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Andrea Wulf - The Invention of Nature. Alexander von Humboldt's New World

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Speakers and Topic Monday, 14 December 2020 (8:30 – 9:30 PT)
Andrea Wulf is an award-winning author of several books. Her book ‘The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World’ will be published in 27 languages. A New York Times bestseller, it was on the Spiegel Bestseller List in Germany for 3 years and won fifteen international literary awards, including the Royal Society Science Book Prize 2016 (UK), LA Times Book Prize 2015 (US) and the Bayerischer Buchpreis 2016 (Germany). Over the past years, Andrea has followed Humboldt’s footsteps across Latin America. She is also a regular contributor on radio and TV in Europe and the US. Her most recent book is “The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt.” For more information see www.andreawulf.com.

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