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William Ernest "Bill" McKibben (born 1960) is an American environmentalist and writer who frequently writes about global warming and alternative energy and advocates for more localized economies. In 2010 the Boston Globe called him "probably the nation's leading environmentalist" [1] and Time magazine described him as "the world's best green journalist."[2] In 2009 he led the organization of 350.org, which coordinated what Foreign Policy magazine called "the largest ever global coordinated rally of any kind," with 5,200 simultaneous demonstrations in 181 countries. The magazine named him to its inaugural list of the 100 most important global thinkers, and MSN named him one of the dozen most influential men of 2009. McKibben is active in the Methodist Church, and his writing is sometimes spiritual in nature.

McKibben grew up in suburban Lexington, Massachusetts. As an undergraduate at Harvard University, he was president of The Harvard Crimson newspaper. Immediately after college he joined The New Yorker as a staff writer and wrote much of the Talk of the Town column from 1982 to early 1987. He quit the magazine when its longtime editor William Shawn was forced out of his job, and soon moved to the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York.

He currently resides in Vermont with his wife, writer Sue Halpern, and their only child, Sophie (born 1993 in Glens Falls, New York). He is a scholar in residence at Middlebury College, where he also directs the Middlebury Fellowships in Environmental Journalism. He is also a fellow at the Post Carbon Institute.

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Total Books: 68
Falter Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out
Radio Free Vermont A Fable of Resistance
2018 - Radio Free Vermont a Fable of Resistance (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781524743727
ISBN-10: 1524743720
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment

Coming Alive
2017 - Coming Alive (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888160505
ISBN-10: 1888160500
Genres: Science & Math, Politics & Social Sciences

Plough Quarterly No 4 Earth
2015 - Plough Quarterly No 4 Earth (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780874866681
ISBN-10: 0874866685
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Science & Math
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Oil and Honey The Education of an Unlikely Activist
2014 - Oil and Honey the Education of an Unlikely Activist (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781250048714
ISBN-10: 1250048710
Genre: Science & Math

Wandering Home A Long Walk Across America's Most Hopeful Landscape
2014 - Wandering Home a Long Walk Across America's Most Hopeful Landscape (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781627790208
ISBN-10: 1627790209
Genres: Travel, Science & Math
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

Oil and Honey The Education of an Unlikely Activist
Hundred Dollar Holiday The Case For A More Joyful Christmas
Anonymization The Global Proliferation of Urban Sprawl
The Global Warming Reader A Century of Writing About Climate Change
Lewis and the Lighthouse
2011 - Lewis and the Lighthouse (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781934949443
ISBN-10: 1934949442
Genre: Teen & Young Adult

Eaarth Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
2011 - Eaarth Making a Life on a Tough New Planet (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780312541194
ISBN-10: 0312541198
Genres: Science & Math, Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.

Long Distance Testing the Limits of Body and Spirit in a Year of Living Strenuously
Enough Staying Human in an Engineered Age
2008 - Enough Staying Human in an Engineered Age (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435290020
ISBN-10: 143529002X

Deep Economy The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future
2008 - Deep Economy the Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781851685769
ISBN-10: 1851685766

The Bill McKibben Reader Pieces from an Active Life
2008 - The Bill Mckibben Reader Pieces From an Active Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780805076271
ISBN-10: 0805076271
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction, Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

Fight Global Warming Now The Handbook for Taking Action in Your Community
In Katrina's Wake Portraits of Loss from an Unnatural Disaster
The Age of Missing Information
2006 - The Age of Missing Information (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812976076
ISBN-10: 081297607X
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

The End of Nature
2006 - The End of Nature (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780812976083
ISBN-10: 0812976088
Genres: Nonfiction, Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation, Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.

The Comforting Whirlwind God Job and the Scale of Creation
2004 - Enough (Paperback)
2003 - Genug (Hardcover)
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