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Highlights: Western Australia's Natural History Collections

Presented by Professor Alistair Paterson, The University of Western Australia


Swans were never meant to be black; in medieval Europe unicorns had more credibility. Yet for us, the black swan exemplifies how a non-human species has come to represent a particular place and people.
 
By uncovering and analysing how WA's landscape, species and societies have been visualised as unique and peculiar, we explore how WA collections both at home and abroad have embodied representations of place, people and experience.
 
$15 for two people (inc. GST). 
 
Bring a friend for free!
 
Bookings are essential as places are limited.
 
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    Event Showings

    Tuesday 11 June, 6.30pm to 7.30pm

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    Price

    Ticketed event

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    Location

    City of Perth Library

    573 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000

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