Maritime Lecture Series - Beauty, Awe and the Pale Blue Dot

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Event type: 
Date and time: 
Thursday, 26 September 2019, 17:30-19:30
Admission: 
Ticketed
Price: 
Price £8 Adults|£6 Members, includes a drink
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Ground floor, Lecture Theatre
Season: 
Evenings and Lates

In this five-part lecture series, travel on a lunar journey around our Earth with writers, climate change negotiators, academics, curators and international community and faith leaders. Series curated by artist Laura Williams of Aluna - a monumental Moon and Tide Clock coming to the Greenwich waterfront.

Beauty, Awe and the Pale Blue Dot

The season starts with a talk on Beauty, Awe and the Pale Blue Dot: How Moon gazing, nature connection and the feeling of awe can redefine personal and societal perspectives, happiness and wellbeing. With Judy Wong CBE, painter, poet, environmental activist and Honorary President of the Black Environment Network.

Doors open at 17:30. Lecture begins at 18:00.