Monday, 20 February 2012



Twitter:  @casparhenderson


Reviews of The Book of Barely Imagined Beings here and here


Upcoming events and talks include:
Living with Wonder in Uncertain Times, School of Life, London, 24 April & 18 June
Athens Science Festival, 4 May.

London Philosophy Club, 7 May.
Atlantide Literary Festival, 16 & 18 May.

Blogs: barelyimaginedbeings.com 
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Some recent articles, reviews, interviews:
Review: Galápagos by Henry Nichols, Guardian, 2 April 2014
Richard Mabey: a page in the life, Telegraph, 29 March 2014   Additional notes here
Why light inspires ritual - interview with Veronica Strang, Nautilus, 27 March 2014

Looking for Wonder, Centre for Medical Humanities at Durham, 24 March and Wondering about Wonder, School of Life, 26 March 2014
Warning signs: why street artist ATM is painting London's endangered birds, Guardian 22 March 2014
Review: The Future of the Mind by Michio Kaku, Telegraph, 28 February 2014
Review: The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert, Guardian, 14 February 2014   Additional notes here 
Review: Sonic Wonderland by Trevor Cox, Guardian, 18 January 2014. Additional notes here
Top books of 2013, The Big Issue
Review: The Accidental Species by Henry Gee, Telegraph, 1 December 2013
Review: Five Billion Years of Solitude by Lee Billings, Guardian, 21 November 2013.  Additional notes here
Free the Arctic 30, London Review of Books Blog, 8 November 2013
Review: Birds and People by Mark Cocker, Literary Review, September 2013

The Death and Life of the Frontier, Nautilus Quarterly, 29 August 2013 (extract published online with additional notes here and here)
Review: The Sea Inside by Philp Hoare, Guardian, 30 May 2013
Review: Weird Life by David Toomey,  Literary Review, May 2013
Review: The Serpent's Promise by Steve Jones, Telegraph, 7 May 2013
Octopus: The Footed Void, New York Review of Books, 30 April 2013
Imagining the World, Chronicle of Higher Education, 22 April 2013
'My top climate change reads' by Richard Betts, chinadialogue, 18 April 2013
Growing up in the Anthropocene, Five Books, 12 April 2013
Waterbear, The Coffin Factory, 27 March 2013
Review: The Silence of Animals by John Gray, Telegraph, 3 March 2013
'My top China ecological and spiritual books' by Martin Palmer, chinadialogue, 14 February 2013
'My top sustainable investment reads' by Nick Robins, chinadialogue, 11 February  2013
An Okavango in Oxford, More Intelligent Life, 10 December 2012
Rereading The Book of Imaginary Beings by Jorge Luis Borges, Guardian, 23 November 2012
Top ten: nature writing, Guardian, 10 October 2012
Nature beyond our wildest imaginings, New Scientist, 9 October 2012
Webs of Perception, Aeon, 25 September 2012
Battle for the Seas - interview with Callum Roberts, chinadialogue, 8 June 2012
Hypnagogia, Archipelago 5, 2011
Ocean acidification: the other CO2 problem, New Scientist, 5 August 2006
A Pacific Odyssey, openDemocracy, 2004