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Jeff VanderMeer on 'Hummingbird Salamander' and environmental activism in art
Author Jeff VanderMeer's new novel, Hummingbird Salamander, is a dark tale of environmental chaos set in an eerily familiar world, pandemic included. Despite the grim backdrop, VanderMeer holds out hope for our world. He tells Piya how activism drives his art and the inspiration he finds in his backyard.