Alice Dreger

Is anatomy destiny?

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Filmed Jan 2010 at TEDxNorthwesternU
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Alice Dreger works with people at the edge of anatomy, such as conjoined twins and intersexed people. In her observation, it's often a fuzzy line between male and female, among other anatomical distinctions. Which brings up a huge question: Why do we let our anatomy determine our fate?

Alice Dreger
/ Historian

Alice Dreger studies history and anatomy, and acts as a patient advocate.  Full bio.

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