This weekend, CitiGen postdoc Sarah Abel will give a presentation based on her research at a community event on DNA, genealogy and identity at the Mockingbird Theatre in Birmingham.The event is organised by Community Perspectives, and Sarah will be giving the annual Wilson Alexander Shervington Lecture, on the topic “Can DNA really tell us who we are?” The talk will be followed by a film screening of the documentary The Language You Cry In (1998), and a question and answer session.

Entry to the event is free, and you can reserve a place here.