Peter Matthiessen

Peter Matthiessen was an American author who led a subgenre of outdoor adventure writing by covering unexplored territories, wildlife, and native peoples. A former editor at The Paris Review, he is best known for his novels, The Snow Leopard, Far Tortuga, At Play in Fields of the Lord, Killing Mr. Watson, Bone by Bone and In the Spirit of Crazy Horse. Matthiessen passed away in 2014.


Date Recorded Program Title Handle
1992: 09/09 Fiction vs Nonfiction MATP001