FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Friends of the Bata Library Host Prof. Julia Harrison, who will discuss "Making Travel Meaningful"
Wednesday, February 18, 2004, Peterborough
The Friends of the Bata Library will host a talk by Prof. Julia Harrison, chair, Trent University's Women's Studies department, on Thursday, February 19 at 8 p.m. in the Smith Conference Room, Bata Library.
Prof. Harrison will discuss "Making Travel Meaningful," highlighting findings from her recent book Being a Tourist: Finding Meaning in Pleasure Travel. In this study of the motivations of a large group of middle-class travelers, Prof. Harrison looks at the many reasons people undertake journeys for pleasure.
Everyone is welcome. Admission is free of charge.
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