From Penguin Press, publishers of Four Fish:
Writer and life-long fisherman Paul Greenberg takes us on a journey, examining the four fish that dominate our menus: salmon, sea bass, cod, and tuna. Investigating the forces that get fish to our dinner tables, Greenberg reveals our damaged relationship with the ocean and its inhabitants. Just three decades ago, nearly everything we ate from the sea was wild. Today, rampant overfishing and an unprecedented biotech revolution have brought us to a point where wild and farmed fish occupy equal parts of a complex marketplace. Four Fish offers a way for us to move toward a future in which healthy and sustainable seafood is the rule rather than the exception.
About Author Paul Greenberg:
Paul Greenberg is also the author of the 2002 novel Leaving Katya and is a regular contributor to The New York Times. He has written for National Geographic Magazine, GQ, The Times (of London), Vogue, and many other publications. In the last five years he has been both a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellow and a W. K. Kellogg Foundation Food and Society Policy Fellow. A commentator on public radio programs including Fresh Air and All Things Considered, Greenberg lectures widely on issues of ocean sustainability.
Read more about Four Fish and Paul Greenberg at the official Four Fish website.