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Physicians Literature and Medicine

This group is private.

Organized by the Medical Ethics and Humanities Division which is sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. 

Contact Linda for more information at linda.carrlee@hsc.utah.edu

2021 Book Picks

January: Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis

February: Every Last Breath: A Memoir of Two illnesses by Joanne Jacobson

March: A Cross-Genre Selection of Writings about COVID-19

April: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

May: Learning From the Wounded: The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science by Shauna Devine

June: What Are You Going Through by Sigrid Nunez

July:  The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine, and Modern Life by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

August: Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker

September: The Plague by Albert Camus

October: The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts by Tessa Fontaine

November: A Chorus of Stones: The Private Life of War by Susan Griffin

December: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

 

Arrowsmith Cover Image
By Sinclair Lewis, Sally E. Parry (Introduction by), E.L. Doctorow (Afterword by)
$7.95
ISBN: 9780451530868
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Signet - March 4th, 2008

Every Last Breath: A Memoir of Two Illnesses Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781647690014
Availability: Special Order
Published: University of Utah Press - October 9th, 2020

Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060838676
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amistad - March 19th, 2013

Learning from the Wounded: The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science (Civil War America) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781469633374
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 1st, 2017

What Are You Going Through: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593191415
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2020

The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine, and Modern American Life (A Quadrant Book) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780816674756
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Univ Of Minnesota Press - August 15th, 2016

Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525562641
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor Books - March 2nd, 2021

The Plague (Vintage International) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679720218
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Published: Vintage - May 7th, 1991

The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374538408
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 7th, 2019

A Chorus of Stones: The Private Life of War Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780385418850
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - October 15th, 1993