Join the Friends for an Exhibit Tour & Go Big Read Discussion

UW’s Go Big Read choice for 2012-1013 is the remarkable Radioactive: Marie and Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout by Lauren Redniss. One of Ebling Library’s most popular exhibits has been “Fallout: The Mixed Blessing of Radiation and the Public Health”, which was imagined in response to Radioactive.

The Friends of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Library and Ebling Library will be hosting a tour of “Fallout,” with curator, Micaela Sullivan-Fowler, followed by a moderated Go Big Read Book Discussion with Associate Professor Richard Staley from UW’s History of Science Department. A reception will be held after the discussion. All the events are open to the the UW campus and community.

When:
Thursday, February 7, 2013
5:00 – 6:00 Viewing of “Fallout”
6:00 – 7:00 Moderated discussion of Radioactive & reception

Where:

Ebling Library’s Historical Reading Room of Ebling Library (3rd floor) and Room 1335 in the Health Sciences Learning Center
750 Highland Avenue
Public parking is available in Lot 60 (free) & Lot 76 (pay) on Marsh Dr. off Highland Ave.

Copies of Radioactive are available at local public libraries and bookstores.

Questions? Contact Micaela Sullivan-Fowler, zfhyyvina@yvoenel.jvfp.rqh, 608 262-2402 or Liz Nevers, rariref@yvoenel.jvfp.rqh, 608 265-2505.


Photo by Ebling’s Amanda Lambert.