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The Prospect Interview #148: Robert Macfarlane’s Underland

Adventuring in Paris's catacombs and the sea caves of Norway

By Prospect Team  

Writer Robert Macfarlane joins the Prospect Interview to discuss writing the Earth’s underworld in his book, Underland: A Deep Time Journey. MacFarlane talks to our arts and books editor Sameer Rahim about exploring the deepest recesses of the world, mysteries of the anthropocene, and why he’s increasingly wary of the term “nature writer.” 

You can read Prospect’s review of Underland here.


Find all episodes of the Prospect Interview here

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