Walking on Lava

Selected Works for Uncivilised Times

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The Dark Mountain Project was created in 2009 by two English writers—Dougald Hine and Paul Kingsnorth—who felt that writing was not responding honestly to the crises of our time.

In a world in which...

A Note From the Publisher

"This is the moment to ask deep questions and to ask them urgently. All around us, shifts are under way which suggest that our whole way of living is already passing into history. It is time to look...

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“Don’t read this book if you’re not willing to be shaken and unsettled. Unflinching and unafraid!”—Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature

“This book changed my life. It puts into words the sense...

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