Settle in friends for the opportunity to eavesdrop on two old friends discussing the very nature of capitalism and the environmental crisis. Using Jeff Sparrow’s excellent book, Crimes Against Nature as a jumping board, these two authors and commentators will illuminate on all the reasons why we should be very frightened.
Jeff Sparrow is a writer, editor, broadcaster, and Walkley award-winning journalist. He is a columnist for The Guardian Australia, a former Breakfaster at Melbourne’s 3RRR, and a past editor of Overland literary journal. His most recent books are Fascists Among Us: online hate and the Christchurch massacre; Trigger Warnings: political correctness and the rise of the right; and No Way But This: in search of Paul Robeson. He lectures at the Centre for Advancing Journalism at the University of Melbourne.