“This is not going to end well:” Kingsolver talks climate change on CBC’s The Current

Barbara Kingsolver was interviewed recently for the CBC’s The Current, warning that “because climate change is really, really terrible, let’s face it — this is not going to end well.”

The author and host Anna Maria Tremonti discussed the difficulties of admitting to such a dire prognosis, and how fiction and literature can play a role in helping us consider the world in a new way. “It’s just the nature of people to want to hear stories,” Kingsolver said.

Listen to the full, 24-minute conversation here.