- When: Saturday 28 November 2020 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- Admission: Admission Free
- Booking: No booking required (drop-in)
- Venue Name: The Stand Comedy Club Live on YouTube and catch up On Demand
CODI will be live on The Stand’s YouTube channel and later added to their OnDemand website.
Take three top academics, three dangerous ideas, add one comedian and it’s the force of nature that is the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas (CODI).
As part of Explorathon 2020, CODI is sixty minutes of rapid-fire research from some of the finest minds in the country.
Curated by the University of Edinburgh as part of Beltane Public Engagement Network and produced by Fair Pley, CODI moves online to a live stream compilation format, with a live Q&A through the Live Stream page chat box function.
‘A fascinating discussion’ Broadway Baby
‘All of the CODI talks are designed to challenge their audiences’ Lancet
‘[T]here are no talks here which don’t promise to be hugely educational and thought-provoking’ List
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