A discussion about Whymper’s mountaineering classic
SMMoA Book Club: Edward Whymper’s Scrambles Amongst the Alps, Led by Artist Ephraim PuusempSanta Monica Museum of Art (2525 Michigan Ave, G-1 Santa Monica, CA 90404) Map it Free
Contemporary artist and avid skier Ephraim Puusemp leads a discussion about Whymper’s mountaineering classic, originally published in 1871. In Scrambles Amongst the Alps a young Englishman realizes his dreams of arctic exploration and eventually makes history after a series of failed and disastrous attempts to summit the Matterhorn. Register for free at smmoa.org/programs.