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The Weather Where We Are

Various Contributors

‘In the South—by this I mean any part of the earth with trees that grow up instead of sideways—it's hard to see the climate changing’.

Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood is the author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry and criticism.

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John Borneman

John Borneman works on political anthropology in Europe, the United States, and the Middle East. His book Syrian Encounters, an extract of which appeared in Granta 93, was published by Princeton University Press in 2006.

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Urvashi Butalia

Urvashi Butalia is the co-founder of Kali for Women, India’s first feminist publisher, and is Director of its imprint Zubaan. Her works include The Other Side of Silence: Voices from the Partition of India. She lives in Delhi.

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James Hamilton-Paterson

James Hamilton-Paterson is the author of Gerontius, Seven-Tenths, Three Miles Down and Griefwork, among other books. His work has been translated into many languages. America's Boy and Playing with Water are also available from Granta Books. He lives in Italy and the Philippines.

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Maarten ’t Hart

Maarten ’t Hart trained in zoology and ethnology and is the best-selling author of thirteen novels, most recently The Sun Dial.

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Thomas Keneally

Thomas Keneally’s novels include The Playmaker and Schindler’s Ark, for which he won the Booker Prize in 1982. ‘My Father’s Australia’ was published in Granta 70. He lives on the coast of New South Wales.

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James Lasdun

James Lasdun is the author of several books of poetry and fiction, the most recent being It’s Beginning to Hurt, a story collection. His last poetry collection, Landscape with Chainsaw, was a finalist for the Forward, T.S. Eliot, and LA Times Book Prizes.

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Javier Reverte

Javier Reverte was born in Madrid in 1944. His most recent novel, La aventura de viajar, was published in 2006.

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Rodrigo Rey Rosa

Rodrigo Rey Rosa lives in Guatemala. His books include The Good Cripple and a short story collection, Otto Zoo.

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