Open Book BBC Radio 4 — Jessica J Lee

Alex Clark talks to Richard Powers about The Overstory, a novel about the majesty and importance of trees. They’re also joined by Melissa Harrison and Jessica J Lee (IGB Writer in Residence) to consider contemporary nature writing and the environmental concerns preoccupying novelists today. And ecologist Liam Heneghan examines why children’s writers have been so drawn to trees and forests.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0bgbm5p

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