The Interval Salon Talk Series 2018
Jun 26th Through Sep 4th
The Interval At Long Now’s Tuesday evening Salon Talks continue at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., when environmental researcher Shahzeen Attari addresses “Facts, Feelings, and Stories: How To Motivate Action On Climate Change.”
Science fiction author, scientist, and entrepreneur Hannu Rajaniemi discusses “The Spirit Singularity: Science and the Afterlife At the Turn of the Twentieth Century” on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Rajaniemi researched Victorian-era attempts to map the afterlife, which inspired his latest novel, Summerland.
Best-selling author and Long Now Foundation board member Esther Dyson delivers an intriguing talk, “The Short Now: What Addiction, Day-Trading, and Most of Society’s Ills Have in Common,” on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
On Tuesday, September 4, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Stanford University humanities professor and historian Caroline Winterer presents “The Art and Science of Deep Time: Conceiving the Inconceivable, 01800-01900.”
The Interval offers stimulating evening sessions with noted experts in future-facing topics. Enjoy signature Interval cocktails while listening to cutting-edge discussions of what may happen in the future.