Join us for our Science and Nature Lecture featuring Professor Sarah Richardson. This program is in person at the Mercantile Library, and also available virtually via Crowdcast.

Sep 9, 2021

6 – 8 pm EDT

Mercantile Library and online via Crowdcast

Sarah Richardson is Professor of the History of Science and of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard University, is a historian and philosopher of science who studies the sciences of sex, gender, sexuality, and reproduction. Richardson directs the Harvard GenderSci Lab, a collaborative, interdisciplinary research lab dedicated to generating concepts, methods, and theories for biomedical research on sex and gender.

Richardson is the author of Sex Itself: The Search for Male and Female in the Human Genome, a history of scientific research on the human sex chromosomes. Her latest book, The Maternal Imprint, explores a century of scientific theories of maternal-fetal effects.