Perusall Engage: What Are the Chances? Why We Believe in Luck with author Barbara Blatchley begins July 22nd! Click to learn more.

Do you feel lucky?

Learn why in our upcoming Perusall Engage event, What Are the Chances? Why We Believe in Luck by Barbara Blatchley, winner of the American Psychological Association's 2023 William James Book Award.

Sign up for this 4-week asynchronous, author-facilitated, communal reading experience -- only on Perusall!

What Are the Chances? Book by Barbara Blatchley

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