In Conversation: Filmed interview with John Robb of Lush about Irreplaceable and our connections to nature and place.
Wonderland: Zoom recording of festival conversation between author and journalist Patrick Barkham and myself, covering wild places, childhood and nature connection.
Lush Summit Interview: Video recording in conversation with artist Matthew Shaw.
Five Dials: Wide-ranging interview covering Irreplaceable, climate change and radical hopefulness in the ‘Write Rebellion Across the Skies’ issue.
Sea Library: On love of place, language, contact with nature, and childhood connections to the natural world.
Silk Road Review: On history, the Balkans, the Skopje earthquake, and remembering the past.
Terrain.org: On place, Prespa, migration, and animal tracks.
Flyway: On borders, finding home, and connections to nature.
Ashland Creek Press: On pelicans, animal lives, and turning to writing.
Ecozona: Writing Beyond Nature – Wide-ranging interview by Deborah Lilley
Elsewhere: A Journal of Place: On writing, reading and place
Flyway II: On writing, Prespa, perception, and upcoming work.
In Conversation with Jo Mortimer: Wide-ranging discussion around Irreplaceable
World Nomads: On travel writing and place.
Birdlife International: On extinction, endangered Balkan lynx and the Egyptian vulture
Foreword Reviews: On invertebrate populations, brownfield and the pandemic.
Podcasts & Recordings
Irreplaceable: Field recordings of the book from Hengistbury Head in Dorset, with sound recordist and musician Matthew Shaw.
Beneath the Stream: Recorded on Hampstead Heath, includes readings from Irreplaceable and wider discussion of the book.
Little Atoms: Boris Johnson’s defeated plans for the Hoo Peninsula, the meaning of ‘protection’ and our obligations to future generations
LRB Bookshop: Rising Ground, readings and discussions about place and our connections to it with Philip Marsden, Ken Worpole and myself.
Writers On Record: Podcast interview with Cade Scott from the University of Iowa on writing, books, influences and the natural world.
Roots and All: Podcast interview with Sarah Wilson on restoration, biodiversity offsetting and the many meanings of places
Prairie Lights Bookstore: Recorded reading from Iowa City, 2016.