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A New Map of Wonders

Caspar Henderson

Friday 25 May, 11.15am

Literature Tent

In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

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Tickets: £8

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In these dark and disconcerting times, Caspar Henderson (author of The Book of Barely Imagined Beings) draws on philosophy, natural history, art, religion, neuroscience and nanotechnology to cast light on the wonders of the world.

‘A wunderkammer of amazing facts inspires a better appreciation of the world and celebrates the wonder of science’ The Guardian on A New Map of Wonders

Read the full review here

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Venue: Literature Tent

Assisted performances: BSL logo. Captioning logo. BSL interpreted and Captioned

Duration: c. 1 hour

Caspar Henderson

A New Map of Wonders

Caspar Henderson

A journalist and an editor with multiple media outlets, including BBC Radio 4, the Financial Times and the Independent, Henderson has a received an IUCN-Reuters Award for best environmental reporting in Western Europe. His debut, The Book of Barely Imagined Beings, won the Roger Deakin Award and the Jerwood Award.

Tickets

Tickets: £8

Essential companions: Any audience member requiring an essential carer/companion can get one free ticket. Relevant discounts or concessions still apply to the paid ticket.

Book four or more events at the City of Literature Weekend and save £1.50 per ticket. Join us for all events across the weekend for £90 (save £46).

In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

Writers' Centre Norwich logo. Norwich City of Literature Logo