For the first time ever, a Slate podcast will be performing live in Los Angeles! The Culture Gabfest is coming to the Peterson Automotive Museum on March 20 for a live taping hosted by Zócalo. Tickets are free, and our special guest for the evening will be actress Elizabeth Banks. There will be free cocktails on the museum’s roof after the show.
We hope to see you on March 20. Register for free tickets here.
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