Sci-Fi Bites: The Future of Nourishment

Conversations  |  General  |  Fiction  |  English  |  1 hr

18 Nov, Sat, 7.00pm to 8.00pm
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Welcome to 2023, where a steaming bowl of ramen topped with a 14-legged giant isopod is no longer confined to the realm of science fiction—it's a tantalising $65 reality. Has our culinary journey gone too far, or is this simply an evolutionary leap in our ever-evolving taste buds? Join Adan Jimenez, Claire Low and Joses Ho as they embark on a mouthwatering exploration of food pills, grey grunge, insects and carb-blocking juice shakes to push the boundaries of taste, contemplate the future of nourishment, and unveil the most bewildering and imaginative forms of food that blur the lines between fiction and reality.

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Jason Erik Lundberg was born in New York City, grew up in North Carolina, and has lived in Singapore since 2007. He is the author and anthologist of over twenty-five books, including A Fickle and Restless WeaponFish Eats Lion ReduxMost Excellent and LamentableDiary of One Who Disappeared, the Bo Bo and Cha Cha picture book series, and the biennial Best New Singaporean Short Stories anthology series.

 
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