Author Mindy McGinnis - Blood, Brains & Lobotomies

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Author Mindy McGinnis shares the research behind her Edgar Award-Winning Gothic historical thriller, A MADNESS SO DISCREET. Learn about how doctors treated brain injuries in the 1890’s and the different aspects of care for the mentally ill – for better or for worse. Also included is a brief history of The Athens Lunatic Asylum, the setting for the novel.


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