18 November 2019
Ondaatje Theatre doors open at 5.30pm
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
Free Members + one guest
Marking 200 years since the discovery of land in Antarctica Professor David Vaughan, Jane Rumble, Camilla Nichol and Professor Klaus Dodds will consider Antarctica’s history and its unique status as a continent reserved for peace and science.
Unfortunately, Professor Dame Jane Francis is no longer able to attend.
A bookable supper is available after this lecture. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other members and their guests.
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Stay for supper at the Society after Professor David Vaughan's, Jane Rumble's and Camilla Nichol's lecture, 'The discovery of Antarctica and Antarctica today', and meet other members and their guests.
18 November 2019
Marking 200 years since the discovery of land in Antarctica four speakers will consider Antarctica’s history and its unique status as a continent reserved for peace and science.
© Marissa Roth. Between 2015 - 2019, award winning photographer Marissa Roth made seven transatlantic crossings on the Queen Mary II, resulting in a poetic photographic study of what it means to cross an ocean.
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