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Drunk Science presents DEAD BODIES
Aug 18, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm| $5
Drunk Science presents: DEAD BODIES
Drunk Science is an event hosted by comedians Joanna Rothkopf (features editor at Jezebel), Shannon Odell (neuroscience PhD candidate at Weill Cornell) and Jordan Mendoza (once was pre-med). In each show, three intoxicated comedians compete to present the best scientific dissertation to a panel of real scientists.
This month features:
Janelle James (Just for Laughs, Seeso’s Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, @midnight on Comedy Central)
Marlena Rodriguez (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Second City, Mas Mejor’s Bouncers)
Tim Barnes (NPR’s Wait Wait, Don’t Tell Me, AV Club)
and Ernest Myers as IGOR
With special guest: Dr. Angelique Corthals
Angelique Corthals is a biological/biomedical and forensic anthropologist. She earned her DPhil (PhD) at the University of Oxford and is currently working as assistant professor at the City University of New York – John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY) and was scientific director of the BioBank at SUNY Stony Brook University School of Medicine in the Department of Pathology until February 2016. She has held faculty and curatorial positions at the University of Manchester, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) and at the Stony Brook University department of Anthropology