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LIR Presents: “Silent Sky”
March 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm$9
Join Learning in Retirement for a presentation of Lauren Gunderson’s Silent Sky, followed by a discussion with director Merlaine Angwall.
Inspired by the true-life events of a 19th century astronomer, Henrietta Swan Leavitt. She works as a human computer at the Harvard College Observatory where men belittle then covet her brilliance. Leavitt discovers music in the night sky and abides the earthly stars of family and love.