About Elizabeth Kolbert, Author of The Sixth Extinction

Elizabeth Kolbert, author of the 2019-2020 One Book, One Chicago selection The Sixth Extinction, has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1999. She has written dozens of pieces for the magazine, including profiles of Senator Hillary Clinton, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. Her series on global warming, “The Climate…
View More about About Elizabeth Kolbert, Author of The Sixth Extinction

About The Sixth Extinction, CPL’s 2019-2020 OBOC Selection

The 2019-2020 One Book, One Chicago selection is The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert. Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions, when the diversity of life on earth suddenly and dramatically contracted. Scientists around the world are currently monitoring the sixth extinction, predicted to be the most devastating extinction…
View More about About The Sixth Extinction, CPL’s 2019-2020 OBOC Selection
1 - 10 of 73