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SOAZ Book Club - Brown Bag CLE Luncheon and Membership Meeting

When:
Monday, August 15, 2022, 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM
Where:
Various locations around Tucson for Small Group Discussion

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Laine P McDonald
Category:
Southern Arizona Luncheon
Registration is required before Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 5:00 PM
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Please Register by Wednesday, August 10, 2022



August 15, 2022 we will be having our annual book club CLE luncheon. This will be our first in-person CLE luncheon since 2020. We will be easing back in to in-person and splitting into small groups in various parts of town to discuss the book Radium Girls by Kate Moore. Sign up and locations will be forthcoming.

Radium Girls is the incredible true story of the women heroes who were exposed to radium in factories across the U.S. in the early 20th century, and their brave and groundbreaking battle to strengthen workers' rights, even as the fatal poison claimed their own lives...

The Curies' newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty and wonder drug of the medical community. From body lotion to tonic water, the popular new element shines bright in the otherwise dark years of the First World War.

Meanwhile, hundreds of girls toil amidst the glowing dust of the radium-dial factories. The glittering chemical covers their bodies from head to toe; they light up the night like industrious fireflies. With such a coveted job, these "shining girls" are the luckiest alive ― until they begin to fall mysteriously ill.

But the factories that once offered golden opportunities are now ignoring all claims of the gruesome side effects, and the women's cries of corruption. And as the fatal poison of the radium takes hold, the brave shining girls find themselves embroiled in one of the biggest scandals of America's early 20th century, and in a groundbreaking battle for workers' rights that will echo for centuries to come.

Amazon link to purchase the book: click here.

*The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hour toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0.0 hour of professional responsibility.






 

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