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The Man Who Swam Inside the Planet
Julie Hauserman, award-winning Florida journalist and author of Drawn to the Deep, the Remarkable Underwater Explorations of Wes Skiles (University Press of Florida 2018), gives a striking slide show of photos taken inside Earth and a description of expeditions. She tells the story of Wes Skiles, a Florida man, and National Geographic explorer who became one of the top photographers in the world while working in a place with no natural light – the planet’s aquifers.
This event is funded by the Florida Humanities Florida Talks program, in partnership with the Friends of Wakulla Springs State Park, Inc.
Date/time: March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Presented By:Julie Hauserman, Journalist/Author