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Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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June 2018

Hemingway/Salinger: The Trauma Artists

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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featuring Andrew Farah, Chief of Psychiatry, High Point Regional Health, UNC Health Care Ernest Hemingway and J.D. Salinger are giants of 20th-century American literature, but both suffered from neurological and psychological conditions in their later years. How might Hemingway’s history of head trauma and Salinger’s PTSD, incurred as a result of his military service in World War II, have contributed to or hampered their artistic output? What can we learn about their works through investigating their neurological histories? What insights…

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