In Pursuit of Silence: George Prochnik talks to Dr Simon Lewis

Between iPods, building works, music-blasting restaurants and endless traffic noise, the place for quiet grows ever smaller.  In Pursuit of Silence gives context to our increasing sense that noise pollution is an environmental catastrophe. Travelling and listening to a host of incredible characters, including doctors, neuroscientists, acoustical engineers, monks and aggrieved citizens, George Prochnik examines why… Continue reading In Pursuit of Silence: George Prochnik talks to Dr Simon Lewis