What happens when you put an astronomer and a medical historian with poets and novelists?
What if the historian is also a poet?
And if the astronomer works in public engagement?
What if the novelists write about science, and one poet reviews for New Scientist?
Five voices from the arts and sciences discuss credibility in science:
6-7 pm, Wednesday 26th October, Room 221
Marek Kukula, Public Astronomer at the Royal Observatory Greenwich
Marek Kukula, Public Astronomer, Royal Observatory Greenwich
Sue Guiney, Poet, Novelist, Writer-in-Residence, SOAS, University of London
Richard Barnett, Wellcome Trust Public Engagement Fellow
Laura Dietz, Novelist, Science Writer, Anglia Ruskin University
Kelley Swain, Poet, Reviewer, Writer-in-Residence, The Whipple Museum of the History of Science
Followed by a workshop on writing stories from science:
Led by Laura Dietz & Kelley Swain, with an introduction by Richard Barnett and a guest appearance from Sue Guiney