Event: RETHINKING THE AMAZON.
Organizer: THE BRITISH LIBRARY.
Speakers: Eduardo Kohn, Pola Oloixarac, Elisabeth Heyne.
Date: Sep 28th 7:00pm UK Time. Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Sep 28th 11:00am | ET: Sep 28th 2:00pm.
Europe - UK: Sep 28th 7:00pm | CET: Sep 28th 8:00pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Sep 29th 2:00am | AET: Sep 29th 4:00am.
"As home to multiple indigenous populations as well as more than 40,000 plant species, 2.5 million insect species and 2,000 mammals, the Amazon comprises the larges rainforest in the world. Increasingly under threat from encroaching development and human activity, its destruction threatens to unbalance the global eco system and decimate the rainforest’s indigenous communities.
Join anthropologist Dr Eduardo Kohn, writer Pola Oloixarac and curator Dr Elisabeth Heyne as they draw from their research to reflect on the potential for engaging with, learning from and protecting the Amazon world..."
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
The British Library