Against the Grain

Angry Planet

What if Earth were furious with humanity? What if revolutionaries took their cues from an unruly planet? Anne Stewart examines depictions of terrestrial upheaval and grassroots rebellion in Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower, Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead, and other works.

Anne Stewart, Angry Planet: Decolonial Fiction and the American Third World University of Minnesota Press, 2022