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Book review: The nutmeg’s curse: parables for a planet in crisis by Amitav Ghosh

Kashyap, Shaan (2022) Book review: The nutmeg’s curse: parables for a planet in crisis by Amitav Ghosh. LSE Review of Books (20 May 2022). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In The Nutmeg’s Curse: Parables for a Planet in Crisis, Amitav Ghosh explores the spice nutmeg as a parable for our contemporary climate crisis, showing how human history has always been entangled with earthly materials. Offering a lucid call to action that seeks to inspire a collective response to the crisis, this book is urgent reading, writes Shaan Kashyap. The Nutmeg’s Curse: Parables for a Planet in Crisis. Amitav Ghosh. University of Chicago Press. 2021.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2022 09:06
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2022 09:06
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/116296

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