Evening at Egan to focus on 'Anatomia Italiana'

This week’s Evening at Egan lecture will be “Anatomia Italiana: the History of Anatomy, Medicine, and Art along the Italian Peninsula,” led by

Heidi Pearson, Assistant Professor of Marine Biology. Pearson’s presentation will feature the history of anatomy, medical education, and art in the Medieval and Renaissance Eras in Italy, framed within a photographic travelogue of the region.

The talk begins at 7 p.m. Friday in the Egan Lecture Hall.

Next week’s talk, on Oct. 18, will be “The Sinking of the Princess Sophia: a Canadian-American Disaster,” with Bill Morrison, co-author of “Sinking of the Princess Sophia: Taking the North Down with Her.”

For more information and the full fall schedule, visit www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.


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