Conversation: What if we were immortal?

A conversation about Long for this World: The Strange Science of Immortality -- with author Jonathan Weiner and Liz Barry, managing director of the U-M Life Sciences Institute -- is coming up 5:30-7 pm Wednesday (Sept. 22) at U-M Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery. The discussion will touch on questions including, "Can you imagine the troubles that would come along with eternal life?" A book sale and signing will follow, courtesy of Nicola’s Books. The event is sponsored by The Author's Forum, a collaboration of the U-M Institute for the Humanities, University Library, Great Lakes Literary Arts Center, and the Ann Arbor Book Festival.