Indy’s best opportunities to converse, collaborate, and create

Provocate’s Picks

  • NerveAndKnowlege - bag

    [literary] = Sherlock | medicine

    August 20th — Before he dropped medicine for sleuth-writing, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a physician. Learn what Holmes can teach us about the doctor as detective from the editors of a new book. (Plus the self-medication with cocaine.)

  • crawl spiritual trail

    [music] = Spiritual Trail

    August 20th — Be part of a performance of music about water on the Indy Spiritual Trail ... on and in the water. Discover the balance between Apollonian and Dionysian spirituality.

  • muslim officer

    [religion] = Muslims + America + book

    September 20th — Come to the Central Library for a discussion of and with Muslim Hoosiers, plus a discussion of a book about Muslim Hoosiers. Invite your Trump-voting friends.

  • Pancakes and strawberries

    [politics] = pancakes +/- trade

    September 1st — Not everything international about pancakes can be found at IHOP. Join a discussion with the Indy Chamber of Commerce about whether the chamber can plug its collective nose for trump's protectionism.

  • wildpitch-landing

    [science] = beerxgenius

    September 21st — It's a talk organized by Central Indiana Science Outreach & center for Inquiry Indiana. IU Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry prof researches DNA helicases for his day job. His passion is strange yeasts for beer

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