The Health Museum

The Figuration of Genetics From Text to Film

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

07:00 PM – 08:00 PM

Join Judith Roof, Ph.D. who's work includes, twentieth-century and contemporary studies, comparative modernism, drama and performance studies, film studies, theories of sexuality, science, literature, and culture.

About the Lecture

The History and Culture of Disease and Healing is a FREE twelve part seminar series at The Health Museum presented in collaboration with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, Rice University & the University of Houston. Each seminar has been chosen for their relevance to the relationships between human history and culture and the epidemiology and impact of disease and the arts of healing.

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