Global Lab

Global Lab offers inspiring examples of creative practice in the arts, education and frontline activism, with the opportunity to share, question and dialogue.

Global Lab

About Global Lab

As humanity faces an ecological, social, economic and cultural storm, storytellers and communities worldwide are sourcing stories that offer healing and hope. Global Lab offers inspiring examples of creative practice in the arts, education and frontline activism, with the opportunity to share, question and dialogue.

27th Septemmber: Living for the Sea with Youthlink Scotland & John Hamilton

19th October: Deep Healing and Ecology with Laura Simms

21st October: Journey to the Mountain Source with Geeta Ramanujam

23rd October: At Sea with the Selkies with Janis Mackay

24th October: Native America and Scotland: Atlantic Crossings with Julie Cajune and Douglas Mackay

26th October: Myths of the Corryvreckan Whirlpool by Seoras Macpherson and Stuart McHardy

28th October: Tobar an Dualchais | Well of Stories with Martainn Mac An T-Saoir | Martin MacIntyre

30th October: The Earth Stories Collection with Grian Cutanda, Donald Smith & Earth Tellers Network


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