Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Nerd Nite Philly: May Edition!
Like the pied piper of nerds, this series has Philly’s intellectuals flocking to its monthly events. The May 2011 Edition of Philly Nerd Nite is upon us and on Thursday, May 12, MarBar will again host the drink and lecture series.
As usual, doors open at 7:30pm and the show starts at 8pm. This month’s topics and speakers include bits about investigative reporting, the photography interests of Central Asian hipsters, Muslim elephants, music and comedy.
Here’s the full line-up:
“Investigative Science Reporting,” by Kerry Grens
“Real Lomos, Fake Lomos, and the Politics and Practice of Analouge Photography Among Central Asian Hipsters,” by Erica Pelta Feldman
“The Strange Case of Charlemagne’s Muslim Elephant,” by Paul M. Cobb.
Music by Kassie Richardson c
Comedy by Aaron Hertzog
MarBar 40th & Walnut 200 S. 40th St., Philadelphia, PA 215-222-0100