Rebecca Solnit(born 1961) is a writer/essayist from San Francisco. She has written on a variety of subjects including the environment, politics, place, and art. She has received many awards for her writing: a Guggenheim Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship for Literature, and a 2004 Wired Rave Award for writing on the effects of technology on the arts and humanities. Her writing has appeared in numerous publications in print and online. She is the author ofHollow City (2001), Wanderlust: A History of Walking (2001), Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities (2006), A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster (2009).
* The Korean translation of this article was published in the Quarterly Changbi (Spring 2010).
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