richard burton lecture

‘Wales, America and the Space Race’: The Annual Richard Burton Lecture given by George Abbey, former Director of the NASA Johnson Space Center and Fellow in Space Policy at the Baker Institute, Rice University, Houston, Texas. Lecture will be given on Thursday 25 April 2013 at 6.30 pm (reception from 6.00pm) in the Faraday Lecture Theatre, Faraday Building, Swansea University.


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Topics will include the moon landings, the space shuttle programme and why Wales is the most photographed nation from space. The event will be introduced by Gwyneth Lewis, former National Poet of Wales and current Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Swansea University, and will include a reading from Zero Gravity.

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Wednesday April 24th, 2013

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