Illinois Libraries Present - Dr. Temple Grandin

From June 04, 2024 7:00 pm until June 04, 2024 8:00 pm

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Prominent speaker and professor, Dr. Temple Grandin, shares on the gifts of Neurodiversity

Join us for a special event with Dr. Grandin, one of the world’s most accomplished and well-known adults with autism. Dr. Grandin has been at the forefront of research and activism for autism and neurodiversity for decades.

Her memoir, Emergence: Labeled Autistic, was published in 1986 and she has continued to write about autism and neurodivergence over the decades. Her most recent book is Visual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions.

Dr. Grandin’s research and understanding of animal behavior spearheaded a reform in the quality of life for agricultural animals worldwide.

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PLEASE NOTE: This is a rescheduled program from April 3