Mark Cocker & Patrick Barkham

Thu 23 July 2020

Mark Cocker in conversation with Patrick Barkham

Mark Cocker – A Claxton Diary: Further Field Notes From A Small Planet in conversation with Patrick Barkham about his new book Wild Child: Coming Home to Nature

Two of our finest naturalists (and Guardian columnists) discuss the stifling of our children’s creativity and imagination by perpetual supervision. They suggest a solution could be a re-engagement with the natural world and a return to childhood exploration and freedoms alongside a ‘new deal’ for nature itself.

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