A New Map of Wonders

Caspar Henderson

Friday 25 May, 11.15am

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In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

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

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Duration: c. 1 hour

Caspar Henderson

A New Map of Wonders

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.


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25 May

11:15 am

In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

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