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  • Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Penn Bookstore

April 3, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Peter Conn, Professor of English and Education Emeritus at Penn, discusses his book, “Adoption: A Brief Social and Cultural History.”

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“Conn’s book is an important contribution to the literature on adoption. The historical material is extremely valuable, and is covered in great detail. Furthermore, the fluency of Conn’s prose make this volume a pleasure to read.” – Sally Haslanger, Professor, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, MIT