Morning North | Jan 17, 2013 | 4:14

The Human Library Project: Michael Persinger

We're profiling the individuals taking part in the CBC's Human Library Project. In Sudbury, 10 people have volunteered to be "human books" for the day on January 26th. Today's "human book" is Dr. Michael Persinger. He loves brains and has been studying them for over 40 years.

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