WHO: Michael Lemonick– Chief Opinion Editor, Scientific American
Margee Kerr – Sociologist Who Studies Fear
Brian Regal – Teacher of History, Science, Technology, Medicine at Kean University
Richard Schwab – Mythological Consultant
WHAT: Experts discuss the origins and continued fascination with fabled beasts.
They are the stuff of legend, popularized in movies and television and described in detail in fantasy literature. For thousands of years, humankind has believed in mythical creatures, from dragons and cyclops, to vampires and sea monsters. Where did the stories of these fabled beasts come? A new Science Channel series MYTHICAL BEASTS, premiering Sunday, October 14 at 10pm ET/PT, looks at the origin stories of popular monster mysteries.
WHEN: Thursday, October 4 11:15am
WHERE: NYCC Rm 1A24