Odd Salon: Rare
Tuesday, April 7, 7:00-10:00PM
DNA Lounge, 375 Eleventh Street, San Francisco, 415-626-1409
Stories from the merely unusual to the exquisitely exotic, mysterious diseases & languages nearly extinct, to gems found only once in a lifetime.
Kelly Jensen - David Attenborough & the Carnivorous Plant of DOOM!
Rachael Van Schoik - Synesthesia: When Colors Taste Like Sounds
Frederic Lightning Leist - Ambergris: The Surprising Origins of a Rare Perfume
Isolde Honore - Extraordinary Conservation Measures: How We Almost Lost the California Condor
Lilia Gutnik - Bagels, Lox & the Beastie Boys: Yiddish as We Know It
Todd Barrett - The Curse of the Black Opal
Advance tickets recommended and appreciated.
Odd Salon is an evening series of cocktail hour lectures in San Francisco, featuring short talks illuminating extraordinary and unusual chapters from history, science, art, and adventure.