Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: ecological catastrophe

  • Climate trauma in Monique Roffey’s Archipelago

    Lucille MiaoNew Jersey, United States In recent years, the idea of ecological catastrophe has captured the artistic imagination and infiltrated popular culture through novels such as Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Water Knife and television series like teen drama The 100 (2014–). These stories often tell of a post-apocalyptic future in which human-induced climate change has devastated…