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Books That Spur: Sandra Martin on A Good Death
November 12, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 pm
Author Sandra Martin discusses her timely, engaging and inspiring work A Good Death. In taking on our ultimate human right, award-winning journalist Sandra Martin charts the history of the right to die movement here and abroad through the personal stories of brave campaigners like Sue Rodriguez, Brittany Maynard and Gloria Taylor. Martin weighs the evidence from permissive jurisdictions such as the Netherlands, Oregon, California, Switzerland and Quebec and portrays her own intellectual and emotional journey through the tangled legal, medical, religious and political documentation concerning terminal sedation, slippery slopes, and the sanctity of life.
$15 General Admission