Blood, Brains & Lobotomies

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Brunswick Library
Sycamore Room North and South

Event Details

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.  

This event is intended for students in grades 6-12, but adults are welcome as well. 

Event Type(s): Books & Authors, Health & Wellness
Age Group(s): Teen, Adult

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