Nellie Hermann

Nellie Hermann, creative director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University, has published two novels, The Cure for Grief and The Season of Migration. Her nonfiction has appeared in an anthology about siblings, Freud’s Blindspot, as well as in Academic Medicine. Over the last ten years she has taught fiction and narrative medicine to undergraduates, medical students, graduate students, and clinicians of all sorts, and has given conference addresses in Iowa, California, Seoul, Korea, and elsewhere. Nellie is the recipient of a 2016 NEA Literature Fellowship and a 2017–18 Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library.

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