Book Launch for Testosterone: An Unauthorized Biography, by Rebecca M. Jordan-Young and Katrina Karkazis. Testosterone is not what you think it is, and it is decidedly not a “male sex hormone.” Here is the debunking life story of a molecule we thought we all knew. Testosterone is a familiar villain, a ready explanation for innumerable social phenomena, from the stock market crash and the overrepresentation of men in prisons to male dominance in business and politics. It’s a lot to pin on a simple molecule.
- Book Talks in Medical Humanities: Heather Davis's Plastic Matter
- Book Talks in the Medical Humanities: Keith Wailoo's Pushing Cool: Big Tobacco, Racial Marketing, and the Untold Story of the Menthol Cigarette
- Medical Humanities and Pandemic Urbanisms: An Unending Catastrophe: Revanchism and Relational Urbanism in Pandemic-hit Delhi
- Disaster Medicine: Equitable Health Care in a Changing Climate
Book Launch Roundtable Alison Piepmeier’s Unexpected: Parenting, Prenatal Testing, and Down Syndrome