Dispatches from the Sweet Life

One Family, Five Acres, and a Community's Quest to Reinvent the World
by William Powers
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Publisher: New World Library

Publication Date: August 01, 2018

ISBN: 9781608685653

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A memoir of life in Suraqueta, a subtropical town in Bolivia where the Andes meets the Amazon — part of a grassroots network of “transition towns” that aim to increase self-sufficiency to reduce the potential effects of climate change and economic instability

A timely, personal exploration of what sustainable living looks like, from an experienced writer and expert on sustainable development

Author’s work has appeared in the Washington Post, New York Times, International Herald Tribune, the Atlantic and many other publications

Author is senior fellow at the World Policy Institute and an adjunct professor at New York University

The third book in William Powers’s “Beyond the American Dream” trilogy, which began with Twelve by Twelve and New Slow City