Between the Lines

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Between the Lines is a quarterly question-and-answer feature in which published authors offer insight into the motivations behind their work and provide advice to environmental reporters and writers. For questions and comments, or to suggest future Between the Lines interviews, email SEJournal Online book editor Tom Henry at sejournaleditor@sej.org.

September 19, 2017

  • The latest 'Between the Lines' features an interview with environment reporter Meera Subramanian about her debut book, “A River Runs Again: India’s Natural World in Crisis.” Her approach to a challenging topic, her faith in the power of stories, her search for a new model of development and her advice for other writers.

June 20, 2017

March 21, 2017

  • Energy writer Andrew Nikiforuk talks with SEJournal's Between the Lines editor about his book “Slick Water: Fracking and One Insider’s Stand Against the World’s Most Powerful Industry.” The SEJ award-winning text follows the seven-year saga of a longtime oil patch consultant-turned-whistleblower. 

November 29, 2016

  • In an award-winning book lauded for its eloquence and serious science, author Deborah Cramer tracks the tale of the first U.S. bird added to the Endangered Species List due to the threat of climate change. More in our 'Between the Lines' interview on the migratory red knot, its bond with the horseshoe crab, and on turning research into writing.

September 1, 2015

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