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GRIFT ~ Nov 10, 2015

Tales of the hoax & the hustler, clever con men & daring pigeon drops, rackets, ropers & marks made of money

Tues, Nov 10, 2015 at DNA Lounge


Casey Selden ~ The Big Con: The lingo of grifters, swindlers and con men
Leonard Apeltsin ~ Shady Princes and Spanish Prisoners: The Oldest Scam in the Book
Besha Grey ~ The Confidence Queen of New York
Christian Cagigal ~ “Tossin’ the Broads” – History and Exposé of the Three Card Monte
Imogen Speer ~ The Oily Trade Of the Rattlesnake King
Eva Galperin ~ The Affair of the Necklace: When Diamonds Were Not the Queen’s Best Friend

Curated by Annetta Black