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Odd Salon
Twist
Tuesday, October 18
7pm - 11pm.
21+.
$15 Gen. Adm.;
$25 Reserved Seating.
Speakers:

Tamar Baskind (Apple Twists of the Arabian Nights)
Kesha Grey (An Unexpected Marvel of Military Aircraft)
Gillian Howe (Gumption and Guile: The Story of Josephine Baker)
Michael Brodhead (Rats in Toilets & Other Good Ideas that Went Terribly Wrong)
Christian Cagigal (Dances that Made Old People Very, Very Upset)
Daniel Cohen (Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: the Secret Life of Fiber Reinforcement)

Curated by:

Arthur Kay
Twist will feature six short stories with turns for the unexpected, from legends of the Arabian Nights to airborne badasses of WWII, wild west ne'erdowells to jazz age darlings, and ill fated attempts to control nature to the progression of up-close dance moves.

Expert talks on odd topics; odd talks on everything else. Odd Salon is a series of cocktail hour lectures, featuring short talks illuminating extraordinary and unusual chapters from history, science, art, and adventure. We invite experts and amateurs alike to have a drink with us and share inspiring and strange tales so we can all learn something new -- from legends of lost cities to masters of art forgery, engineering failures to murderous sideshow performers, daring heists, questionable taxidermy, and tales of epic revenge. Twice monthly at DNA Lounge!

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