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Panel of Auburn authors to discuss Charles Darwin book for Discover Auburn series March 19

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – “Charles Darwin: A Celebration of His Life and Legacy,” will be the subject of a book talk and signing, Tuesday, March 19, at 3 p.m. in the Special Collections and Archives department of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library. Auburn University Libraries and the Auburn University Bookstore will host the public event, the next in the ongoing Discover Auburn series.

In 2009, Auburn University hosted a semester-long “Darwin Celebration” commemorating the 200th anniversary of Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of “Origin of Species.” The essays in “Charles Darwin: A Celebration of His Life and Legacy” were first presented as talks for the series telling the interdisciplinary story of Darwin’s influence.

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