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Origins and evolution of a theory: Alfred Russel Wallace

Glynn Vivian Activity

Being Human Festival
23 Nov 2018
1.00PM. Ends at 2.00pm
This event is free.
Glynn Vivian
Alexandra Road Swansea SA1 5DZ

Room 1

Find out more about one of Wales' foremost scientists, whose work led to the most revolutionary theory of the modern age - the theory of evolution.

Actor Ioan Hefin, star of Theatr na nÓg's play You Should Ask Wallace - Gofynnwch i Wallace, which has been performed throughout Wales, the UK and beyond, and the scientist and broadcaster, Elin Rhys, Honorary Fellow of Swansea University discuss how the work and life of pioneering naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace, a self-taught man, still inspire and astound the world. A free event held through the medium of Welsh. All welcome.

A workshop for school children on Wallace's life and work with the actor Ioan Hefin and some of Swansea University's scientists will also be held earlier in the day.

Event Partners: Academi Hywel Teifi; Theatr na nÓg; Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

The events will be held through the medium of Welsh

FREE EVENT in association with Being Human: The UK's only Festival of the Humanities

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