Dr. Jonathan Shay, M.D., PH.D.,
to talk at the University of Michigan
Ann Arbor Campus
Acclaimed psychiatrist and best selling author, Dr. Jonathan Shay is a recent winner of the MacArthur Foundation’s Genius Award for his unique perspective on the psychological impact of war.
In his two books “Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character” & “Odysseus in America: Combat Trauma and the Trials of Homecoming” he examines the experiences of combat veterans through the lens of the classical texts The Illiad, The Odyssey and The Aeneid.
The lectures are free and open to the public.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Restoring the Architecture of Character After Combat Trauma
10:30 to 12:00 pm
Rachel Upjohn Building Auditorium
4250 Plymouth Road
Main Campus Lecture
& the Trials of Homecoming
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
915 E. Washington St.
Book signing after the lecture
For more information please contact Jane Spinner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event is jointly sponsored by:
The University of Michigan Depression Center and Department of Psychiatry,
Department of Veterans Affairs VISN 11 Mental Health Service Line,