The Art of Being Lost

Date & Time: 30 May 2013, 5:30pm
Venue: Globe Hall, Hay Festival Site, Hay-on-Wye
Speaker(s): Henrietta Moore, Polly Morland, Charles Sturridge
Chair: Gabriel Gbadamosi

Smartphones and satellite technology enable us to navigate every area of our lives, but do we risk losing something in the process? Should we embrace the romance of disorientation, delight in tearing up the map and instead seek out the new, dangerous, and unexpected?

Director of Shackleton, Charles Sturridge, writer and documentary maker Polly Morland and leading anthropologist Henrietta Moore imagine a mapless existence at “How the Light Gets In”, the Philosophy and Music Festival at Hay 2013.

 

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