The seventh international conference on the Inspiration of Astronomical Phenomena (INSAP VII), sponsored by the Sophia Centre for the Study of Cosmology in Culture, University of Wales, Lampeter, will be held at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institute in Bath, England, from Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October 2010. The Conference will explore humanity's fascination with the sky, which has been a strong and often dominant element in human life and culture. Scholars from a variety of disciplines, from the humanities and sciences, as well as artists, are invited to present and discuss their work on the cultural impact and inspiration of astronomical phenomena. The list of topics discussed at previous INSAP conferences is available at the INSAP web site, http://www.insap.org/insap/. Attendance is limited to 100 participants.
Dr Nicholas Campion,
Sophia Centre for the Study of Cosmology in Culture,
Department of Archaeology, History and Anthropology,
University of Wales,
Lampeter, Ceredigion, Wales, SA48 7ED, UK.
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