Thursday 22 June 2017
From the plastic surgeon battling to restore a blasted hand to the amputee learning to walk again, Mayhew’s stories speak of the limits of human life as well as of unexpected survival. Come and hear more about our growing ability to save people from ever closer encounters with death, and the potential costs.
A Heavy Reckoning is published by Wellcome Collection and Profile Books.
This event is FREE. Tickets will become available below from 11.00 on Friday 26 May.