An Evening with Siddhartha Mukherjee
Siddhartha Mukherjee is a leading cancer physician and researcher at Columbia University. His bestselling book, "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer," won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction and was named one of the 10 best books of 2010 by the New York Times. He will discuss the history and science of this shape-shifting and formidable disease that causes one-quarter of all American deaths. Copies of the book will be available for sale at the event. Admission is free but tickets are required and will be available through the Duke Box Office (tickets.duke.edu) starting November 7.