Past Narrative Medicine Rounds

An archive of past rounds events.

  • April 2022 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "ONE FRIDAY IN APRIL: A Story of Suicide and Survival," a conversation moderated by Dr. Michael Devlin
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  • March 2022 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "THE FAMILY ROE: An American Story," a conversation moderated by Dr. Carolyn Westhoff.
    Headshot of Author Joshua Prager
  • February 2022 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "Empire of Pain: The Sackler Family and the Opioid Crisis," a conversation with Patrick Radden Keefe moderated by Carl Erik Fisher.
    Patrick Radden Keefe
  • December 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "DIRTY WORK: Essential Jobs and the Hidden Toll of Inequality in America," a talk with Eyal Press about his book.
    Headshot of Eyal Press
  • November 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) 1987-1993," a talk with Sarah Schulman about her book and the history of ACT UP and American AIDS activism.
    Headshot of Sarah Schulman
  • October 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "We Talked to Hundreds of People About Sex. Here’s What We Learned," a talk with authors & collaborators Julia Rothman and Shaina Feinberg
    Illustration of Shaina Feinberg and Julia Rothman taking notes
  • September 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “An Hour with Reginald Dwayne Betts: Prison, Law, Poetry”
    Headshot of Reginald Dwayne Betts
  • June 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "a performance and semi-collaborative learning experience with members of the FLS Academy"
    Logo for Freestyle Love Academy in Black and White
  • May 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "Between Two Kingdoms," a talk with writer and speaker Suleika Jaouad
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  • April 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "Dual Dialogue: Reflections on Narrative Medicine and TV writing," a talk with screenwriter Jase Miles-Perez
    Headshot of Jase Miles-Perez
  • March 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "What Can A Body Do? How We Meet the Built World," a talk by humanist-in-tech Sara Hendren
    Headshot of Sara Hendren
  • February 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Homo Irrealis," a talk with writer André Aciman about his new essay collection
    Andre Aciman is an American memoirist, essayist, novelist, and scholar
  • January 2021 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Main Street: How a City's Heart Connects Us All,” a talk by social psychiatrist Mindy Thompson Fullilove
    Professor Mindy Fullilove will speak at January 2021 Narrative Medicine Rounds
  • December 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Police Violence as Public Health Threat: Exploring the Alternatives,” a talk by author and professor Alex S. Vitale
    Alex S. Vitale will speak at December Narrative Medicine Rounds
  • CANCELED: November 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments,” a talk by author and professor Saidiya Hartman
    Author and professor Saidiya Hartman
  • October 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • "Having and Being Had," a talk by writer Eula Biss about her new book, an interrogation of work, leisure, luxury and capitalism
    Writer Eula Biss will speak at October Narrative Medicine Rounds
  • September 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Metagnosis: Revelatory Narratives of Health and Identity,” a talk by writer Danielle Spencer, PhD
    Headshot of Danielle Spencer, PhD in black and white.
  • August 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration,” a talk with writer and professor Nicole R. Fleetwood
    Headshot of Nicole Fleetwood
  • June 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland,” a talk with Jonathan M. Metzl
    Portrait of Jonathan Metzl
  • May 2020 Virtual Narrative Medicine Rounds

    • “Passing for Human: Writing Comics from Life,” a talk by cartoonist Liana Finck