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Elif Batuman on biodiversity and birdwatching in northeastern Turkey

October 17th, 2011

Episode 227 of 447 episodes

This week in the magazine, Elif Batuman travels to Kars, a city in northeastern Turkey, to visit an ornithologist. Here Blake Eskin talks with Batuman about the history of Kars, the challenges facing wildlife there, and how the human world and the natural world are interwoven.

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