Saturday, 29 January 2011
The Silk Road: A Photographic Journey by Michael Fairchild
Lecture: The Silk Road: A Photographic Journey
Where: Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Rd, Holbrook, NY 11741
Date: February 22, 2011
The Silk Road: A Photographic Journey: Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2 p.m.: Professional photographer Michael Fairchild set out to document life along the ancient Silk Road in China. In this narrative high-definition presentation, he recreates the feeling of Marco Polo's epic 13th century voyage. Be transported to the ancient city of Xian with its terra cotta army, the Forbidden City in Beijing, the Buddhist treasures of the Mogao caves, and remote stretches of the Great Wall.