Tue 30 July + Sat 3 August 7pm | Hayes Valley

Would you like a drink? Why is it celebrated and shameful to be inebriated? Ernest Hemingway wrote “Modern life is often a mechanical oppression, and liquor is the only mechanical relief.” But where can your mind be transported through the magic of ayahuasca, alcohol and narcotics? This conversation will invite you to consider why we seek inebriation and which intoxicants you would legalise.