Origin: A Genetic History of the Americas

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jennifer Raff’s first book has been published!

You can find some Book Reviews below:

New York Times

You can find some of Dr. Raff’s recent interviews and podcasts here:

NY Times Book Review
Tides of History:The Genetic Origins of Indigenous Americans
Peacock: The Mehdi Hasan Show
genetics unzipped: Genetics of the Americas
The Extreme History Project: The Dirt on the Past
KERA / think with Krys Boyd
History 605
Tales from Aztlantis
NPR / KUCR 89.3 – Up To Date
Daily Stoic Podcast (March 18th)
Human Biology Association (March 28th)
The Next Big Idea Podcast (Apple)
The Next Big Idea (Spotify)
Quirks and Quarks, CBC Radio
The Big Picture with Edwin Eisendrath
Why Is This Happening? (The Chris Hayes Podcast)
Kansas Public Radio

And some upcoming Virtual Talks:
(This will be updated as needed)

Jay Heritage Center, Rye, NY – June 3rd, 2022 @ 6pm EST
Lawrence Public Library – Origin: A Genetic History of the Americas – May 24th, 2022 @ 6 pm CST
KU Center for Genomics Spring Symposium – April 15th, 2022 @ 4 pm CST
The Explorers Club – Monday, March 21st, 2022 @ 7 pm EST

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