Talk: Mariner Roundtable Discussion

Zubenelgenubi: The Price to be Paid, a film by Serena Korda, 2019

  • Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth

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Dr Sarah Chapman, Artistic Director at The Arts Institute, leads a roundtable discussion on the Mariner Exhibition, looking at how S.T. Coleridge's poem might be understood in these present times of ecological crises. The discussion will feature contributions from literary scholars, scientists, and contributing artists to the exhibition.

Date: Wednesday 13 November
Time: 16:00 - 18:00
Venue: Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building
Free admission, booking advised

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Today's events

Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean

Join us in The Levinsky Gallery from Monday 23 September–Saturday 16 November for a fascinating exhibition exploring the contemporary relevance of one of the most influential poems in the English language 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner', featuring a range of new commissions and selected artworks from international artists.

Investigating issues around ecology, the environment, immigration and displacement, this exhibition is accompanied by a thought-provoking programme of talks, film and poetry. 

Find out more about the Mariner

View the associated programme

Antarctica Raft of the Medusa. Courtesy Lucy + Jorge Orta

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