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Mindy McGinnis- Blood, Brains, and Lobotomies

April 19 @ 6:00 pm

Author Mindy McGinnis shares the research behind her Edgar Award-Winning Gothic historical thriller, A MADNESS SO DISCREET. Learn about how doctors treated brain injuries in the 1890’s and the different aspects of care for the mentally ill – for better or for worse. Also included is a brief history of The Athens Lunatic Asylum, the setting for the novel.

 

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Date:
April 19
Time:
6:00 pm

Organizer

Southeast Ohio History Center
Phone:
(740) 592-2280
Email:
director@athenshistory.org
Website:
http://athenshistory.org/

Venue

Southeast Ohio History Center
65 N Court St
Athens, OH 45701-2506 United States
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Phone:
(740) 592-2280
Website:
http://athenshistory.org/