition. London: Verso.
2013. Morton, Timothy. Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
2013. Robin, Libby. The Future of Nature: Documents of Global Change. New Haven: Yale University Press.
2012. Armbruster, Karla, Ezra J. Zeitler, Tom Lynch, and Cheryll Glotfelty. The Bioregional Imagination : Literature, Ecology, and Place. Athens: University of Georgia Press.
2012. Cohen, Tom, ed. Telemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate Change. Ann Arbor, MI: Open Humanities Press.
2012. Hess, Scott. William Wordsworth and the Ecology of Authorship the Roots of Environmentalism in Nineteenth-Century Culture. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.
2011. Biro, Andrew, ed. Critical Ecologies: The Frankfurt School and Contemporary Environmental Crises. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.
2011. DeLoughrey, Elizabeth M., and George B. Handley. Postcolonial Ecologies Literatures of the Environment. New York: Oxford University Press.
2011. Clark, Nigel. Inhuman Nature : Sociable Life on a Dynamic Planet. Theory, Culture & Society. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications Ltd.
2011. Nixon, Rob. Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
2011. Thacker, Eugene. In the Dust of This Planet. Ropley: Zero.