Jay Griffiths on Kith
Thursday, 11 September 2014 from 19:00 to 20:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Jay Griffiths, award-winning writer and author of Wild: An Elemental Journey, will discuss how children's affinity for nature is an essential and universal element of childhood. With reference to her book Kith: The Riddle of the Childscape and the no strangers exhibition at the RBGE, Griffiths will look at childhood in various cultures, citing anthropology, history, philosophy and literature.
When & Where
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is renowned throughout the world for its scientific and horticultural excellence, and its four Gardens in Scotland are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
The exhibitions and events programme is extensive and varied - please see www.rbge.org.uk/events for details.