The Harriet W. Sheridan Literature and Medicine Lecture features distinguished scholars who foster a reflective dialogue with the community about the illness experience. Giving this year’s lecture is Elaine McMillion Sheldon, the Academy Award- and Emmy-nominated director of “Heroin(e),” a Netflix original short documentary that follows three women fighting the opioid crisis in West Virginia. RSVP required. Starr Auditorium, MacMillan Hall, 167 Thayer Street.