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Friday, October 12 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
In Concept: Jonathon Keats on Art, Books, and the Future

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Among Jonathon Keats' projects are the sale of real estate in another space-time dimension, an attempt to genetically engineer God, and the copyrighting of his own brain. He is author of You Belong to the Universe: Buckminster Fuller and the Future, Forged: Why Fakes are the Great Art of Our Age, and Virtual Words: Language on the Edge of Science and Technology. In conversation with Michael McElligott of The Long Now Foundation, an organization that seeks to slow down our culture's frantic pace by reminding us of our distant past and faraway future. FREE

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Jonathon Keats

Jonathon Keats is an author, experimental philosopher and conceptual artist. But according to the New Yorker, that's only the beginning. "In a landscape of conceptual art most often known for pure puzzlement or pallid preaching, Keats is a poet of ideas whose work always rests on... Read More →
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Michael McElligott

Michael McElligott (aka Mikl-Em) is an actor, writer, and producer who has been active in San Francisco creative circles as a performer and instigator for 20+ years. Currently he curates and hosts the eclectic Conversations at The Interval lecture series for the Long Now Foundation... Read More →

Friday October 12, 2018 7:00pm - 8:30pm PDT
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