The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert
Winner 2015 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction
“For a distinguished and appropriately documented book of nonfiction by an American author.
Awarded to "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History," by Elizabeth Kolbert (Henry Holt), an exploration of nature that forces readers to consider the threat posed by human behavior to a world of astonishing diversity.”
Below is a set of slides that can provide an overview of the main arguments of the book. Slides are the work of Br. Kevin Cawley, Executive Director of the Thomas Berry Forum.