Event: What Women Write
Event: The Cabaret of Wild Culture
Bio: Zoe Cormier is an author, journalist, public speaker and events producer with a background in biology. Her first book, Sex, Drugs and Rock n' Roll: The Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science—hand-picked by The Guardian as a "mustread"—was published by Profile Books in August 2014.
Book: Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll, Profile Books
Synopsis: Sex, Drugs and Rock n' Roll: The Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science has been reviewed with wide acclaim by such diverse publications as Wired, The Daily Mail, The Independent, BBC Focus and The Big Issue. Zoe Cormier's first book celebrates and explores why being bad feels so good—and why these "base" pursuits are key to what makes us human.