What can writers and teachers of Creative Writing learn from psychiatry, neuroscience, and other medical disciplines about the links between creativity and mental illness?
On the evening of Friday 26th May 2017, in the Keynes Library at Birkbeck, Professor Kay Redfield Jamison gave a reading from her amazing medical and poetic biography, Robert Lowell: Setting the River on Fire. She then discussed it, and many other things, with me.
The podcast from that event can be listened to here:
(Apologies. Sound quality isn’t as high as the other recordings. This was the back-up. Thanks to Oscar Windsor-Smith.)