Going to Extremes

Organization: Hubbard Library


Date:6/27/2019

Time:6:30pm - 7:30pm


Cost:free


Going to Extemes

Peter Mandel hunts his stories and photos in the world's far corners, including Antarctica, India, Egypt, Patagonia, the fjords of Norway, the mountain pathways of Japan, and the deserts of Africa. The author of ten books, he'll show slides of his most extreme travel experiences—surviving a coup in Ecuador, visiting a ‘city’ of penguins at the South Pole, fishing for piranha on Brazil’s Rio Negro, floating in the Goodyear Blimp, sailing on an Arctic icebreaker, camping in the African bush, and kayaking to the Statue of Liberty—and talk about how adventure travel turns to prose in today's media.  

Presenter: Peter Mandel, An award-winning adventure travel journalist for The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, National Geographic, and The Providence Journal.

 


Building: Hubbard Library

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