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Q & A with Dr. Azra Raza: A moderated discussion about writing

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Presented by The Creative Nonfiction Foundation at The Beauty Shoppe Arsenal Motors, Pittsburgh PA

Mar 13 2020
Q & A with Dr. Azra Raza: A moderated discussion about writing

Join Dr. Raza, author of The First Cell: And the Human Costs of Pursuing Cancer to the Last, in an intimate setting to explore the use of narrative in her work.

Dr. Azra Raza has dedicated her life to studying cancer, and to making the unbearable easier to bear. In The First Cell: And the Human Costs of Pursuing Cancer to the Last, Raza gives a searing account of the current state of cancer and its impacts on real people, including herself. She describes how she bore the terrible burden of being her own husband’s oncologist as he succumbed to leukemia, and how this personal experience shaped her approach to research. With a mixture of scholarship and

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