Join members of the Queer Histories of Southwestern Alberta exhibit team as they discuss oral histories and other recent additions to the Galt's Archives.
In this presentation by Jim Linville, the geography and sometimes biting social commentary of Pratchett’s Discworld is used as a traveller’s guide to some aspects of the world as imagined by those who think the earth really is flat.
Maria Dunn (with Shannon Johnson and Terry Morrison; video by Don Bouzek/Ground Zero Productions) perform Troublemakers 2019 (an updated version of the original Troublemakers multimedia show) as part of a tour to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the 1919 Great Labour Revolt.
Childhood is seen as a period of discovery characterized by imagination and freedom, yet children are regularly constrained by boundaries based on age, experience and geography.
Picard’s DNA Chart and Indy’s Staff of Ra: Maps to Archaeological Worlds in Science Fiction and Fantasy
Kevin McGeough will discuss how maps to ancient sites in science fiction and fantasy film and television are used to create imaginative moral geographies through which antiquity is invoked as a means of discussing the present.
Come have lunch and enjoy a keynote presentation with Eugene Brave Rock.
Come to the Galt Museum’s Beer Tasting Soirée and experience Worlds Imagined. Come dressed as your favourite character from Middle Earth, Final Fantasy or any point in between. Themed food, entertainment, music, a costume contest with great prizes for your themed costumes, and other whimsical fun is in store. Get your tickets early for this magical time.