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Blood Divided: The Story of Dr. Charles R. Drew Exhibit

Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

October 20 - December 01

The Blood Divided exhibit highlights the life and accomplishments of Dr. Charles R. Drew, the blood banking pioneer who could not donate blood himself because he was African American. Blood Equality was launched in 2015 in partnership with Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC), FCB Health, and artist Jordan Eagles’ Blood Mirror project to address discrimination against prospective LGBTQ blood donors and allow everyone an equal opportunity to donate blood. One In Our Blood is a... [more+]
The Blood Divided exhibit highlights the life and accomplishments of Dr. Charles R. Drew, the blood banking pioneer who could not donate blood himself because he was African American. Blood Equality was launched in 2015 in partnership with Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC), FCB Health, and artist Jordan Eagles’ Blood Mirror project to address discrimination against prospective LGBTQ blood donors and allow everyone an equal opportunity to donate blood. One In Our Blood is a comprehensive, city-wide program of events and exhibitions, conceived and coordinated by Birmingham Curator Paul Barrett, building on the work of Blood Equality. For more information about the One in Our Blood program, please visit the Blood Equality website. [less-]

Dates & times

Sun, Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Nov 20 @ 9:00 am Tue, Nov 21 @ 9:00 am + 6 more dates and times

Wed, Nov 22 @ 9:00 am Mon, Nov 27 @ 9:00 am Tue, Nov 28 @ 9:00 am Wed, Nov 29 @ 9:00 am Thu, Nov 30 @ 9:00 am Fri, Dec 01 @ 9:00 am - Less dates

Admission

Free and open to the public during library hours.

205-226-3601

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