Science or Science Fiction: Blurring Reality

Science Conversation event
Friday, April 15, 7:00pm
The Gershman Y
401 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA


The film Gattaca (1997) displayed the promise and pitfalls of genetic design. Dr. Stefan Samulewicz, Associate Professor of Biology, La Salle University, and Dr. Barry Vacker, Assistant Professor of Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Mass Media, Temple University, team up to co-facilitate a screening and discussion on how biological engineering and technology is portrayed in cinema.


To register, go to  This event is free and open to the public.  Walk-ins accepted but seating is on a first come, first serve basis.


La Salle University, Temple University, The Gershman Y