Mary Roach in Conversation with Rebecca Skloot

Monday, April 29, 2013 @ 6:00pm

Event Info

Admission

FREE

Venue

Harold Washington Library Center

400 S. State St

Chicago, 

IL 

Presenter

Chicago Public Library
312-747-4300

This event will be recorded for WBEZ’s Chicago Amplified.

Acclaimed and bestselling science writers Mary Roach and Rebecca Skloot provide a fascinating discussion about Roach’s new book Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal and the writing process associated with science-based literature. Roach takes us down the hatch on an unforgettable tour of our insides. Ms. Skloot, the author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, joins Ms. Roach for what is sure to be one of the season's most fascinating discussions. This program is presented in partnership with the Illinois Science Council.

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