Lowell Lecture

Carl Hart: Drug Use for Grownups: A Human Rights Perspective

Date & Time

Nov. 14, 2019 at 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Boston College - Gasson 100
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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Carl Hart

Presenting Organization

Boston College




Chandler Shaw (shawcp@bc.edu, 8066745510)

Carl L. Hart is the Ziff Professor of Psychology in the Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry at Columbia University. He has published dozens of scientific articles in the area of neuropsychopharmacology and is co-author of the textbook Drugs, Society, and Human Behavior (with Charles Ksir). His book High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know about Drugs and Society was the 2014 winner of the PEN/E. O Wilson Literary Science Writing Award. Fast Company magazine named Hart one of their Most Creative People of 2014.

Presented by the Lowell Humanities Series and cosponsored by the Park Street Corporation Speaker Series.