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EMBL Forum Lectures

Nita A. Farahany, Duke University

Rebecca Stott, University of East Anglia, UK

Monday, 22 September 2014 at 14:00 in the Large Operon, EMBL Heidelberg

Rebecca Stott, University of East Anglia, UK

The Long History of Evolution - what can we learn about science and originality?

Abstract

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Biography

Rebecca Stott is a professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia (Norwich, UK) who writes about the history of science in both the form of historical fiction and narrative non-fiction. She is the author of the two non-fiction books Darwin and the Barnacle and Darwin's Ghosts: In Search of the First Evolutionists and the two novels Ghostwalk and The Coral Thief. She is an affiliated scholar at the Dept of the History and Philosophy of Science Department at Cambridge and the co-director of the Writing and Science Project at UEA.