Elizabeth Kolbert

Elizabeth Kolbert has been a staff writer for the New Yorker since 1999. Prior to that she was a reporter for the New York Times. She received the American Association for the Advancement of Science's magazine writing award for the New Yorker series on which this book is based. She lives in Williamstown, Massachusetts with her husband and three sons.

Books by this Author

The Sixth Extinction
Field Notes From a Catastrophe


Kolbert: Field Notes from a Catastrophe

From Alaska to storm-torn New Orleans, journalist Elizabeth Kolbert addresses the monumental problem of climate change.