Cabinet of Curiosities, WORD Christchurch, 30 Aug

Having spent the past <mumble mumble> years writing a novel in which Ernest Rutherford has a small (off-page) role, it seems timely to step into ER’s lecture theatre to deliver a tiny lecture of my own, as part of WORD Christchurch’s Shifting Points of View spring 2019 season.

Cabinet of Curiosities

A collection of short and intimate lectures on curious subjects, from experts and amateur enthusiasts, delivered in the characterful surrounds of Ernest Rutherford’s own lecture theatre. What will you see? What will you get? You’ll have to come along and find out. With bestselling British author and adventurer Simon Winchester, writer and WORD Programme Director Rachael King, novelist and recovering scientist Tracy Farr, art and history enthusiast Lana Coles, and science writer Simon Pollard. Read more…

When: 7.30–9.00 pm, Friday 30th August 2019

Where: Rutherford’s Den Lecture Theatre, The Arts Centre of Christchurch

Tickets: $20 (service fees apply)

For more information about this event, and to purchase tickets, view this event on the WORD Christchurch website.