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Barbara Kingsolver on 'Flight Behavior'

Author's biology background influences new book about climate change

Barbara Kingsolver's novels primarily focus on such topics as social justice, the environment and the community. Her latest novel, Flight Behavior, is in the same vein. We recently caught up with the award-winning writer to discuss her new book and the effects of climate change.

See also: Barbara Kingsolver recommends eating local foods.

Q: In your new novel, Flight Behavior, climate change causes an astonishing sight in the woods near Dellarobia Turnbow's Tennessee home. Did studying biology in college and grad school influence your novel writing? … Back to Article

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