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Robert Macfarlane
Books: Underland, The Lost Words, The Old Ways, Landmarks, The Wild Places etc. Films: Mountain, Upstream. Nature, climate, people, place. Fellow at Cambridge.
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SpeciesRemembrance 5h
Lost Species Day, Nov 30 2019: Original Names Call for participants This year's invitation is to celebrate ways humans have named, loved & lived with their human & non-human kin. Please spread the word. Painting c/o &
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Robert Macfarlane 3h
. told me early on in our years working on The Lost Words that she wanted to make "a book for people, not a book for children"... She's very wise, that Jackie Morris.
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Robert Macfarlane 3h
"And so I go to the woods. As I go in under the trees, dependably, almost at once, and by nothing I do, things fall into place. I enter an order that does not exist outside, in the human spaces....I am less important than I thought. I rejoice in that." Wendell Berry (1969)
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Robert Macfarlane 3h
Replying to @FORrowley
Woweee! Just so.
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Robert Macfarlane Jul 20
"What are the invisible economies of the spirit that art feeds incalculably over time? How can economies feed not only mouths but also the hearts of people & the places they live in?": an exceptional essay seeks answers to these questions.
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Robert Macfarlane 4h
I would love to read any articles/glossaries arising from this, Faisal.
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Robert Macfarlane 4h
Replying to @MrsNJ_88
What a lovely idea to come up with. That's an unusually thoughtful 6yo!
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Robert Macfarlane 4h
Replying to @JackmanNeil
There's a (short) list of music in the acknowledgements, Neil -- no Eno there, but I will go and listen to Apollo. I'm working a fair bit with musicians at the moment, & there should be some tracks arising from Underland
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Robert Macfarlane 4h
I will definitely pass news of this on; what an opportunity.
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Robert Macfarlane 4h
What an image — what a research site, Faisal. “Barrens” could hardly be a more misleading term...
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Robert Macfarlane 5h
Replying to @jasonpa81916386
Wonderful image -- that shining curve, the blue above and below...
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Robert Macfarlane 5h
Bless you for that, Shona.
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Robert Macfarlane 7h
Faisal -- I'm very glad you found & liked this long interview on speaking the Anthropocene, and that it will reach your students, too. I hugely enjoyed the conversation with & .
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Robert Macfarlane 8h
Replying to @lhowelopez
No - it's an impersonation account which I've just reported. Please unfollow it!
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Robert Macfarlane 8h
Replying to @clairehmunro @Twitter
Yup -- many thanks, have just reported it to as an impersonation account.
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Robert Macfarlane 10h
Replying to @edwardkloman
Ha! Charon’s ferry. Allora...
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Robert Macfarlane 11h
Replying to @Lilyglowember
Beautifully put, as ever.
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Robert Macfarlane 11h
World premiere today! Wishing you Lost Words joy of it, Jamie. Can't wait to hold a copy of the music in hand.
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Robert Macfarlane 14h
Excellent! Surprisingly ballistic, right?
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Robert Macfarlane 14h
Replying to @ilse8devos
The Prayer of the Woods is new to me — thank you for the introduction.
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