Helen Macdonald

Helen Macdonald is a writer, poet, illustrator, historian, and naturalist, and an affiliated research scholar at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses. She also worked as a Research Fellow at Jesus College, Cambridge. She is the author of a cultural history of falcons, titled Falcon, and three collections of poetry. As a professional falconer, she assisted with the management of raptor research and conservation projects across Eurasia.


ARTICLES FEATURING HELEN

Into the Wild

"H Is for Hawk" deals with falconry, human interactions with "the wild," personal loss, and grief....


What I Was Flying Toward: An Interview with Helen Macdonald


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