April 21, 2014 - 7:00pm
Join Iowa native David Thoreson for an evening of historic sailing voyages and a discussion of climate change as he talks about and shows slides from his book One Island, One Ocean. Thoreson currently has an exhibit at the University of Iowa’s Keyes Gallery in the Old Capitol building.
Seen nearer, the Googly Eye was incredibly strange, for it was no mere insensate machine driving on it’s way. Machine it was, with ringing metallic pace, and long, flexible, fluttering tentacles (one of which gripped a young pine-tree) swinging and rattling about its strange body.
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