Skepticism and the Supernatural, a Halloween dialogue – Oct 31

 Skepticism and the SupernaturalHalloween is the perfect day for a deep and magical dialogue on the supernatural! Michael Shermer is the founder of The Skeptics Society, and monthly contributor to Scientific American magazine. He has written over a dozen books, including The Moral Arc and Why People Believe Weird Things, and he has appeared on The Colbert ReportDateline, and Charlie Rose. Jamy Ian Swiss is a world-renowned magician and skeptic. He has been featured in print in The New Yorker and Vanity Fair, and on television on 48 Hours, PBS’s NOVAThe Today Show, AND he was a comedy writer and chief magic consultant for Penn & Teller. Please join Shermer and Swiss as they discuss the supernatural — on Halloween — with science and skepticism in mind.
  • WHAT:  Skepticism and the Supernatural, a Halloween dialogue
  • WHO:  Michael Shermer and Jamy Ian Swiss
  • WHEN:   5:00 PMSaturday, October 31, 2015
  • WHERE:  Brava Theater, 2781 –  24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
  • HOW:  Produced by Wonderfest and the Bay Area Skeptics as part of the Bay Area Science Festival.
  • TICKETS: Below
  • WHY:  Because we’re curious creatures.


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