PoL # 12 Aral Sea Stories: Tahrira, golden carp, untraceable artists who restore fishermen to ships stranded in the desert and other tales

With Peter Cusack Date: Wednesday February 11th, 2015 Time: Arrive at 18:15 (starts promptly at 18:30) Venue: LCC, Elephant & Castle reception¬†Directions Fifty years ago the Aral Sea in Central Asia was the planet's fourth largest lake. In the decades since it has virtually disappeared; a victim of the disastrous cotton irrigation schemes that extract … Continue reading PoL # 12 Aral Sea Stories: Tahrira, golden carp, untraceable artists who restore fishermen to ships stranded in the desert and other tales