Distinguished Carlson Lecture featuring Margot Lee Shetterly

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
6:00 PM  Lecture & Discussion with Michele Norris
7:00 PM  Book Signing

Carlson Family Stage at Northrop 
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

By telling the astonishing story of African American women who served as “human computers” behind the scenes at NASA during World War II and beyond, author Margot Lee Shetterly breaks open critical conversations about issues of race, gender, and science that continue to plague our country.

Lecture followed by conversation with Michele Norris
Executive Director, The Race Card Project, Aspen Institute
Former Host, National Public Radio 


Set against the rich backdrop of WWII, the civil rights era, and the fight for gender equality, her New York Times best seller celebrates the ways women and people of color have contributed to American innovation and also explores prejudice, bias, and other compelling issues impacting civil rights.

 

WHEN
February 21, 2017 at 6pm - 7pm
WHERE
Northrop Auditorium
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States
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CONTACT
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