Vanessa Woods on the Bonobo Handshake

January 9, 2011

Vanessa Woods went to the Congo because she fell in love with a man.  She stayed because she fell in love with bonobo apes.  (She married the man).  A research scientist at Duke University, she's the author of "Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo." She tells Anne Strainchamps what we should know about bonobos. 



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