In Conversation: Joanna Geyer-Kordesch

Joanna Geyer-Kordesch talks on Why Gardens Matter about our varied and vital experience of gardens in this unique series of live Friday afternoon discussions with writers.

In Conversation: Joanna Geyer-Kordesch

About In Conversation: Joanna Geyer-Kordesch

Joanna Geyer-Kordesch on Why Gardens Matter about our varied and vital experience of gardens.

Why does someone spend months or years on a particular theme? Why is it important to them, and to us?

Find out in this unique series of live Friday afternoon discussions with writers who have been gripped by a subject that will not let them go.

A Year of Conversation 2019 is a collaborative project across Scotland designed to celebrate, initiate and explore conversation as a means of engaging with each other and the wider world.

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