Dialogue

Author Helen Macdonald

Season 2017 Episode 12 | 28m 50s Video has closed captioning.

Falconer and author Helen Macdonald shares how a goshawk helped her soar above grief and loss and discusses her new PBS "Nature" documentary. Her memoir, "H is for Hawk," recounts the year Macdonald spent training a goshawk in the wake of her father’s death and how it helped her begin her life anew. The conversation was taped at the 2017 Sun Valley Writers' Conference.

Aired: 09/22/17

Rating: TV-G

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Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation, Friends of Idaho Public Television, Corporation for Public Broadcasting

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