Kate Brown is an award-winning historian of environmental and nuclear history at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her previous book, Plutopia, won seven academic prizes. She splits her time between Washington, D.C., and Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Shortlisted — National Book Critics Circle Award, 2019
Books by Kate Brown
Hardcover, 2019Finalist for the 2019 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction
A chilling exposé of the international effort to minimize the health and environmental consequences of nuclear radiation in...
Paperback, 2020Finalist for the 2019 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction
"A magisterial blend of historical research, investigative journalism, and poetic reportage…[A]n awe-inspiring journey." —...