Canine Cosmonaut: The Story of the First Animal to Orbit Earth
Join Kurt Caswell, professor of creative writing at Texas Tech University and author of the book Laika: The Legacy of a Soviet Space Dog, as he discusses the story of Laika, the Soviet rescue dog that became the first animal to orbit the earth. This event is co-sponsored by the San Antonio Humane Society and will feature a Q&A and reception afterwards. More details to come. Free and open to the public.