Rebecca Solnit (born 1961) is an American writer. She has written on a variety of subjects, including feminism, the environment, politics, place, and art.
Books in order of publication:
Secret Exhibition: Six California Artists of the Cold War Era. San Francisco: City Lights Bookstore. 1991.
Savage Dreams: A Journey Into the Landscape Wars of the American West. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2014 .
A Book of Migrations: Some Passages in Ireland. London: Verso. 2011 .
Wanderlust: A History of Walking. New York: Penguin. 2001 .
Hollow City: The Siege of San Francisco and the Crisis of American Urbanism. Images by Susan Schwartzenberg. London: Verso. 2002 .
As Eve Said to the Serpent: On Landscape, Gender, and Art. Athens: University of Georgia Press. 2003 .
River of Shadows: Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West. New York: Viking. 2004 .
Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities (Updated ed.). Haymarket Books. 2016 .
A Field Guide to Getting Lost. New York: Viking. 2005.
Yosemite in Time: Ice Ages, Tree Clocks, Ghost Rivers. Photographs by Mark Klett and Byron Wolfe. San Antonio: Trinity University Press. 2005.
“The Ruins of Memory”. After the Ruins, 1906 and 2006: Rephotographing the San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Mark Klett with Michael Lundgren. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2006.
Storming the Gates of Paradise: Landscapes for Politics. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2007.
Solnit, David; Solnit, Rebecca, eds. (2009). The Battle of the Story of the Battle of Seattle. AK Press.
A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster. New York: Penguin. 2010 .
A California Bestiary. Illustrations by Mona Caron. Berkeley: Heyday Books. 2010.
Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2010.
Dillon, Brian, ed. (2011). “The Ruins of Memory”. Ruins. Documents of Contemporary Art. Vol. 25. London; Cambridge, MA: Whitechapel Gallery; MIT Press.
The Faraway Nearby. New York: Penguin. 2013. ISBN 9781101622773.
Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2013.
Men Explain Things to Me. Chicago: Haymarket Books. 2014.
The Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness. San Antonio: Trinity University Press. 2014.
Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2016.
The Mother of All Questions. Chicago: Haymarket Books. 2017.
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays). Chicago: Haymarket Books. 2018.
Drowned River: The Death & Rebirth of Glen Canyon on the Colorado. Santa Fe: Radius Books. 2018.
Cinderella Liberator. Chicago: Haymarket Books. 2019.
Whose Story Is This? Chicago: Haymarket Books. 2019.
Recollections of My Non-existence. London: Granta. 2020.
Orwell’s Roses. New York: Viking. 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yt4vOWBf6WA&t=1s