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Podcast: Land of Painted Caves with Jean M. Auel

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In her “Earth’s Children” series, novelist Jean M. Auel brings to life fictional characters from a long-vanished, Ice Age-era Earth. In this podcast, the author discusses her latest book The Land of Painted Caves, and describes some of the real-life archaeological finds that informed her work.


Auel was introduced by Curator Emeritus Ian Tattersall. The podcast was recorded at the Museum on March 30th, 2011.

Podcast: Download | RSS | iTunes ( 1 hour, 73 MB)


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