Miss Evers' Boys Monday, June 27, 2016 NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Join Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences and the Shakespeare Theatre Company for a free staged reading of David Feldshuh's Miss Evers' Boys. A powerful story based on the true events surrounding the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, Miss Evers' Boys remind us for the need for ethical standards in research and the importance of empathy in art.
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