Clive Hamilton

Clive Hamilton is a public intellectual and writer. He is the author of a number of best-selling books, including Growth Fetish (2004) and Affluenza (2014). He has written four books on climate change, most recently Earthmasters: The Dawn of the Age of Climate Engineering (2014) and Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth about Climate Change (2010). Hamilton was the founder and for fourteen years the executive director of the Australia Institute, the nation’s leading progressive think tank. He is currently Professor of Public Ethics at Charles Sturt University in Canberra. He has held various visiting academic positions, including at Yale, Sciences Po, and Oxford.