This page is part of the 2007 FESTIVAL ARCHIVE.
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24th August - 2nd September 2007

The ghost and the machine

Faster, better, more efficient – the benefits of technology are easy to list. Drawing on his experience living in tribal cultures, James Cowan argues that our reliance on machines is eroding our spiritual life. He speaks about balancing the scientific and the sacred with Radio National’s Rachael Kohn.

Date: 31 August 2007
Time: 11:45am – 12:45pm
Venue: Tower Theatre

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