Dava Sobel talks on “The Glass Universe”

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Venue/Location

Orvis Auditorium, UH Mānoa: Honolulu, HI (map)

Date

June 28, 2017 at 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Details

The UH Institute for Astronomy, the UH Vice Chancellor for Research and the UH College of Arts & Humanities presents Dava Sobel talks on “The Glass Universe.”

The acclaimed author of Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time (Walker, 1995), Dava Sobel will be speaking about her new book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars (Viking, 2016), which tells the story of the women who worked at the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s.

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