The Last Catastrophe: Stories

From the publisher:

A vast caravan of RVs roams the U.S. A girl grows a unicorn horn, complicating her small-town friendships and big city ambitions. A young lady on a spaceship bonds with her AI warden while trying to avoid an arranged marriage. In Allegra Hyde’s universe, nothing is as it seems, yet the challenges encountered in these pages mirror those we face in our modern age. Spanning the length of our very solar system, the 15 stories in this collection explore a myriad of potential futures through the concept of “global weirding,” planetary and social disruptions due to climate change. In unexpected and genre-defying ways, this revelatory collection reminds us that our world is precious—and that protecting it has the potential to bring us all together.


Wild Hunt

Margaret Ronald ’99

Theorizing Race in the Americas

Juliet Hooker ’94

The Jetsetters

Amanda Eyre Ward ’94