Paul Kingsnorth is co-founder and Director of the Dark Mountain Project, a growing global network of writers, artists and thinkers dedicated to challenging the myths which underlie our civilization. He is also the author of two books of non-fiction and a collection of poetry. His first novel, The Wake, will be published in January 2014. His website is www.paulkingsnorth.net.
Published in: TransformationThe age of endings
Our myths of progress are killing us. Where can we find a new set of stories to inspire the work of the future? Only...
From ecocide to ecocentrism: a response
Paul Kingsnorth’s personal-radical farewell to green-movementism - the essay "Confessions of a recovering...
Confessions of a recovering environmentalist
"Environmentalism, which in its raw, early form had no time for the encrusted, seized-up politics of left and right,...
The blizzard of the world
The exhaustion of the planet and existing ways of life presents a creative challenge: exploring “uncivilisation”....
Englishness is a cultural identity
The ugly economics of immigration