Jefferson Exchange | November 19, 2013
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Tue November 19, 2013

Blood, The Stuff Of Life

Lawrence Hill examines blood from the cellular level on up, in his book "Blood: The Stuff of Life."

"It's in the blood." 

Credit House of Anansi

Ever heard that statement? 

There are many notable quotations about blood, both as a literal substance that keeps us alive, and as a figurative connector that enables race and rage, kin and humankind. 

Canadian writer Lawrence Hill considers both the literal and the figurative in his book Blood: The Stuff of Life. 
 

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