China: Through the Lens of John Thomson, A Talk by Betty Yao

Heriot-Watt is delighted to welcome exhibition curator, Betty Yao, to talk about John Thomson, his stunning photographs and the fascinating China that they reveal. Join us for this free event to find out more about these captivating images.

The event will take place on Zoom at 7pm on Wednesday 24 November 2021. After booking you will receive a confirmation email and the Zoom link to the talk will be sent out shortly beforehand. We look forward to you joining us.

This talk is part of the first Edinburgh exhibition of China: Through the Lens of John Thomson (1837-1921) which is on display at the James Watt Centre, Heriot Watt University. The exhibition commemorates the centenary of his death and forms part of Thomson’s alma mater, Heriot Watt University’s bi-centennial celebrations. To find out more about the exhibition, please visit our Exhibitions page.

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