Empathy Museum presents A Mile in My Shoes

Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Date: Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September
Time: 10:00 - 15:30
Location: Field
Website: http://www.empathymuseum.com/

What is it like to have spent years in prison, or to be a child growing up in Tehran, or to have rediscovered love in your eighties? The Empathy Museum could help you find out. Explore how empathy can have the power to transform our personal relationships and tackle global challenges.

An interactive shoe shop, A Mile in My Shoes invites you to (literally) step into someone else’s shoes and embark on a mile-long physical, emotional and imaginative journey to see the world through their eyes.  Clare Patey has collected shoes and stories from all over the UK and Australia, including some local voices with resonant tales to tell.

Watch the 5 minute video…

or the 11 minute video…

 


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