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Longwood Author Series Presents: Borrowing Life
January 11th @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Please join us for Countway’s first virtual Author Series event of 2022:
Borrowing Life: How Scientists, Surgeons, and a War Hero Made the First Successful Organ Transplant a Reality
A conversation with author Shelley Fraser Mickle
Tuesday, January 11
5:30-7:00pm EST via Zoom
Against a global backdrop of wartime suffering and postwar hope, Borrowing Life gathers the personal histories of the men and women behind the team that enabled and performed the modern medical miracle of the world’s first successful organ transplant.
“An extraordinary work … a beautiful tribute to medical science as well as to humanity.” (Jill McCorkle, NYT bestselling author of Life After Life)