77 minutes | Dec 30th 2020

"A Children's Bible" Author Lydia Millet On Climate Fiction And Envisioning Crisis

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This week, Lydia Millet, author of "A Children's Bible", a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction and one of the New York Times' Ten Best Books of the Year, joins the show to talk about why she wanted to explore intergenerational responses to the climate crisis in her new novel. We discuss coping mechanisms, the role of religion, parenting, and much more.  Co-hosts Ty Benefiel and Brock Benefiel also talk about their expectations for what may drive climate politics in 2021.  As always, follow us @climatepod on Twitter and email us at theclimatepod@gmail.com. Our music is "Gotta Get Up" by The Passion Hifi, check out his music at thepassionhifi.com. Rate, review and subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and more! Subscribe to our new YouTube channel! Check out our updated website!  Further Reading: An Epic Storm Turns a Summer Holiday Into Potent Allegory Rise Up and Save Us, Joe Biden
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