Geographical journeys: microlectures @ Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), London [22 March]

Geographical journeys: microlectures

19:00 - 22:00

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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
1 Kensington Gore, SW7 2AR London, United Kingdom
An evening packed with tales of adventure and discovery to entertain and inspire, hosted by anthropologist and broadcaster Mary-Ann Ochota FRGS. Discussion encouraged in the bar. Organised by the Younger Members’ Committee.

Tickets in advance (book by 21 March): £12 | RGS-IBG members £9, group of 10 tickets £90.

Tickets on the day: £15 | RGS-IBG members £12.

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Speaker lineup:

Ellie Mackay — Heavy pack and heartfelt footsteps: rediscovering Southeast Asia

Brendan Rendall — Running Malawi: a journey through the ‘warm heart of Africa’

Stephanie Hadik — My life in Outer Mongolia: step by steppe

Oscar Scafidi — Kayaking the Kwanza: source to sea along Angola’s longest river

Janey McGill — Sunflowers for soldiers: one girl, two dogs and 616 sunflower seeds

Sophie Hollingsworth — Vanuatu: in search of female chiefs

Hear Mary-Ann Ochota discuss why you should join us for an evening packed with tales of adventure and discovery.

About the Younger Members’ events:

A lively programme of social events is organised by the Younger Members’ Committee throughout the year and forms one of the ways in which the Society engages with its younger members. Events are for like-minded Fellows and members to meet each other; most attendees fall into the 20-40 age group. Regular events include drinks in the Members' bar following Monday night lectures, quizzes, and an annual evening of microlectures.
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