29 October 2015, 18:30 - 20:00
A public panel discussion exploring human responses to climate disruption and the arts. How do artists work with uncertain and uncomfortable topics? Is it possible to spark a desire to repair, heal and creatively respond to environmental damage? These questions and more will be addressed in this lively discussion and audience debate.
The conversation will be led by Dr Renee Lertzman, a psychosocial researcher focusing on the psychological dimensions of environmental engagement, and author of Environmental Melancholia. Our artistic panel are:
In addition Carmelo Carmilli (director/producer of a recent documentary charting life within a Costa Rican tribe) will be contributing via video.
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