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:
House Made Focaccia, olive oil
A Field [Museum] Salad
mixed greens, dinosaur kale, quinoa, carrots, paleo vinaigrette
8 oz pork chop with bone, beluga lentils, basil mashed potatoes, pink peppercorn sauce
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.