CANCELLED Fossil Feast Dinner with Neil Shubin at Terra & Vine Restaurant

CANCELLED - TO BE RESCHEDULED

Bookends & Beginnings bookstore presents scientist and Field Museum Provost Neil Shubin at a dinner and discussion of his new book Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA. You'll hear a fascinating story about the scientific quest to decode our multi-billion-year evolutionary history using fossils, bacteria, DNA and other evidence. And you'll enjoy a delicious three-course "Fossil Feast" dinner at Evanston's Terra & Vine restaurant that's not Paleo--it's downright Jurassic:

First Course:
House Made Focaccia, olive oil
and
A Field [Museum] Salad
mixed greens, dinosaur kale, quinoa, carrots, paleo vinaigrette

Second Course;
Tomahawk Porkchop
8 oz pork chop with bone, beluga lentils, basil mashed potatoes, pink peppercorn sauce

Dessert:
Molten Lava Cake
chocolate ganache, candy sprinkles

An herbivore menu is available upon request. Two glasses of house wine or beer are included.

More Info on Neil Shubin:
Shubin is the author of "Some Assembly Required," "Your Inner Fish," and "The Universe Within." He is the Robert R. Bensley Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy at the University of Chicago and Provost of the Field Museum of Natural History. He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2011.

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Event date: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
1712 Sherman Avenue, Alley #1
Evanston, IL 60201
Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781101871331
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Pantheon - March 17th, 2020