Odd Salon: Rare

  • DNA Lounge 375 11th St San Francisco, CA, 94103 United States

Odd Salon: Rare
Tuesday, April 7, 7:00-10:00PM
DNA Lounge, 375 Eleventh Street, San Francisco, 415-626-1409
$15
21+
http://www.oddsalon.com/salon/rare
http://www.dnalounge.com/calendar/2015/04-07d.html

Stories from the merely unusual to the exquisitely exotic, mysterious diseases & languages nearly extinct, to gems found only once in a lifetime.

Featuring:

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.