P&P Live!: Helen MacDonald – Vesper Flights - with Ed Yong

Upcoming Event
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 6:00pm

This event will be streamed online as part of our P&P Live! Series. 

In Vesper Flights Helen Macdonald brings together a collection of her best loved essays, along with new pieces on topics ranging from nostalgia for a vanishing countryside to the tribulations of farming ostriches to her own private vespers while trying to fall asleep. By one of this century's most important and insightful nature writers, Vesper Flights is a captivating and foundational book about observation, fascination, time, memory, love and loss and how we make sense of the world around us.

Helen MacDonald is he New York Times bestselling author of H is for Hawk and winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for nonfiction.

Ed Yong is a science journalist who reports for the Atlantic and the author of I Contain Multitudes. He is based in Washington, DC

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Politics and Prose Live!
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
Vesper Flights By Helen MacDonald Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802128812
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Published: Grove Press - August 25th, 2020

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