How We Die Now

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:10 pm

Karla Erickson will discuss her popular new book How We Die Now: Intimacy and the Work of Dying with a panel of students, faculty, and community members at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in the Burling Library Lounge.

This event is open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.

Panelists are:

  • Karla Erickson, associate professor of sociology, Grinnell College
  • David Cook-Martin, associate professor of sociology and director of the Center for International Studies, Grinnell College
  • Harley Henry, resident of a nearby continuing care retirement community
  • Luther Erickson, Grinnell resident, professor emeritus of chemistry
  • Hanna Lee '17, an undeclared major from San Diego, Calif.
  • Alice Ko '17, an undeclared major from Bellevue, Wash.

Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology, the Dean’s Office, and the Grinnell College Libraries.