September 21, 2014
New Annotation: Jeffrey Berman's collection of essays on writers' end-of-life memoirs Dying in Character
New Annotation: David Oshinksy's Pulitzer Prize-winning history of polio in America Polio: An American Story
New Annotation: Barbara Milligan's book Desperate Hope: Experiencing God in the Midst of Breast Cancer
New Annotation: Ben Shapiro's movie Brief Encounters, a documentary about photographer Gregory Crewdson and his psychologically compelling work.
New Annotation: Laurie Edwards' history/memoir In the Kingdom of the Sick: A Social History of Chronic Illness in America
We are pleased to announce that Barron Lerner, MD, PhD, has joined our Editorial Board.
Dr. Lerner is a professor in the Departments of Medicine and Population Health at NYU Langone Medical Center. His fifth book, The Good Doctor: A Father, a Son, and the Evolution of Medical Ethics, was published by Beacon Press in May of 2014. In addition to his research, Dr. Lerner practices general internal medicine and teaches medical ethics and the history of medicine.
You can read a recent interview with Dr. Lerner on our blog.
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ADDITIONS:Lucy Bruell has been appointed Editor in Chief of the Literature, Arts and Medicine Database effective September 1, 2011. Founding editor Felice Aull is now Editor Emerita.
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|Roger Angell||This Old Man|
|George Saunders||Tenth of December|
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