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Adeline Johns-Putra

Author, Reviewer

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University



Adeline Johns-Putra is Professor of Literature at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University. Her research interests include the relationship between climate and literature, particularly contemporary climate fiction and the current climate crisis in the context of cultural histories of climate. Her most recent monograph is Climate Change and the Contemporary Novel (2019), and her edited books include The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Climate (with Kelly Sultzbach, 2022), Climate and Literature (2019), Cli-Fi: A Companion (with Axel Goodbody, 2018), and Literature and Sustainability: Concept, Text, and Culture (with John Parham and Louise Squire, 2017). She was the President of the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (UK and Ireland) from 2011 to 2015.