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June Readings

June 14, 2016 7:00pm Hardwick Hall, UBC Medical Student and Alumni Centre 2750 Heather St, Vancouver For the June meeting of the Lucid Book Club and Reading Series, we will be featuring a diverse group of writers and mental health … Continue reading

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The Empathy Exams: Essays

Monday April 4, 2016 7:00 pm Hardwick Hall, UBC Medical Student and Alumni Centre 2750 Heather St, Vancouver Discussant: Rita Charon, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Medicine and Executive Director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University. Readers … Continue reading

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An Anthropologist on Mars

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 7:00pm-9:00pm Alumni Room UBC Medical Student & Alumni Centre (MSAC) 2750 Heather Street, Vancouver, BC  Canada  V5Z 4M2 (Corner of 12th and Heather) “Neurological patients, Oliver Sacks has written, are travellers to unimaginable lands. An Anthropologist on … Continue reading

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Call for Presenters

The Lucid Book Club and Reading Series is seeking 10-15 minute creative readings on the theme of mental illness/health for our June 11th meeting, running from 7:15-9:00PM.  We are open to all genres of creative expression, from poetry, fiction, essay, … Continue reading

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children of air india: un/authorized exhibits and interjections

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 – 7:15 pm Poet Renée Sarojini Saklikar will be reading from her new book, children of air india, a poetic exploration of Air India Flight 182, Canada’s worst act of aviation terror. Renée Sarojini Saklikar writes thecanadaproject, a … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Events Calendar

Dear friends of the Lucid Book Club and Reading Series: We are delighted to announce our Spring 2014 events calendar.  Starting in February, our meetings will resume on the second Wednesday of each month at the Coach House on Green … Continue reading

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