Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit

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Rebecca Solnit has written eighteen acclaimed works of non-fiction, including Hope in the Dark, Wanderlust, The Faraway Nearby, and Men Explain Things to Me. An activist, columnist and cultural historian, she has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Lannan Literary Award. She lives in San Francisco.



Hope is not like a lottery ticket you can sit on the sofa and clutch, feeling lucky… Hope is an ax you break down doors with in an emergency

Hope In The Dark

Rebecca Solnit

Leave the door open for the unknown, the door into the dark. That's where the most important things come from, where you yourself came from, and where you will go

A Field Guide To Getting Lost

Rebecca Solnit