Iain Boalis an Irish social historian who is affiliated with the University of CaliforniaBerkeley and Birkbeck CollegeLondon. He is the author ofThe Green Machineand the coauthor ofRetort’s Afflicted Power. He lives in San Francisco.Janferie Stoneis a teacher and writer whose essays have been published inSustainable Feminisms. She lives in Mendocino, California.Michael Wattsis a professor of geology and the chair of development studies at the University of CaliforniaBerkeley. He is the former director of the Institute of International Studies. He lives in Santa Cruz, California.Cal Winslowis the author ofLabor’s Civil War in Californiaand the coauthor ofAlbion’s Fatal Tree. He lives in Mendocino, California.
Michael Watts is Class of 1963 Professor of Geography and Development Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. He is coeditor of Violent Environments , also from Cornell, author most recently of Curse of the Black Gold , and coauthor of Afflicted Powers .