(c) Chris Rainier
30 March 2020
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
Free Members + one guest
Chris Rainier has spent thirty years exploring masks of the world. Chris will explain the meaning behind mask rituals and why humans have worn masks since the dawn of civilization.
A bookable supper is available after this lecture. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other members and their guests.
Monday night lectures are open to Fellows and members and are included in the cost of membership
Booking is not required to attend Monday night lectures
Please show your Society membership card on arrival
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Please take your seat in the Ondaatje Theatre by 6.20pm as lectures start promptly
Society members can watch a selection of Monday night lectures online
Stay for supper at the Society after Chris Rainer's lecture, The journey of the mask, and meet other members and their guests.
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