As legalization fever spreads from Ottawa to Uruguay, cannabis coverage has exploded across the world. The role of journalism and media – even working a cannabis beat – is something Solomon Israel knows well.
A relatively new entrant to the literary canon, cannabis is quickly making up for lost time. This article will cover some of the many sub-genres, authors and books that work with the ever-evolving topic of cannabis as a primary source and theme.
Few books showcase the allure of cannabis’s physical composition, from the shining crystals on buds to the unique shapes a large flower can conjure. Chris LaPrise’s The Art of Cannabis: A Visual Tour wants us to rethink how we see the plant.