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David Helvarg

Author David Helvarg will share the history, culture, and changing nature of California’s coasts and ocean. He will discuss his book, The Golden Shore, which examines the spirit of the Californian coast, its mythic place in American culture, and the state’s connection with the sea. Helvarg is the executive director of Blue Frontier Campaign, editor of the Ocean and Coastal Conservation Guide, and a former journalist and war correspondent.

Golden Shore

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The Golden Shore: California’s Love Affair with the Sea
Archived Event Information

Thursday, Feb 28, 2013 | 7:00 PM–8:30 PM

Cost $5 for public; FREE for Aquarium members, seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students with valid ID and advanced reservations.
RSVP (562) 590-3100, ext. 0
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