How Cancer Becomes Us

Lochlann Jain
Date and Time: 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 5:30pm

Department of Anthropology
Main Quad - Building 50
Room 51A (Colloquium Room)


Lochlann Jain, Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology, will talk about the process of writing her compelling book Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us. Nearly half of us will be diagnosed with invasive cancer during our lifetimes. The book’s website is here:

Her personal website, where she describes her interest as understanding the ways stories get told, is here: