Critically engage with the concept of wilderness, how it emerged, what it tries to describe, how we like to imagine ourselves in it and most importantly,
what it means to you?!
These and more questions revolving around images of wild, wildness and wilderness will be reflected and elaborated on in an engaging walking anthropology workshop aimed at revealing cultural constructs and fantasies, social deplorations and agendas, as well as personal sentiments and aspirations hidden behind related ideas and ideals.
The goal is to provide you with a profound understanding of the complexities and social applications of these words and imaginaries to give you a grounded foundation for your personal definition and interaction with “wilderness”.
Discover the manyfold meanings of wilderness and what it means and can mean to you and the world as a whole!
For this light or medium walking talk
no prior hiking experience is required.