The Social Life of DNA

Alondra Nelson talked about her book The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation After the Genome, in which she looks at the way genetic testing is being used to address questions about race and reparations.

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  • Alondra Nelson Professor Columbia University->Sociology Department
  • Lisa O'Sullivan Director New York Academy of Medicine->Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health


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The Social Life of DNA

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 17, 2016 | 7:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 02, 2016 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 17, 2016 | 7:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 24, 2016 | 3:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2016 | 6:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 02, 2016 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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