Cynthia Lowen, author of “The Cloud that Contained the Lightning,” will give a reading at Colorado College. The book, about Robert Oppenheimer was a 2012 National Poetry Series selection. She is a Colorado College alumna and co-producer of the acclaimed film “Bully.”
Oppenheimer, a physicist, worked on the Manhattan Project during World War Ii, and was known as the “Father of the Atomic Bomb.”
The free public event is at 7 p.m. March 6 in the Gates Common Room, third floor of Palmer Hall, 1025 N. Cascade Ave.