Cover Photo: An image of seaweed floating in the water
Photograph by Nariman Mesharrafa/Unsplash

How Seaweed Shapes Our Past and Future

What do we make of the weediness of seaweeds?

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Algaemacroalgae

Porphyra

weeds

Porphyra

The Marine Botanist

NaturePorphyra

A Tale for the Time Being

Undaria pinnatifida

imagine

Macrocystis pyrifera

Jessica J. Lee is a British-Canadian-Taiwanese author, environmental historian, and winner of the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction, the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature, and the RBC Taylor Prize Emerging Writer Award. She is the author of two books of nature writing: Turning (2017) and Two Trees Make a Forest (2019), shortlisted for Canada Reads 2021. Jessica has a PhD in Environmental History and Aesthetics and is the founding editor of The Willowherb Review. She is a researcher at the University of Cambridge.